Alas, Digg Reader is shutting down at the end of March

After the death — no, let's not mince words — murder of Google Reader, I tried out a dozen or so other RSS readers to see if I could get a similar experience. Of all the ones I tested, I was very

Digg CEO Gary Liu is leaving to head up Alibaba-owned newspaper SCMP

Digg, the one-time internet sensation, is losing the CEO that has nursed it back to good health. Gary Liu is leaving the company to become CEO of South China Morning Post (SCMP), the Hong Kong-based n

Digg raises Series C led by USA Today owner Gannett to boost its aggregation chops

As publishers of dead-tree newspapers continue to look for ways to pivot and profit from the massive consumer shift to digital platforms, one of the more storied of them is putting some money into an

Digg unveils a news bot for Slack, coming soon to other messaging platforms

News aggregator Digg may no longer be the internet force it once was, but it still offers an interesting and engaging selection of curated news articles and videos across a number of categories, from

Digg CEO Gary Liu on The Rebirth Of Digg and The Evolution Of Content and Content Monetisation

Gary Liu on why Digg's struggles, evolution, and the need for content creators to change in as ad dollars diminish.

Digg Raises $4M Series A From Betaworks Backer Digital Garage

More interesting developments for Digg, the Internet curation site founded way back in 2004 that was acquired and relaunched by Betaworks in 2012. The site has announced a “Series A” of $4

The Gold Apple Watch Is Perfect For Douchebags

Apple’s focus should be on selling as many watches as possible, not becoming a fashion brand.

How Product Hunt Hopes To Avoid The Pitfalls That Wounded Quora And Buried Digg

When Ashwinn Krishnaswamy and two of his buddies were living with their parents and working out of a basement in the suburbs of Philadelphia, they had only their development skills, a solid sense of p

Digg Is Experimenting With Original Content

Digg is currently testing a system which would see the viral news aggregator running its own original content on the Digg.com homepage, the company confirms to us today. This would be a new direction

Digg Gives Videos Prime Placement With New Digg Video Site

Digg, a service devoted to helping users find and share the most interesting content around the web, has now more formally expanded into video, the company announced today. With the launch of Digg Vid

Digg (And Digg Reader) Arrive On Android

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.digg.com">Digg</a>, the Betaworks-incubated social news service and new home to Google Reader replacement Digg Reader, has just <a target="_blank" href="https://pla

Digg Reader Adds Top Requested Features, But Still A Long Way From Replacing Google Reader

<a target="_blank" href="http://digg.com/reader">Digg Reader</a>, the Betaworks-backed alternative to the now dead Google Reader, is making progress in becoming a more solidified platform for serious

After Three Months Of Work, Digg Reader Officially Opens To The Public

Despite much wailing and gnashing of teeth Google Reader is finally set to go dark next week, and more than a few companies (including <a target="_blank" href="http://reader.aol.com/">TechCrunch owner

Digg Reader Now Available On Digg’s iOS App

<a target="_blank" href="http://digg.com/reader">Digg Reader</a>, Digg's alternative for the RSS aggregation addicts who will be bereft when Google Reader finally shuts down on July 1, is now availabl

Digg Reader Is Now Open

Exactly one week before Google Reader shuts down entirely, Digg has opened up access to the Digg Reader beta. To celebrate this momentous occasion, we sat down with General Manager Jake Levine and Pre

Digg’s Google Reader Replacement To Launch Next Week, Available To All By June 26

Digg today announced that the first public beta of its Google Reader replacement Digg Reader will launch next week and will be available to everybody by June 26th. Judging from the early screenshots t

Digg Hints Its Google Reader Replacement Will Go Beyond RSS Alone To Include Content From Social Media, HN, Reddit & More

Digg today <a target="_blank" href="http://blog.digg.com/post/46251309499/whats-next">responded</a> to early user feedback about its plans for a Google Reader replacement <a href="https://beta.techcru

Digg – Yes, That Digg – Is Building A Google Reader Replacement, Complete With API

Google Reader being shut down by its malevolent overlords leaves a gaping, Google Reader-sized hole in the market where it used to be. Many are stepping up today to announce that their products or ser

Digg’s Users Doubled Since August, Now Has Over 10 Million User Emails On File

Digg today <a target="_blank" href="http://blog.digg.com/post/40171932189/thinking-about-monetization">took to its blog</a> to share a bit of information about its user growth and monetization plans,

The New Digg Has A Fighting Chance

We have a <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/10/14/google-actually-considered-sending-felix-baumgartner-to-space-with-google-glass/?icid=trending1">story on our site today</a> about that guy wh
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