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Igoogle going away in 20 days.

Discussion in 'Wackbag Tech Support' started by Bobobie, Oct 9, 2013.

  1. Bobobie

    Bobobie Registered User

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    I've looked at all the alternatives and they all suck. So this is my new start page. A static HTML file that sits on my HD. Fuck Google, I'll just use old fashioned book marks. I wish I could do the same with my Android phone.

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  2. Cunt Smasher

    Cunt Smasher Caligula Jr.

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    I have desktop browser on my phone, are you rooted?
     
  3. Party Rooster

    Party Rooster Unleash The Beast

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    I'm going to miss iGoogle too. I had it all tricked out and customized as my start page.
     
  4. whiskeyguy

    whiskeyguy PR representative for Drunk Whiskeyguy.

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    I used iGoogle a lot for years, but when they announced it was going away I jumped ship pretty fast.

    Fucking Google is just cutting services all over the place.
     
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  5. Bobobie

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    I'm not going to rely on any more of their fickle services.
     
  6. whiskeyguy

    whiskeyguy PR representative for Drunk Whiskeyguy.

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    I was really disappointed when they dropped Google reader, but Feedly works well enough.

    I'm just waiting for the day they drop Google Voice... that's going to suck.
     
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  7. ruckstande

    ruckstande Posts mostly from the shitter.

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    Please Good no!
     
  8. Turfmower

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    I have I Google too is there any thing that is going to replace it
     
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  10. Norm Stansfield

    Norm Stansfield 私は亀が好きだ。

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    Strani New Wackbag

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    Another option is http://www.startme.com which focuses more on bookmarks and RSS rather than gadgets, though I believe they plan to have those soon as well.
     
  12. Bobobie

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    I'm currently searching for a solution that resides on my own HD, maybe an HTML file that would stay on a cloud drive or my HD. I don't know HTML so I've been looking for a Template that I can edit.
     
  13. chumpy

    chumpy No hopes of repair
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    After looking around I switched to ustart.org. It's UK based but has all you're looking for if you had I google and you can import all of your info from there. Just started with it but it works well so far.
     
  14. Turfmower

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    so did any find any thing that replaces it? i guess it dies tomorrow if is fucking retarted they ending it how do you get play and gmail so you can update you phone and tablet in one spot ? does chrome have all that shit built in?
     
  15. Bobobie

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    Google+, that is your only choice in the Google universe. I just created a bunch of HTML links on my Windows Toolbar. That's my new start page, no page. I use google search logged out on IE and Firefox for Gmail and Youtube.

    Youtube is nagging me to change my youtube name again, and in the proccess create a google+ account. It's only a matter time before they just go ahead and create one anyway and bundle it into a new service agreement.
     

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