[uf-discuss] Rationale for providing hAtom instead of Atom/RSS feeds

Mark Ng mark at markng.me.uk
Wed May 28 00:58:25 PDT 2008

> 2008/5/28 André Luís <andr3.pt at gmail.com>:
> Can someone provide me with a real use case?

One good use case is a API of sorts for historical information.  A
news site, for example, normally only gives you RSS/Atom for, lets
say, the last week.  hAtom provides structure for data older than
that- archives, etc.

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