By Addy Dugdale
"Have your hot, salty tears yet dried following the news that Google is to send Google Reader off to that dusty news feed in the sky? (Last day at work is July 1, so put that date in your diary and remember to bake a Good Luck pie.) The decision hasn't come as a surprise to Reader's creator, Chris Wetherell, who saw this day coming some time ago, he told GigaOm.
"So let us now turn to the alternatives. That's right, fear not chums, for there are other tools, other sites, other rivers that will flow newsy links at a swift pace. Let us consider what it is you're looking for, and then help match you with the best choice. They're all free, unless indicated."