Google has announced the shutting down of several Google services from the Google Search Timeline to their knowledge site, Knol.
Here is a list of services Google is closing in the near future or has already closed:
- Google Bookmarks Lists closing on December 19, 2011, which leaves searchers with no way to recoup their Google starred results.
- Google Friend Connect is shutting down March 1, 2012 and sending people to Google +.
- Google Gears will lose all support on December 1, 2011 but Chrome now has offline support.
- Google Search Timeline is currently not working anymore.
- Google Wave becomes read only on January 31, 2012 and on April 30, 2012 it goes offline.
- Google Knol will work until April 30, 2012 and then you have until October 1, 2012 to export your data off Knol.
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- Google Shutters Fast Flip, Sidewiki, Aardvark, Subscribed Links & More Google Labs Projects
- Google Ends Google Video Uploads, Shutters Notebook, Catalog Search, Dodgeball & Jaiku
- Google Squared, News Timeline Get Added To Google’s Chopping Block
- Google Wave Crashes
- You Can Hate (Block) But No Longer Love (Star) Google’s Search Results
- Google Bookmarks Lists
- Google Gears Brings Offline Web Applications To Life
- Google’s Knol Launches: Like Wikipedia, With Moderation