Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Feed Wrangler Shutting Down

David Smith:

After 9 years, I’ve decided it’s time to shut down Feed Wrangler. I’m stretched too thin with my other apps, it’s time to let it go.

I’ll turn off the servers next year on March 1, 2023.

See also: Widgetsmith 3.0.


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Sad day. But the lessons are just the same as they were with Google Reader and every other online service: don't rely on someone else's computers to do your work for you unless you have a clear plan for migrating your data elsewhere. That means commodity protocols and commodity standards, whatever the designers of vertically integrated services and apps say.

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