Tech Updates

The apps that were taken too soon

Heartbreaks are bad, but have you ever experienced the pain of your favorite app shutting down?

It’s devastating when you learn about a tool or service you cherished using, and dreamt you’d grow old with. It happens more than we’d like, and it doesn’t ever get easier.

We asked you about the discontinued apps that you’re sad about, and wanted to raise a toast to our beloved tools.

Google Reader

Mentioning Google Reader on the internet always brings the strongest emotions out of millennials who grew up using Google’s web apps. The RSS feed organizer was released in 2001, and brought features like folders and offline reading that are common in every similar app now.

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