Google Reader

Google to kill location-sharing mobile app `Latitude`

Search engine giant Google is reportedly going to shut down service of its location mobile app, Latitude, by 9 August.

Jul 15, 2013, 13:39 PM IST

Google closes book on Reader news story service

Reader's "RSS feeds" had long been a popular way to stay updated on subjects of interest, but users are increasingly turning to social media such as Facebook and Twitter instead.

Jul 02, 2013, 08:53 AM IST

Is it difficult to find Google Reader’s replacement?

Launched in 2005, Google Reader made it easy for people including this writer to aggregate and organise RSS feeds on their favourite websites without having to visit each and every one.

Jun 28, 2013, 17:12 PM IST

Digg to launch alternative to Google Reader prior to its removal

Social news website Digg is set to launch its product, an alternative to Google Reader on June 26, less than a week before Google shuts down its reader service.

Jun 18, 2013, 16:24 PM IST

Google might dump Reader RSS over privacy issues

Internet search giant Google could be shutting down its RSS app Google Reader in a bid to avoid problematic compliance issues related to privacy, it has been claimed.

Mar 26, 2013, 12:55 PM IST

Petition to save Google Reader hits 100,000 signatures

The campaign to save Google Reader is gaining momentum, with 100,000 people signing the online petition in a bid to stop Google withdrawing the service.

Mar 17, 2013, 20:52 PM IST

Google Reader to retire on July 1

Internet giant Google announced on Wednesday that it will officially shut down its popular RSS service, Google Reader, on July 1st, 2013 under a house cleaning campaign.

Mar 14, 2013, 09:50 AM IST