Featured Mobileburn Video

Our online glossary is here to help you make sense of the terminology used in the cell phone industry. It covers mobile technologies, such as 3G and 4G, and even includes a bit of information on smartphone operating systems and the companies that make the cell phones and other mobile technology devices we all use.

What is "RSS"?

RSS is a family of loosely related XML document formats used by news feed clients, often called feed readers, on devices such as mobile phones and personal computers. ATOM is a newer, competing format that has gained some support recently.

See Also: XML, news feed

Referred to by: news feed, XML

See a typo or something that needs a correction or clarification? Send us feedback and let us know.

Search for other terms:

Return to the Glossary Table of Contents.