Retired web-based RSS newsreader from Google from 2007 to July 1, 2013.

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How to exclude some sites from appearing into my Google Reader Play?

I usually go to google.com/reader/play directly instead of going into google.com/reader to see my feeds. However, seems that it gets content from sites I haven't subscribed. I know that based on my ...
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Google Reader statistics and filter

I have over 200 subscriptions in my Google Reader and I'm reading almost 300 RSS entries everyday. So my problem is to determine most powerful sources for me. So what I need to see is the statistics ...
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Google Reader auto-mark read possible? [closed]

I'm using Google Reader, there is a function that allows us to mark all as read which is really good, but I was wondering is there anyway to Mark the RSS as read automatically when they come in?
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Google Reader bookmarklet insists that I'm logged out [closed]

For a few days now, I can no longer use the Google Reader bookmarklet (the one shown on the 'Your stuff' page in the upper right) on one particular machine with FF5. Whenever I do activate it, the ...
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How do I remove all shared items from Google Reader? [closed]

My shared items feed was private, and I want to make it public, so I decided to remove all it contains. How can I do this?
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Can I stop Google Reader from forgetting old items? [closed]

It seems that Google Reader automatically deletes items older than about a month, even if they're unread. Or at least it no longer shows them as unread. It technically makes sense as it calls them ...
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Is there a way to mass-star items in Google Reader? [closed]

Is there a way to mass-star items in Google Reader?
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Archive/export all the blog entries from a RSS feed in Google Reader

Is there a way to export or archive all the blog posts from a feed in Google Reader? Sometimes blogs get deleted, but Google Reader still manages to save much of their content. How can I export ...
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How can I share posts from GoogleReader to Google+ [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Send to Google Plus from Reader How can I add Google+ to the custom "Share" items in GoogleReader? According to this question and lack of resolution, it is not ...
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Send to Google Plus from Reader [closed]

Is it currently possible to send to Google Plus from Google Reader? Either a Chrome extension or a custom Send To link would work. Update: This question is now obsolete. With the changes to Reader, ...
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What is Google Reader's “Sort by magic”? [closed]

In Google Reader you can choose to either sort by newest, oldest, or by "magic". What exactly does this last option mean?
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Any good substitute for google reader? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are there other web alternatives of Google Reader? I love google reader. It's awesome. But sometimes it is blocked by the Great Fire Wall in China. So is there any good ...
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Force Google Reader to always use HTTPS [closed]

Gmail always use HTTPS but it is because Google enforces it. So how about Google Reader? Is it possible to always open Google Reader using HTTPS (other than typing it explicitly in the URL location ...
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Accessing my Google Reader account without using my main Google Account password

Is there anyway I can access a Google Reader account without entering my main password that could be used to steal access to my other service accounts, like Gmail? I like to spend my free time ...
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How to subscribe to OPML in google reader

How do i subscribe to an OPML file from a blog aggregator in google reader. I can import the file, but its a one-time operation and does not keep up with changes in the opml file
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Is there a way to use RSS aggregator to follow a single Google Reader folder?

Is there a way to follow a single folder in Google Reader using another RSS aggregator? Google listen does this for podcasts but I was hopping to gpodder for that without creating a new account.
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Is there a way to search only unread items of a certain label in Google Reader?

In GMail, you can search for only unread messages using a certain label by using special search operators, i.e. is:unread label:personal Australia. I'd like to do the same in Google Reader, but can't ...
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Where did my Google Reader bundle go?

I had a folder with podcasts on my google reader account and wanted to delete that folder since I read them from another podcast program. I wanted to save them in a OPML file, but I saw that there ...
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Subscribe only to posts with certain tags for a blog in Google Reader

I want to subscribe to the following feed with Google Reader: http://www.straightupsearch.com/feed/ However, I don't want to read all posts, only the posts that are tagged with the "adwords" ...
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Speed up usage of Google Reader by eliminating mouse clicks [closed]

How could I possibly speed up the usage of Google Reader? Currently, I'm using the following cycle: Click on a subscription in the list of subscriptions on the left Scroll through the list of new ...
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Search only in titles of posts in Google Reader [closed]

Is there any way to search only in titles in Google Reader? Most searches show results where the match is in the body of the post, but I would like to restrict it only to match if the keywords are in ...
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I am looking for an RSS slide show service

I am looking for an service which will present me several RSS feeds (text+images) as an slide show. I would happily use Google Reader play, but I found no proper way, to control what feeds it will ...
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Removing RSS feeds that haven't updated in a certain amount of days(google reader)

I use Google Reader to keep track of my RSS feeds. Over the past couple of years I've added a lot of feeds, and I've noticed some just don't update anymore. I'm looking for a way to remove feeds ...
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How to enable infinite Recommended Items in Google Reader? [closed]

Google Reader displayed infinite items in Recommend Items before. Now It's just a few. How to enable the old behavior??
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Google Reader 30 days limitation [closed]

I find cool that Google Reader mark as readed posts older than 30 days, specially for News websites. But sometimes I find some Feed so interesting, and without a heavy load of posts, that I prefer ...
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Bookmark to Google Reader for a specific account

I have multiple Google accounts including a personal account, and a Google Apps account for work. I want to create a bookmark will send me to my work Google Reader account directly where I have ...
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Keep items permanently unread in Google Reader [closed]

I follow a number of feeds, and sometimes there are posts I want to save for a later date. I mark them Keep Unread, but the next time I go into the feed, as soon as I scroll past those posts, the Keep ...
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Google Reader displays subscription entries in wrong order, but Feed Burner page shows correct order [closed]

I have been using feedburner for a while now, and I recently switched it from an RSS to an Atom endpoint. When I subscribe directly to my feed (http://johncoder.com/feed) everything looks good. It's ...
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Google Reader Expand/Collapse All Folders Extension or Bookmarklet? [closed]

Is there an extension or bookmarklet that anyone knows of that will let you expand (or more importantly collapse) all your folders at once? My folders often open up randomly open/closed and this ...
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Edit an existing feed URL in Google Reader to new RSS location

How do you update the feed URL of a subscription through Google Reader? Subscribed to a blog that used to publish their RSS feed at the following: http://example.com/blog/feed But now it's dead as ...
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Google 2-step verification fails with FeedDemon

When I enable Google 2-step verification, FeedDemon sync with Google Reader fails. FeedDemon reports the following error: FeedDemon was unable to login to your Google account. Please check that ...
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Web-based RSS reader supporting RSS authentication

I can't seem to find a web-based RSS reader that supports RSS authentication so that I can read my Basecamp updates. I don't want a downloadable desktop app. I also want native support for RSS ...
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Webapp to email me new RSS feed updates from basecamp?

I'm using basecamp and would really like to be notified of updates to our project. The only way basecamp does this through an RSS feed. Normally this would be fine as I use Google Reader frequently. ...
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How to move a Google Reader account?

Google recently decided that I can't be logged in to my Gmail and Apps accounts at the same time, so I want to move my Google Reader data from one to the other. I know of the "Import/Export feeds" ...
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Show the list of users who +1 or liked a Google Reader feed item

How, or where, do you find the list of Google+ users who have read things in Google Reader and hit that +1 like button? At the tail end of an item in Google Reader there is this social button ...
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Why has Photos replaced Reader on iGoogle navigation menu?

In my iGoogle list (when logged into Gmail), I currently have: Gmail Calendar Documents Photos Web More v Until today, I had: Gmail Calendar Documents Reader Web More v My ...
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Subscribe to Google Reader without using an application

I'm using NetNewsWire to check my RSS feeds, but I don't want to subscribe to new feeds through it. I've been in tens of sites where you click "Subscribe to RSS feed" and it takes me to a website that ...
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When a post is modified, does Google Reader notice?

I often click on a post's feed, so as to go to the post's site, just to make sure I'm not reading outdated information. Does Google Reader update the post's contents, so I don't have to keep doing ...
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Google Reader time issue

There is a problem that I have with Google Reader that I find to be particulary annoying. There are some RSS feeds that when I add, all the item of those feeds have their update time set to the time I ...
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Disable images on Google Reader

How do I disable images in feeds on Google Reader? I am open to using browser extensions and URL hacks but not alternatives to Google Reader itself. Disabling images across the browser isn't ...
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Google Reader - Sort articles alphabetically

I have a feed in Google Reader with about 500 unread articles in it over the last 4 months (probably 100 read ones are interspersed in there too). I need to be able to sort them alphabetically by ...
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Subscribe to Google Reader RSS without opening reader?

Every time I try to add an RSS feed in Fox to Google Reader, it opens the damn Google Reader subscribe window. Any way around this?
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Is there a way to export Delicious bookmarks into Google Reader? [closed]

Before I started using Google Reader to share/bookmark interesting websites/links, I used delicious. Is there a way to export the bookmarks I saved in Delicious into Google Reader as a ...
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Why does my Google Reader show Recommended Subscriptions?

Recently, my Google Reader changed to show all the Recommended items in the list. I don't want to see them as I like controlling what is in the list (from my specific groups). How do I change it back? ...
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RSS reader for huge number of feeds

I've been using Google Reader for past couple of years, but as the number of feeds grow, it's getting pretty ugly. I don't really read in GR, I only use it to grab news and I read on the website ...
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Is there another way to mark a recommended item as “Not Interested” in Google Reader?

Sometimes posts are really long (in screen space, not necessarily words) to get to the bottom of, so a keyboard shortcut would be really helpful for marking the "Not Interested" box of a post. Is ...
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How do I tell Google Reader to mark the currently-shown page as read if I know it's in one of my subscribed feeds?

Occasionally, I browse to (i.e., arrive at without using Google Reader) a URL that I know is an item in one of my subscribed feeds. (One common way this happens is through Twitter.) I'm wondering if ...
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Filtering RSS feed in Google Reader

I'm subscribed to a huge and frequently updated RSS feed in Google Reader. This feed contains some interesting information, and a lot of noise. I'm looking for a way to filter out noise (say, mark ...
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new Google Reader feed: How to populate with ALL posts and not just latest? [closed]

When I find some cool new RSS I want to add it to Google Reader and read ALL posts(even the oldest ones). How can I do that? When you come up with "Top X RSS to follow on Y topic" blog post you want ...
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Can I use the “send to” feature in Google Reader to send videos to my Boxee queue? [closed]

About 1.5 years ago Google added the "send to" feature to Reader. This allows you to share directly to Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, etc, with fewer steps (the shortcut is Shift + T). Can I do the same ...