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Mathew Ingram / GigaOM:
Watch out, internet: Dave Winer is back in the business of making blogging tools   —  He may not have the same kind of public profile as the teenaged founder who sold his company to Yahoo for $30 million, or the founders of hot apps like SnapChat or Instagram, but Dave Winer has done a lot …
Mar 29, 2013, 10:30 AMIn context
Marco Arment / Marco.org:
The power of the RSS reader   —  With the decreasing use of RSS readers over the last few years, which will probably be accelerated by Google Reader's shutdown in July, many are bidding good riddance to a medium that they never used well.  —  RSS is easy to abuse.  In 2011, I wrote Sane RSS usage:
Mar 27, 2013, 1:25 AMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Digg Hints Its Google Reader Replacement Will Go Beyond RSS Alone To Include Content From Social Media, HN, Reddit & More  —  Digg today responded to early user feedback about its plans for a Google Reader replacement announced earlier this month, saying that it has narrowed down incoming requests …
Mar 25, 2013, 12:20 PMIn context
Ed Bott / ZDNet:
Embrace, extend, extinguish: How Google crushed and abandoned the RSS industry   —  Summary: Most of the commentary I've read so far about the loss of Google Reader has been about its use as an RSS client.  But that's a red herring.  The real victims were companies that had planned in 2005 and 2006 to build RSS sync engines.
Mar 23, 2013, 11:45 AMIn context
Jason Clampet / Skift:
Google quietly pulls plug on Frommer's print travel guidebooks   —  The first edition of “Europe on $5 a Day” alongside “Frommer's Belize,” which is the last title in the series that has a cover image on Amazon.com.  —  » Get your daily dose of Skift: subscribe to our newsletter, RSS, Twitter or Facebook.
Mar 21, 2013, 2:00 PMIn context
Stephen Shankland / CNET:
Google undeletes RSS extension for Chrome browser   —  It's not dead after all.  Google has resurrected an extension that lets Chrome handle RSS and Atom feeds, even though it's not resurrecting the related Google Reader service.  The 868,163 people who've installed Google's RSS-handling extension …
Mar 19, 2013, 12:40 PMIn context
T.C. Sottek / The Verge:
More than 500,000 Google Reader users flock to Feedly in two days   —  Google's controversial decision to shut down Google Reader on July 1st has left its users searching for a new news-collecting homeland, and we now have an idea of the scale of the RSS diaspora.
Mar 16, 2013, 10:00 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
It's Not Just Reader - Google Kills Its RSS Subscription Browser Extension, Too   —  Oh Google.  Thought we wouldn't notice that you're trying to kill off not just Google Reader, but also your support and endorsement for the RSS format itself?  People have just started noticing …
Mar 15, 2013, 3:15 PMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / Slate:
Why Did Google Reader Die?   —  And what free Web service will be next?  —  Google Reader  —  Screenshot via Google  —  I've made it pretty clear that I don't like RSS readers.  When you subscribe to your favorite sites and read all their articles in a single, text-heavy interface …
Mar 15, 2013, 1:15 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Digg announces plan to build an RSS reader with 'the best of Google Reader's features,' including its API   —  Following Google's announcement to kill off Google Reader on July 1st, Digg on Thursday revealed it is building an RSS reader.  The company is planning to reproduce many of the features …
Mar 14, 2013, 9:15 PMIn context

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