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Best Google Reader Alternatives as of June 2013

In the next few days, Google Reader will be shut down officially on July 1st, 2013 (Canada Day). So I wanted to share some of the Best Alternatives to Google Reader and the Best RSS Readers out there, some were included in the Best Apps of 2012 . 



Feedly (Android/ iOS / Web)

This is the best of the best and most popular RSS readers out there, Feedly has a clean UI for their web app and that continues onto their mobile apps. Feedly also makes it very easy to migrate your Google Reader stuff to Feedly or other RSS readers (Press, gReader etc.)


 Download Feedly : Play StoreiTunesWeb


Pulse (Android/ iOS / Web)

Pulse is partly a RSS reader, they mostly rely on their own new algorithms to help find stories that might interest you. I personally use Pulse a lot to check up on the latest tech news, and they have a bunch of different sources that you can choose from. 




Download Pulse: Play StoreiTunesWeb

Flipboard (Android and iOS)

Flipboard has similar functionality to Pulse but this is heavily focuses…

Microsoft reverses Xbox One DRM policies: Say goodbye to required online check-ins and used game complications on the Xbox One

Microsoft previously said at their E3 2013 press conference, that the Xbox One would have a 24-hour online check-in requirement and they had some complex way of explaining used games on the Xbox One. Today, Microsoft has said they aren't going with those policies that they made, and the company had this to say on the Xbox blog to help explain the situation," I am announcing the following changes to Xbox One and how you can play, share, lend, and resell your games exactly as you do today on Xbox 360" as said by Don Mattrick, President of Interactive Entertainment Business of the Xbox division . He also said this:

"An internet connection will not be required to play offline Xbox One games – After a one-time system set-up with a new Xbox One, you can play any disc based game without ever connecting online again. There is no 24 hour connection requirement and you can take your Xbox One anywhere you want and play your games, just like on Xbox 360. Trade-in, lend, resell, g…

TheCanadianTechie Updated Logo

Below will the newly updated logo for TheCanadianTechie, so it will go along with the colour scheme of the blog. Let me know what you think.

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