AccuWeather.com® Launches New RSS Center
September 13, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Technology NewsSTATE COLLEGE, Pa.ó AccuWeather.com today announced the launch of its new RSS Center, featuring syndicated feeds for current conditions, weather forecasts, news and entertainment, and some of the most authoritative weather blogs available on the web.
The new center is a one-stop destination for the AccuWeather.com weather and news content upon which millions of users have come to depend. Viewable through the most popular RSS readers or web pages, including Yahoo!, Google, MSN, and AOL homepage, the feeds dynamically update, offering headlines and clickable summaries every time news, blog, or forecast items are changed or added.
Current conditions and two-day forecasts are available in this convenient format for more than three million U.S. and international locations. Eight news headline feeds are available, including regional and national U.S. weather, world news, and weather features. Also available among the feeds are AccuWeather.com's diverse range of blogs from respected meteorologists. Visitors will also find feeds for AccuWeather.com's astronomy, travel, global perspective, and global warming blogs.
"AccuWeather.com is proud to roll out the RSS Center, offering a wider range of feeds for weather, news, and entertainment than any other provider online," said Jim Candor, AccuWeather.comís Senior Vice President of New Media. "This is part of our ongoing effort to provide weather to our customers whenever and however they need it."
A variety of other popular tools are available for free at the AccuWeather.com Download Center, including email forecasts and weather alerts, the ForecastFox weather plug-in for Firefox, an AccuWeather.com Toolbar for Internet Explorer Ė available in both English and Spanish Ė and many more gadgets and widgets. All downloads are simple and require no registration.
About AccuWeather, Inc. and AccuWeather.com
AccuWeather, The World's Weather Authority®, presents accurate, localized, branded forecasts and severe weather bulletins to over 110 million Americans each day via the Internet, mobile devices and IPTV, through the airwaves, in print and on digital signage. The 113 meteorologists at AccuWeather deliver a portfolio of customized products and services to media, business, government, and institutions, and inform millions of visitors worldwide through the free AccuWeather.com website. AccuWeather also provides content onto more than 20,000 third-party Internet sites, including CNN Interactive, ABC's owned and operated stations, The Washington Post and The New York Times. Visit www.accuweather.com for more information.