AmphetaDesk and the Adventures of Morbus Iff. Morbus Iff shares his thoughts on the development of AmphetaDesk and the current state of syndicated news
For developers, this creates a wonderful perplexity. Developers can support RSS 1.0 and know that the format won't change - the primary means of development are in extended modules (which typically fill a small niche and are not widely used). Supporting 1.0, however, may be more difficult than supporting the easier v0.9x versions. The downside of supporting v0.9x is that you can't be sure a new version won't come out while you sleep the weekend away.