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Facebook's competitor to Flipboard could launch in January

Facebook's competitor to Flipboard could launch in January

By 14 January 2014

Facebook may finally launch its Flipboard competitor, dubbed "Paper", by the end of January, reports Recode. The launch follows years of experimentation and development of the project which is hoped will bring better news reading to users. There's still... >>

Facebook 'save for later' reading feature pops up in leaked screenshots

Facebook 'save for later' reading feature pops up in leaked screenshots

By 27 November 2013

Facebook wants to become your go-to RSS reader. Kind of. Technology blog MyTechSkool reports that Facebook is experimenting with a feature that would allow you to save links to a list for reading later. These links would first be shared inside of Facebook.... >>

Google is giving you until 15 July to get your Reader data out

Google is giving you until 15 July to get your Reader data out

By 2 July 2013

On Monday evening Google Reader took its last breath, closing down forever, and giving us RSS fanatics the task of looking for another solution. The product had a loyal following of news pundits and the educated, using it on a daily basis to gather the... >>

App of the day: Feedly review (Android)

App of the day: Feedly review (Android)

By 1 July 2013

Google Reader is dead. If Google Reader is a mystery to you, then so too will be today's app, so feel free to read another app review. If, however, the passing of Reader has left a void in your life, then Feedly might be the app (or service) to replace... >>

Google Reader is dead: Here are five alternatives

Google Reader is dead: Here are five alternatives

By 1 July 2013

Google is now shut. However it's time to move on and find another solution, because as expected, the flow of articles isn't stopping any time soon.  There are several options out there, both web-based and downloadable applications. Ultimately, you're... >>

Facebook planning Flipboard-style reader for mobiles

Facebook planning Flipboard-style reader for mobiles

By 24 June 2013

Further details have emerged of Facebook's long-rumoured Google Reader replacement, said to be an attempt to create a Flipboard-style service specifically for mobiles. Called Reader, recent versions of the project are looking fairly similar to Flipboard's... >>

Facebook potentially launching its own take on Google Reader

Facebook potentially launching its own take on Google Reader

By 14 June 2013

Facebook could be planning to launch its own version of Google Reader, which is due to shut down on 1 July. A developer has noticed mentions of RSS feeds in Facebook's code, hinting at the possibility of a reader launch. The developer, Tom Waddington,... >>

Feedly announces integration support from Reeder, Press, Newsify and more

Feedly announces integration support from Reeder, Press, Newsify and more

By 3 June 2013

Google Reader is shutting down in less than a month, but third-party RSS client Feedly is beefing up features and adding integration support from other services in an attempt to become a valid Reader replacement. Feedly announced on Monday that it... >>

Digg CEO: 'Digg Reader' won't be separate app

Digg CEO: 'Digg Reader' won't be separate app

By 23 May 2013

Digg CEO Andrew McLaughlin talked about his company's forthcoming Google Reader replacement on Wednesday while on stage at Internet Week New York, and he notably clarified that it is called "Digg Reader" and will not be a standalone app.  Digg, a... >>

Digg's upcoming Google Reader replacement will enter beta in June

Digg's upcoming Google Reader replacement will enter beta in June

By 30 April 2013

Last week, the social news aggregator Digg sent a survey to 18,000 people interested in its upcoming Google Reader replacement. From the 8,000 people who responded, Digg has gathered some interesting data and consequently dropped word of a few features... >>