And so this is it… Doomsday. The day Google Reader died. RSS fans, though often touted as a dying breed, had come to know and love this simple, straightforward newsreader. Word of its demise set the blogosphere abuzz earlier this year. Some users were broken-hearted. Others resigned to find a suitable replacement. And still some

RSS and news aggregators are a dime a dozen these days.  From sites that bring all your feeds to one place to RSS readers that you can install on your smartphone.  There is a veritable cornucopia of apps from which to choose.  Some are complex to set up and many require some sort of membership.