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Digg Is Probably Going to Charge for Its Google Reader Replacement Digg Is Probably Going to Charge for Its Google Reader Replacement
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Digg has just published the results of part 2 of their user survey into what makes a good RSS reader. It’s all part of their quest to build a Google Reader replacement, which they announced on the same day Google …

Betaworks Follows Digg Purchase With Instapaper Acquisition Betaworks Follows Digg Purchase With Instapaper Acquisition

Betaworks, the company behind Bit.ly, news.me, Chartbeat, and now Digg, has added Instapaper to is portfolio. Instapaper has served as a nice complement to news readers like Google Reader (or whatever you’re using these days). It’s great for when you …

In Their Quest to Build a Google Reader Replacement, Digg Finds Users Want Very Little Changed In Their Quest to Build a Google Reader Replacement, Digg Finds Users Want Very Little Changed

You definitely know that Google is killing Google Reader. You’ve either seen or been part of the outrage. Google will be officially shuttering their popular (but not popular enough) product on July 1st, but as you would expect they’re slowly …

Google’s Slow Poisoning of Google Reader Continues Google’s Slow Poisoning of Google Reader Continues

Although Google Reader is still up and running smoothly for now, Google is continuing to slowly rid the internet of any traces of its existence. Reader, which used to be one of the main options on Google’s omnipresent black bar …

Digg’s Google Reader Replacement Will Be Fast, Simple, and Play Well With Social Media Digg’s Google Reader Replacement Will Be Fast, Simple, and Play Well With Social Media

Just hours after Google made the unsurprisingly unpopular decision to kill off Google Reader on July 1st, Digg announced their plans to build their own RSS reader – one that will serve as a replacement both in functionality and in …

What The Industry Thinks About Google Reader’s Demise What The Industry Thinks About Google Reader’s Demise
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Google recently dropped the bombshell that it is closing down Google Reader, much to the chagrin of its loyal user base. I’ve done my share of ranting about it, and discussed why some businesses may want to be more strongly …

RSS.com Is Now for Sale with a $200K Asking Price RSS.com Is Now for Sale with a $200K Asking Price
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If you’re the owner of RSS.com, there’s probably no better time than now to try and sell it. On the heels of Google’s decision to kill their popular Google Reader RSS feed product and the outrage spawned by that decision, …

Making A News Reader For Android? You’ll Want To Watch This Making A News Reader For Android? You’ll Want To Watch This

Google is killing off Google Reader on July 1. The move opens an opportunity for somebody, maybe Digg, to come up with a news reader of their own. Now the very same company that’s killing the most popular RSS reader …

Google Reader Disappears from Black Bar Menu Inside Gmail, Google+ Google Reader Disappears from Black Bar Menu Inside Gmail, Google+
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As you all know, Google is killing Google Reader on July 1st. I’m sure plenty of you have shed some tears in the past week. For Google Reader power users, this sucks – plain and simple. And despite the loud …

Is Email Your Business’ Answer To The Loss Of Google Reader? Is Email Your Business’ Answer To The Loss Of Google Reader?
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Businesses have had the idea that “content is king” pounded into their brains for years. If you want to thrive online, you have to have compelling content that people want to read. The other side of that coin, however, is …

Google’s RSS Subscription Chrome Extension Is Back, Sans Google Reader Support Google’s RSS Subscription Chrome Extension Is Back, Sans Google Reader Support

Shortly after Google announced that they would be killing off Google Reader, angering a significant amount of users, they dealt another blow to RSS by yanking the Google RSS Subscription Chrome extension. More anger ensued. Why must you destroy everything …

Change.org: It’s Not Just Bloggers And Techies Who Will Miss Google Reader Change.org: It’s Not Just Bloggers And Techies Who Will Miss Google Reader

It didn’t take long after Google announced that it is killing off Google Reader to realize how much the product will be missed by quite a few people. Even the alternatives are having trouble keeping up with the demand from …

Feedly Goes Down As Demand From Google Reader Users Surges Feedly Goes Down As Demand From Google Reader Users Surges
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As you probably know by now, Google announced last week that it is shutting down Google Reader. Meanwhile, a lot of users are experimenting with some of the alternatives, trying to find one that meets their news consumption needs. One …

Will You Miss Google Reader? Clearly, Many Will. Will You Miss Google Reader? Clearly, Many Will.
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I was out on leave when the news came out: Google is killing Google Reader. No! Why? No! Should Google kill Google Reader? Will you miss it? Let us know what you think or if you care in the comments. …

Google+ Architect Asks What People Liked about Google Reader (for Future Reference) Google+ Architect Asks What People Liked about Google Reader (for Future Reference)
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As you probably know, Google is shutting down Google Reader on July 1st. And today, the senior engineer on the Google+ team is asking Google+ users to tell him exactly what they love about Google Reader, because he would “like …

Google Deals Yet Another Blow To RSS Google Deals Yet Another Blow To RSS

Fan of Google Reader and RSS feeds in general? You’re going to love this. Not only has Google announced the demise of Google Reader, but they’ve also killed the RSS Subscription Chrome extension. It’s no longer in the Chrome Web …

Save Google Reader Petition Quickly Tops 100,000 Signatures Save Google Reader Petition Quickly Tops 100,000 Signatures
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Within hours of Google announcing that they would be shutting down Google Reader on July 1st, a handful of petitions popped up that urged the company to reconsider. Those petitions included a few on Change.org, a single-serving site called keepgooglereader.com, …

Digg: We’re Building a Reader to Replace Google Reader Digg: We’re Building a Reader to Replace Google Reader
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If you were wondering which RSS reader is going to step up and fill the void left when Google yanks Google Reader out from under us on July 1st, Digg has your answer. It’s Digg. The answer is Digg. On …

Former Product Manager Says Google Reader Is Being Retired Because Of Google+ Former Product Manager Says Google Reader Is Being Retired Because Of Google+
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Google Reader is being retired on July 1. The Internet (and Hitler) have collectively lost it. What everybody wants to know, though, is why Google feels it needs to shut down Reader? The official company line is that usage has …

Hitler Isn’t Too Happy About the Google Reader Shutdown Hitler Isn’t Too Happy About the Google Reader Shutdown
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Apparently, you’re not the only one who’s furious that Google has decided to shut down Google Reader on July 1st, as part of its spring cleaning program. Ah, yes, the classic Hitler reacts video. And oldie but a goodie. And …

Google Reader Shutdown Prompts Plethora of Petitions Google Reader Shutdown Prompts Plethora of Petitions

As you may have heard, Google has just announced that they are closing the doors on their 8-year-old RSS aggregator Google Reader. The company cites declining usage and a need to focus on other products as reasons for the shutdown. …