A Call For Open Source

Bloglines was my first RSS aggregator, and it will be gone on October 1st. Bloglines was created in 2003, and acquired by IAC Search and Media in 2005, the parent company of Ask.com. I have a lot of fond memories of Bloglines, and even though I’ve since moved away from web based feed readers to primarily desktop feed readers, I still hate to see it go. I’d like to call on IAC and Ask.com to release bloglines to new life as an open source project.

Doug at Ask.com wrote a short blog post about the decision to shut down Bloglines:

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