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Man, The Original Star Wars Trilogy Was A Bloodbath

When I think back on watching Star Wars as a kid, I remember it as a pretty tame. After all, those stormtroopers had terrible aim. Turns out that maybe I’m misremembering. That original trilogy was kind of a bloodbath, and this supercut from Digg turns it into a tidy little three-minute snuff film.


The New Instapaper: Reading Later In iOS 7 Will Be Sleeker And Simpler

A few months back, Instapaper was acquired by Betaworks, better known as the folks who bought Digg and rescued it from a hell of disuse. Tomorrow, the company is launching an overhauled version of Instapaper to coincide with Apple’s iOS 7 launch. Here’s a look at the new, flatter, easier-to-use Instapaper.


Digg For Android Is Finally Here: Get Your Read On A Million Ways

The Digg app for iOS has been around for a while, but Android users have been left out of the fun until now. Digg for Android is here.


The Company That Bought Digg Just Made Instapaper Beautiful On The Web

Betaworks, the company that resurrected Digg and bought Instapaper, didn’t waste any time giving Instapaper a makeover. A beautiful redesign of the Instapaper site just went live.


How A Lone Coder Cloned Google Reader

When Google Reader announced it was shutting down a few months ago, most of us stamped our feet, panicked and went running into the arms of another RSS reader. But Matt Jibson is different. Unlike most of us, he can crunch code. So he built a Google Reader of his very own own.


Google Reader Is Dead: 10 Alternatives That Will Ease Your RSS Pain

Google Reader is on its deathbed, slated to meet its end TODAY. Its demise has been looming in the distance for a while, so this should come as no surprise. While this is certainly a time of mourning, there’s the unseemly business of finding a replacement. Here’s a list of platform agnostic alternatives that should help make the transition as painless as possible. We’re sorry for your loss.


You Can Use Digg Reader Now

Just in time! On the weekend before Google Reader is set to mercilessly kill itself off, Digg Reader has opened its arms to everyone. After being in beta, Digg Reader is ready for public release.


Digg Reader Hands-On: Your Google Reader Life Raft Is Here

Here’s the good news: Digg Reader is a real thing in the world that exists. At the very latest, you’ll have access to it next Wednesday, June 26. I just landed at an early invite page for the service, and it imported my 500 or so feeds from Google Reader in seconds. Hey, it works.


How Digg Raced To Make The Google Reader Replacement You'll Want

With Google Reader about to meet its maker, Digg decided to make the ultimate replacement. That was two months ago — and Wired has the inside track of exactly how the project has come together since then.


Digg: Help Us Build A Google Reader Replacement

News aggregator website Digg is working on an RSS reader to fill the imminent void left by Google Reader — and it wants your help to build it, even of you have no developer experience.


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