RIP: Today Is Google Reader’s Last Day

by William White | July 1, 2013 2:56 pm

RIP: Today Is Google Reader’s Last Day

google logo RIP: Today Is Google Reader's Last Day[1]Google’s (GOOG[2]) closes down its RSS service, Google Reader, after today.

Google announced back in March that it planned to shut down[3] the service.

Google Reader fans may be saddened by the loss, but there are other[4] alternatives[5].

R.I.P. Google Reader 2005–2013

Endnotes:
  1. [Image]: http://investorplace.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/07/google_logo.jpg
  2. GOOG: http://studio-5.financialcontent.com/investplace/quote?Symbol=GOOG
  3. shut down: http://investorplace.com/2013/03/google-to-shut-down-reader-in-july/
  4. other: http://boston.com/business/innovation/blogs/inside-the-hive/2013/07/01/google-reader-closes-alternatives-for-every-style-but-replacement/4EpLzcykRT9EWMZYQsgPWO/blog.html
  5. alternatives: http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/technology/google-reader-how-to-save-your-data-and-alternatives-to-consider/2013/07/01/4b35d4e8-e24b-11e2-a11e-c2ea876a8f30_story.html
  6. Digg: http://digg.com/login?next=%2Freader
  7. AOL Reader: http://reader.aol.com/
  8. Feedly: http://cloud.feedly.com/#welcome
  9. Flipboard: http://flipboard.com/
  10. NewsBlur: http://www.newsblur.com/

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