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Windows 7: Google scraps Chrome's RSS extension along with Reader

18 Mar 2013   #1
Brink
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Google scraps Chrome's RSS extension along with Reader

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Google's decision to kill its Google Reader service has caused some collateral damage: the end of a related Chrome extension that let the browser handle RSS feeds.

RSS and the similar Atom technology make it easier for people to subscribe to regular updates published on Web sites, and Google Reader was a popular way for people to read that content. Google announced that it's scrapping Google Reader on July 1, but it's already gone ahead and withdrawn the feed-finding Chrome extension.

The extension would detect Web sites' feeds then let people use a variety of RSS reader services to subscribe to those feeds.
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Google scraps Chrome's RSS extension along with Reader | Internet & Media - CNET News


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19 Mar 2013   #2
kado897

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Service Pack 1
 
 

I's a pity about that. I used it quite extensively. I'm giving RSSOwl a try instead.
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