Apple Caught Cheating on RSS Standard

The Photocasting feature in Apple's updated iPhoto application violates numerous Internet standards, according to several dignitaries from the RSS community.

"Photocasting centers around a single undocumented extension element in a namespace that does not need to be declared," stated Mark Pilgrim, a software developer who conducted a number of tests in an effort to document the feature.

"IPhoto 6 does not understand the first thing about HTTP, the first thing about XML, or the first thing about RSS," he said. Apple Caught Cheating on RSS Standard - NewsFactor Network

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 20th January 2006 11:23PM