How Google’s failure helped me become a dramatically better writer

In 2013 Google announced it was killing off Blog Reader, by far the most-used, most-popular blog reading platform in the universe. Why? Who knows? Brian Shih, former leader of the Google platform, said it was political. In any event, it made no sense to kill it. Reader had dominant marketshare, it didn’t cost too much to maintain and it seemed to have at least as much utilit ...Read the full article