Wednesday, August 15, 2012

iGoogle going away? Here's some fixes

With all of Google's other applications, there are a lot of ways to bypass any need for iGoogle. However, it does have one great purpose--RSS feeds/news feeds. So, what are some good solutions for when iGoogle disappears in November? Try some of these ideas:

And, Symbaloo is an online bookmarking site that is presented in a more spacial format with buttons. This can act as a homepage. You can add a bookmark for a Google Calendar, a bookmark for a news site, a bookmark for gmail, and so forth:

Check it out:

There are other bookmarking sites that are similar. You can check them out at Round Rock ISD's LiveBinder:

1 comment:

  1. If you're looking for a better way to consume RSS/news feeds you should look us up at Skim.Me ( We aggregate and organize your feeds into one place so you can browse more efficiently. We also recently wrote a blog post on why you should be happy that iGoogle is shutting down. You can find it here: