SaveiGoogle.org http://saveigoogle.org Uniting Users and Developers to Save iGoogle! Sun, 27 Apr 2014 05:05:52 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=182 The Grim Reaper Is Coming For iGoogle!http://saveigoogle.org/grim-reaper-coming-igoogle/ http://saveigoogle.org/grim-reaper-coming-igoogle/#comments Thu, 31 Oct 2013 13:35:29 +0000 http://saveigoogle.org/?p=838 Happy Halloween! We probably need say no more, but the iGoogle gadget makers on our team are amazed that yesterday they still saw traffic that was about 50% of "normal". What is everyone waiting for? You had to have gotten

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Our iGoogle Alternative? We’re Going Home, igHome!http://saveigoogle.org/going-home-ighome/ http://saveigoogle.org/going-home-ighome/#comments Tue, 01 Oct 2013 18:09:07 +0000 http://saveigoogle.org/?p=612 iGoogle's demise is just a month away and it's time to get ready to move. Our endorsement for an iGoogle replacement is igHome! We know, some of you may be asking, what took you so long? igHome's been out there

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iGoogle Dialog Bomb Has Users Running For Alternatives! SaveiGoogle Endorsement Delayed!http://saveigoogle.org/igoogle-dialog-bomb-has-users-running-for-alternatives-saveigoogle-endorsement-delayed/ http://saveigoogle.org/igoogle-dialog-bomb-has-users-running-for-alternatives-saveigoogle-endorsement-delayed/#comments Tue, 01 Oct 2013 14:16:53 +0000 http://saveigoogle.org/?p=656 The following little gem popping up on iGoogle dashboards worldwide has given users a less than subtle reminder about the eminent demise of iGoogle...one month to go. The resulting user response has inundated several iGoogle alternatives with new traffic and

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Time To Move On! Find Out Who We Endorse On Tuesday!http://saveigoogle.org/time-move-find-endorse-tuesday/ http://saveigoogle.org/time-move-find-endorse-tuesday/#comments Fri, 27 Sep 2013 13:57:36 +0000 http://saveigoogle.org/?p=572 Remember this cartoon from back in August 2012 () We still feel the way we did then about Google retiring iGoogle. Unfortunately, it became pretty clear last November that the Save iGoogle Campaign was going nowhere. However, the rumors of

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What Have We Been Doing? This, That and November SaveiGoogle Dayhttp://saveigoogle.org/what-have-we-been-doing-this-that-and-november-saveigoogle-day/ http://saveigoogle.org/what-have-we-been-doing-this-that-and-november-saveigoogle-day/#comments Thu, 01 Nov 2012 17:46:58 +0000 http://saveigoogle.org/?p=303 Over the past month, we haven't been hiding under a rock. There just hasn't been much to write. Sure, we could have announced updates to the list or talked about when we made news. But, we didn't see either as

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Save iGoogle Days Begin November 2! Google Blackout Days Cancelled!http://saveigoogle.org/save-igoogle-days-begin-november-2-google-blackout-days-cancelled/ http://saveigoogle.org/save-igoogle-days-begin-november-2-google-blackout-days-cancelled/#comments Thu, 27 Sep 2012 19:01:25 +0000 http://saveigoogle.org/?p=214 Unlike Google, we take your input seriously! A Stop SOPA style monthly gadget blackout sounded like a good idea at the time, but will just add to user angst like that caused by Labpixies (a Google company) premature termination of

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Bing It On, Hooray For Mozilla & GeekDad’s Dream Apphttp://saveigoogle.org/bing-it-on-hooray-for-mozilla-geekdads-dream-app/ http://saveigoogle.org/bing-it-on-hooray-for-mozilla-geekdads-dream-app/#comments Tue, 18 Sep 2012 19:22:19 +0000 http://saveigoogle.org/?p=206 A little more catchy than "In Case You Missed It #5?" We hope so! Anyway... Bing It On In case you need more motivation to check out alternatives to the "new" evil (Google) empire. The "old" evil (Microsoft) empire is

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Draft Alternatives Listhttp://saveigoogle.org/draft-alternatives-list-post/ http://saveigoogle.org/draft-alternatives-list-post/#comments Wed, 05 Sep 2012 16:55:52 +0000 http://saveigoogle.org/?p=196 Without further delay, our list is available. Please recognize this is a work in progress. We would like it to be complete too, but it takes time to identify alternatives, define a set of criteria for consistent evaluation and complete

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Google Creates Another Storm By Killing Weather APIhttp://saveigoogle.org/google-creates-another-storm-by-killing-weather-api/ http://saveigoogle.org/google-creates-another-storm-by-killing-weather-api/#comments Fri, 31 Aug 2012 22:39:17 +0000 http://saveigoogle.org/?p=185 Earlier this week, The Next Web reported Google quietly killed it's Weather API (the API is what makes Google's iGoogle Weather gadget work). For most iGoogle users, killing the API was no big deal. Google quietly replaced it in the

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In Case You Missed It – Top Stories #4http://saveigoogle.org/in-case-you-missed-it-top-stories-4/ http://saveigoogle.org/in-case-you-missed-it-top-stories-4/#comments Fri, 24 Aug 2012 19:21:04 +0000 http://saveigoogle.org/?p=181 Those looking for an iGoogle replacement have a new developer to watch! Josh Jordan has declared in iGoogle Discontinued – I might recreate it!: ...I have started to turn the cogs on this project. I have some really interesting ideas

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