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iGoogle replacement for 2014 brings BlueG release
Phones Review
The iGoogle shutdown shocked all those that used it when Google decided it was no longer needed, those that were avidly us...
Posted: January 31, 2014, 9:22 am

BlueG Makes Strides to Become the Most Popular iGoogle Replacement since ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Recently the company added the top 50 iGoogle gadgets, all instantly accessible through catego...
Posted: December 18, 2013, 3:31 pm

Android Headlines - Android News

iGoogle? Is Google Developing Package Delivering Robots?
Android Headlines - Android News
If you fear that the Amazon droid delivery system is a step in the direction ...
Posted: December 5, 2013, 11:17 pm

iChrome Turns Your New Tab Page into an iGoogle Lookalike
LifeHacker India
Chrome: iGoogle is dead and there are a few excellent alternatives , but if you want something that mimics the look of that ...
Posted: November 30, 2013, 5:56 pm

As iGoogle dies, maybe it's time to bury the web portal
FierceContentManagement
This week Google finally closed iGoogle, its portal front-end, once and for all. And there wasn't the same level of han...
Posted: November 6, 2013, 3:48 pm

Bitterwallet

Dell's Google Start Page Dies With iGoogle
Search Engine Roundtable
It was powered by iGoogle and was accessible to all at www.google.com/ig/dell‎ that is until iGoogle went offline on No...
Posted: November 5, 2013, 1:47 pm

SlashGear

iGoogle is now Closed
The Next Web
While it wasn't as successful or well-used as Google Reader, the RSS service that went offline in July, iGoogle was popular with some who appreciated the a...
Posted: November 1, 2013, 12:43 pm

An ode to iGoogle
Engadget
Out with the old and in with the new, First it was Reader, now iGoogle, too. While Nexus and Android are bathed in attention, iGoogle's passed over with barely a mention. C...
Posted: November 1, 2013, 12:37 pm

There's no place like home page: 8 iGoogle alternatives
Computerworld Australia
Goodbye, iGoogle. As of November 1, Google's Web portal ceases to exist, leaving untold legions of users with no place ...
Posted: October 31, 2013, 1:48 pm

Five Excellent, Customisable Start Pages To Replace iGoogle
Lifehacker Australia
Google is finally shutting down the super-customisable iGoogle start page on November 1, but that doesn't mean you're ...
Posted: October 30, 2013, 8:01 pm

iGoogle Shuts Down In Three Days
The Inquisitr
If you can't decide on which new platform to use, fret not, iGoogle offers an XML file export feature by going to the gear icon. After clicking on the g...
Posted: October 29, 2013, 4:43 pm

igHome: The Ultimate iGoogle Replacement
Web Trends
Now that everyone has sort of settled down about the demise of Google Reader and switched to Digg or some other alternative, the web is mourning ov...
Posted: October 18, 2013, 11:04 pm

BusinessNewsDaily

Quickoffice Alternatives and Other Replacements for Discontinued Google Tools
BusinessNewsDaily
In 2013, Google also discontinued several popular services, namely iGoogle and Google ...
Posted: October 6, 2013, 12:32 pm

PR.com (press release)

iGoogle Is About To Shut Down. Will You Miss It?
WebProNews
Back in 2005, Google launched iGoogle, a personalized homepage for people who wanted an alternative to the simple Goo...
Posted: October 2, 2013, 2:22 pm

ValueWalk

As iGoogle Nears Its End, 'My Yahoo' Gets Beautiful Redesign
Mashable
It's been more than six years since the company touched My Yahoo, the homepage customization concept, but it's timing fo...
Posted: September 19, 2013, 1:03 pm

SmartCompany.com.au

iGoogle has an Australian replacement
SmartCompany.com.au
For the uninitiated, iGoogle is a homepage or web portal that was launched in 2005 and can to some degree be customised to...
Posted: August 13, 2013, 12:18 am

Ars Technica

Google Now likely to step into iGoogle breach
Wired.co.uk
With Google's current homepage option, iGoogle, set to go the way of the dodo in November 2013, it looks increasingly likely that...
Posted: April 23, 2013, 10:35 am

Google: Let's Discuss iGoogle Alternatives
Search Engine Roundtable
iGoogle Logo In July, Google announced they are shutting down iGoogle. We still have over a year away until that actually happens o...
Posted: October 12, 2012, 12:26 pm

Q&A: Moving On From iGoogle
New York Times (blog)
Q&A: Moving On From iGoogle. By J.D. Biersdorfer. October 3, 2012 7:31 am October 3, 2012 7:31 am. Q. Google says it is ending iGoogle in 2013. Is th...
Posted: October 3, 2012, 11:32 am

igHome gives displaced iGoogle users a familiar home
PCWorld
A couple months back I suggested three alternatives to iGoogle, the popular personalized Google home page that's scheduled to be switched ...
Posted: October 1, 2012, 6:50 pm