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Google Reader to be put down on July 1st

Google Reader to close its doors on July 1st

By: Anthony Garreffa from Mar 13, 2013 @ 21:33 CDT

Google are closing another service, this time its Google Reader RSS aggregator. Google will close the Reader service on July 1st, after being open for over eight years.

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Reader hasn't seen many updates in the last few months, with the last update involving integration into Google+, removing Reader's own native sharing service. Google will also end support for the Google Voice app for BlackBerry smartphones, pushing users toward the HTML5-based webapp.

NEWS SOURCES:theverge.com

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