Why Google Chrome does not support RSS Feeds out of the box?

Why Google Chrome does not support RSS Feeds out of the box?

Google Operating System has an interesting post on why Google decided to add support for RSS feeds to Chrome web browser through an extension.

Pretty much every web browser out there support RSS feeds out of the box. And this comes handy for users who like to stay updated with websites using them.

Google on the other hand decided that Chrome has to feature what majority of web users want in a web browser.

And it is a fact that RSS does not interest everybody out there.

With an extension, anyone who wants RSS support in Chrome can add it in a matter of seconds.

Checkout:

On Google Chrome’s Lack of Native Support for Feeds
RSS or Atom support needed
RSS Subscription Extension (by Google)

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