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Free Google Reader alternative with mobile web version

I mean something like that (http://www.google.com/reader/i): What I've tried: Feedly - no mobile web version NewsBlur - paid for more than 12 feeds (I have more) Netvibes - mobile version not ...
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Is it possible to export all article content from google reader without “mass starring”? [duplicate]

This previous question explains how to use google takeout to export your subscriptions, shared articles, "starred" articles and so on: Can I download all my data from Google Reader? However I ...
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Google Reader replacement that does FULL history import?

A while ago, I posted via Google Reader alternatives: did you make a choice yet? indicating this about Feedly: PRO: GR imported posts contains all history (even from blog feeds that are now ...
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Alternatives for Google Reader “Next Bookmarks”

There are currently many threads asking about Google Reader replacements. Alternatives for Google Reader Google Reader alternatives with feature requests However, none of them address the Reader ...
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Keep 'tags' when importing Google Reader in Feedly

As all regular Google Reader users know it's not going to be here for much longer. After looking around I've decided to change to use Feedly, which from what I can see seems to be the conclusion most ...
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After the closure of Google Reader, Feedly will still work? or need more data?

Feedly for data collection, require each user's permissions for Google Account. After the closure of Google Reader, Feedly will still work? or need more data?
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How to export all items from Google Reader? [duplicate]

Now that Google Reader will soon shut down I would like to export/save all content. All archived items not just subscriptions or starred items. Anyone know of a way? Someone suggested ...
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Google Reader alternatives with feature requests

After trying out some suggestions in similar questions, here are some feature must-haves*: Import from Google Reader. If it's web based, Firefox and Chrome compatible. If it's an application, Linux, ...
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Google Reader export/import RSS article history

For the past few years I've been using Google Reader to archive my Twitter and Facebook history for various reasons. Obviously yesterday's news really threw a wrench in everything. My problem ... ...
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Can I download all my data from Google Reader?

Google Reader will shutdown on the 1st of July. It has many important links for me. Can I download my Google Reader data or not?
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Google Reader alternatives that also have iOS apps [duplicate]

Like many others, I'm looking for a Google Reader alternative now that it is shutting down. However, I'm also looking for an alternative that has an iOS app that I can use. Currently, I use the Reeder ...
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Alternatives for Google Reader (with Android synchronizing)

Now that Google Reader is being retired, what are my options for consuming RSS feeds on the web and synchronizing with my Android device? Social media sharing is not as important to me as being able ...
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Does Google Reader impose a limit on rss feed item quantity or age? [closed]

Does Google Reader impose a limit on the number of or age of items in an rss feed, on top of whatever limits are imposed by the published source feed?
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How does one sort Google Reader Starred Items by magic from the web version? [closed]

In the Google Reader Android app, I can sort Starred Items, which is cool. But in the web version of Google Reader, the Folder Settings for the Starred Items where I can Sort By Magic is missing. The ...
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How do I add a RSS feed to Google Reader or Feedly?

I'm trying to configure Google Reader/Feedly to track JavaWorld articles. JavaWorld offers many different RSS feeds. I'd like to subscribe to Core Java, but I cannot find/add this feed to Google ...
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How to stop following all blogs on Google FriendConnect

Somehow, I managed to add all of my subscriptions from Google Reader to Blogger's 'following' service: FriendConnect. This is really annoying, as my 153 subscriptions show up in a list in my Google ...
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Hide particular feeds from Google Reader main article stream [closed]

I'm using Google Reader and I'm looking for a way to hide some feeds from my stream of all unread articles. Basically if you subscribe to a feed all its new articles appear in the list. I don't want ...
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Is there a way to be notified by email whenever there is a new item on Google Reader? [closed]

I want be notified from Google Reader via email each time a new item shows up in one of my rss feeds. Is that possible?
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Disable Google keyboard shortcuts

I'm currently using Firefox on Ubuntu 12.10 and disabled Google keyboard shortcuts, mainly because if I wasn't typing in the right box, I would suddenly be doing weird things to my inbox. But ...
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How to remove Google Reader shared items page? [closed]

I am not using Google Reader anymore and I would like to remove my shared items page found at http://www.google.com/reader/shared/<my.gmail.account.username> I read this question How do I ...
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How do popular iPhone RSS clients sync subscriptions with Google Reader? [closed]

Feedler and Mobile RSS have served me well in browsing my RSS subscription content that I added in Google Reader. What API are these apps using to get the list of subscriptions? I want to create my ...
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“Blogs I'm following” folder doesn't show up in Google Reader settings nor in the Android app

Here, one can see that Blogger has created a custom folder in my Google Reader, automagically housing all the blogs I follow there: But, that seems to be the only place this folder appears! It's ...
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Can I access Google Readers Feed stats?

When you use Google Reader and you want to subscribe to a new feed, you will see this first: Can I automatically get the information, that this feed has 179 readers? Does Google provide an API for ...
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How to view starred items in Google Reader per feed or per category? [closed]

I'm a heavy user of Google Reader. I'm just missing one thing and I can't believe that this is not possible: Is there a way to view starred articels per feed? If I click on "starred items" on the ...
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Automatically cleaning up Google Reader for now defunct blogs [closed]

I am having hundreds of feeds in my Google Reader. Some of the feeds have ceased to work (technically) or have not received new posts for years. Would there be some kind of automatic way to clean-up ...
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In Firefox, how to subscribe to RSS feed without “Reader vs Homepage” page? [closed]

Using Firefox 11, though I remember this being true in versions past, as well. Is there any way to tell Firefox to add RSS feeds to Google Reader specifically, rather than to just "Google", so I don't ...
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How to raise Google Reader RSS feed entry limit? [closed]

I have a combined RSS feed of all my RSS feeds in Google Reader. The URL is like: http://www.google.com/reader/atom/user%F4K3U53RC0D3%2Fstate%2Fcom.google%2Freading-list. But that feed contains only ...
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Convert Google Reader shared items into an RSS feed [closed]

With the removal of Google Buzz, Google Reader shared items now go to Google+. Anybody who wants to follow them must also use Google Plus (which is not realistic). Is it possible to use Google Reader ...
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Why does Google Reader keep suggesting food blogs? [closed]

I'm using Google Reader to subscribe to a small handful of blogs. There's also the menu item Recommended items which often contains interesting and relevant stuff. But Recommended items always ...
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Is there a way to auto subscribe to RSS feeds of Delicious bookmarks in Google Reader? [closed]

The idea is to get the full/partial summary of bookmarks received as delicious RSS feeds and not just links. For example If I subscribe to http://feeds.delicious.com/v2/rss/test in Google Reader, I ...
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How to force Google web apps to use traditional scroll bars?

More and more of the Google web apps replace their scroll bars with CSS based ones that require a mouse to scroll (traditional scroll bar control based ones allow you to use the keyboard for ...
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Feeding individual articles into Google Reader to read later [closed]

I use Google Reader a lot, and find it very convenient for reading things offline. One feature missing is support for adding articles/pages you wish to read later. What I'd like to do is occasionally ...
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How do I get Google Alerts into My Google Reader when I have a Google Apps Account?

Would like to use Google Alerts with my Google Apps account and manage via Google Reader. It appears that one can't associate a Google Alerts created/managed under a Google Apps account and send it to ...
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Why is Google Reader's search not working? [closed]

I have a bunch of subscriptions I added to Google Reader. When I go to the homescreen, I see many of these articles. One such article's title is "Rumored Houston Retail Store Grand Opening Sparks ...
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How to migrate all my Google data to another acount?

I'm using Gmail, Google Reader, calendar, Picasaweb and other services. I've decide to change my Google ID. And I am moving Gmail data first (via POP3), but it is a very hard job. I'm afraid to move ...
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Is there a way to import Google Reader Stars to another feed reader?

I'm trying to migrate from Google Reader to another feed reader but have been unable to find a way to export my subscriptions from Google Reader so that the stars are also exported and can be imported ...
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Google Reader - Note in Reader Missing [closed]

My father has a static website that he uses for political reasons. To add items to his RSS feed, he used to use the "Note in Reader" bookmarklet. Google Reader has been merged with Google+ and that ...
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Items from old blog added to Google Reader appear as read, want them unread

I recently added an older blog to my Google Reader (it doesn't have any posts within the last year). Because of this all posts show as "read". So, if I browse by viewing "all items", all the posts ...
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Google Reader - subscribe in the background instead of redirecting the page

The one annoyance in Google Reader for me is clicking an RSS feed and having it open the Google Reader window. I just want it to subscribe me to the feed without redirecting me to a different page. Is ...
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Get an RSS feed of your starred items from Google Reader

Before a recent update to Google Reader, you could get an RSS feed of your starred items after making the "starred items" tag public. Now, public/private settings are not available on the tags screen ...
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Blogger AJAX content disappearing in Google Reader [closed]

I have a blog, in which have small AJAX (jQuery) widgets which load tweets, Flickr photos, etc. They work fine in Blogger, but when I see the feed for my site in Google Reader, the posts don't show my ...
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Google Reader magic sort not working? [closed]

It seems that since the new Google Reader came out, the magic sort is not working any more. Before, the sort result was pretty good, but now when I select "All items" then click "magic sort", it ...
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Recommendation for a webapp for social URL sharing with offline Android and Google Reader support [closed]

With Google Reader having been stripped from its social features and +1/G+ sharing not really being an acceptable replacement (see below), I'm looking for suggestions for a webapp that allows me to ...
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Recommended Items in Google Reader MIA since redesign? [closed]

Since the re-design of Google Reader went live two days ago, I have not received a single additional "Recommended Items" entry. The list is still populated with the items that were present immediately ...
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Is it possible to automatically add people to a Google+ circle by their Google Profile ID?

I have exported a list of profile IDs I've been following on Google Reader. Is it possible to import them as a circle in Google+?
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Starring all my liked items in Google Reader [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to mass-star items in Google Reader? I've been "liking" items in Google Reader to keep them around, but that's been changed. You can now +1 them (and ...
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What is a good alternative to Google Reader?

In particular, my friends and I are looking for something that has a similar social sharing aspect -- where we can share feed items with one another, from within the same interface. Basically, what ...
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Backup/Export Google Reader Shared Items

I have tried the options on How do I export an archive of shared items? but the max n that I can pull seems to be 1000. I have also gone into my Google account and performed a data liberation on ...
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Instapaper RSS feed is not working?

I have been using Instapaper for a long time. I have used RSS feed from it and Google Reader for feed reader. Somehow this stopped working for about a month ago. I don't get any feeds from Instapaper ...
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How do I change the sort order of items in Google's top navigation bar?

I guess this certainly qualifies as a "first world problem", but recently the link to Google Reader disappeared from the top navigation bar across all my Google Account services (Gmail, Calendar, ...