email AND rss/atom

Alex Barnett has a phenomenal chart tracking some of the benefits of RSS over email, but the key takeaways for me are that the future will support many more protocols for news/ information and that we need to provide real benefits to raise adoption rates of new technologies. In that sense, I have the most hope for atom as the future syndication protocol because I feel it has the most room to grow.
Email v RSS, let us move on…