I find it very hard to keep track of new posts on The Area. The View New Post and View Todays Active Topic pages just don’t do it for me.
So I created a Yahoo pipe to combine the RSS feeds for all the Softimage forums. You can find the pipe here:
The RSS feed for the pipe here:
Note that the forum RSS feeds always show the first post of the discussion, so the RSS feeds tell you only which discussions have been updated recently. You have to click through to see the most recent post.