Google to shut down Reader and more as part of spring cleaning

Shawn Knight

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Less is more at Google this year as the search giant has announced plans to retire more services in the latest wave of spring cleaning. Paramount among them is Google Reader, the company’s web-based program that allows users to subscribe...

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St1ckM4n

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I'd like to point out that the top five alternatives are getting hammered. Heck, they've actually been offline a lot of the time. So really, Greader didn't have a 'dwindling following' as Google says. :(