Google shuts down 35% of its services Posted on Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 at 8:01 am. PTWritten by Jim Dalrymple I think the only service anyone cared about was Google Reader. Fam Fan Fan Man, it just goes to show Apple can’t get web services right. Wait, what? Mother Hydra haha! mvcmendes This is what you get when the company is run by someone who says “The lack of a delete button on the Internet is a significant issue. There is a time when erasure is a right thing.” Andy Erasure is ‘Always’ the right thing “Open your eyes I see Your eyes are open Wear no disguise for me Come into the openWhen it’s cold outside Am I here in vain? Hold on to the night There will be no shameAlways I wanna be with you And make believe with you And live in harmony harmony oh love” JimD iGoogle. Feedburner. Google Reader isn’t the only popular one they’ve killed. Billy Razzle So, 1 out of every 3 then. I guess I won’t start using any new ones that may pop up. Steven Fisher It’s more than 1 in 3 of the new services, I’m sure. They’re more likely to get axed than the older ones.