Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 13th Mar 2013 23:27 UTC
Google "We launched Google Reader in 2005 in an effort to make it easy for people to discover and keep tabs on their favorite websites. While the product has a loyal following, over the years usage has declined. So, on July 1, 2013, we will retire Google Reader. Users and developers interested in RSS alternatives can export their data, including their subscriptions, with Google Takeout over the course of the next four months." This makes me very, very sad. Any good alternatives - alternatives with Windows Phone and Metro applications, that is?
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The first alternatives I found...
by emarkp on Thu 14th Mar 2013 01:50 UTC
emarkp
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2005-09-10

are here:

http://reviews.cnet.com/8301-19512_7-57574201-233/google-reader-is-...

I'm really sad about this. The web-centricness of it is key. As a long Vim user, I love the keyboard shortcuts as well. I can plow through my daily news quite easily with it.

Sigh.

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