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Mashable: Over 500K Google Reader Users Migrate to Feedly
/ March 18, 2013 12:37 pm
Mashable: Over 500K Google Reader Users Migrate to Feedly

Mashable reports that RSS application Feedly has experienced an inflow of more than 500,000 new users following the news that Google has decide to shut down Google Reader on July 1. . Read More

The Slate: Why Did Google Reader Die?
/ March 14, 2013 4:02 pm
The Slate: Why Did Google Reader Die?

Farhad Manjoo, Slate's technology columnist, offers an interesting article on the death of Google Reader. . Read More

Digital Activist, Reddit Co-Founder, Aaron Swartz Dead at 26
/ January 12, 2013 6:31 pm
Digital Activist, Reddit Co-Founder, Aaron Swartz Dead at 26

Digital activist and Reddit Co-Founder, Aaron Swartz, committed suicide on Friday. Swartz, a strong proponent of Internet freedom, was the founder of and a co-creator of the RSS 1.0 standard. . Read More

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RSS news aggregator Mediafed acquires Taptu mobile
/ September 20, 2012 12:15 pm
RSS news aggregator Mediafed acquires Taptu mobile

Mediafed, a leader in monetizing RSS news feeds, announced today it is acquiring mobile search and technology company Taptu to boost its expansion into mobile and social news on a global basis. Read More

NewsGator Gets $10 Million for RSS Reader, Widget Services
/ January 12, 2009 3:34 pm

Denver - NewsGator Technologies, a provider of social networking and widget services, as well as RSS feed aggregators, announced on Monday that it has closed a new $10 million round of funding.

Previous investors Masthead Venture Partners, Mobius Venture Capital and Vista Ventures participated in the round.

Denver-based NewsGator provides its services to customers including CBS, CNN, Discovery, National Geographic and USA Today.

The company said it experienced its two most successful quarters in the second half of 2008, with fourth-quarter revenue setting a record.


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Mobile News Aggregator Mobispine Acquires NewsAlloy
/ July 15, 2008 10:34 am

Stockholm, Sweden – Mobispine, a Sweden-based provider of news and content aggregation services for mobile devices, announced on Tuesday that it has acquired NewsAlloy, the provider of a free, Web-based news feed reader.

Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Mobispine said its service currently claims 300,000 monthly active mobile users, while NewsAlloy counts over 11,000; the combined company is aiming to reach a goal of 10 million users.

"By joining forces with NewsAlloy, we can offer speedy and simple access to RSS feeds on both [...].

NewsGator Raises $12 Million for RSS Feed Reader Services
/ December 13, 2007 12:09 pm

Denver - NewsGator Technologies, the provider of a desktop RSS news feed reader, has raised $12 million in its fifth round of venture capital, led by new investor Vista Ventures.

Previous backers Mobius Venture Capital and Masthead Venture Partners also participated.

Founded in 2004, Denver-based NewsGator now claims over 1 million users of its service, which is available through partners like USA Today, FeedDemon and NetNewsWire, as well as through corporate RSS readers and via mobile devices.

TechCrunch reported that the company, for which a main source of [...].

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