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RSS/ATOM data sources
RSS and ATOM news feeds can be used as data sources in your applications. Below is the list of information you receive in your screen in such a case:
Information format
This kind of data source provides a list of news items. Each of these items contain the following keywords:

KEYWORDUSAGEMEANING
   
title$[title]The news title.
description$[description]Short news summary, in standard text format.
content:encoded$[content:encoded]Detailed news content, usually using HTML format.
date$[date]Publication date.
link$[link]URL of the web page containing the original news.
picture$[picture]URL of the illustrative picture.
Usage example
To show these information on a custom layout screen, here is an example of how to associate graphical items with data:

  • $[title]: used as text content of a standard text item.
  • $[content:encoded]: used as content for an HTML item.
  • $[link]: used as a keyword for web page URL in the click action of a button item.
  • $[picture]: used as a keyword for picture item data source.

Customization examples
Here is the same RSS news feed shown using different screen layouts and colors.