Google announced on July 3rd, 2012 that it will be shutting down it’s service, iGoogle, as of November 1st, 2013. Looking for an iGoogle alternative? Check out Symbaloo.
Symbaloo is your personal start on the Internet. You can select your favorite news sources and websites and put them in to a personal dashboard, what we call a "webmix". Symbaloo is an ideal solution for keeping track of the latest news.
Were you using iGoogle mainly to keep track of the latest headlines? Then you are going to LOVE Symbaloo as iGoogle alternative!
Symbaloo is a visual way for you to link to your favorite online news sources and sites and therefore the best iGoogle alternative. You can save any link along with an image, to a tile on Symbaloo so that you can easily find it later.
With Symbaloo it is easy to create your own personal Internet "webmix". You can rearrange the Symbaloo tiles at your own preference and easily add current news sources.
iGoogle has been commonly used by many as a way to keep track of the latest headlines. With Symbaloo you have two options for doing so:
RSS-Overview – All your news on one webmix.
One option for keeping track of your news sources on Symbaloo is by creating an RSS webmix. Add new sources and rearrange them according to your preferences. You can add as many sources as you wish and organize them into different tabs. For example, a General News webmix, Technology News webmix, a Sports News webmix and more. Easy.
A second option is to mix it up. With a general webmix on Symbaloo you can mix your news sources along with other sites you visit on a daily basis.
Your Symbaloo preferences are stored in the Cloud. This way your favorite news sources and websites are accessible on any iPhone or Android smartphone. For free! There is even an iPad and tablet optimized version in the making which will be available at the end of the summer. With the iPad Symbaloo becomes an even better iGoogle alternative!
• Is completely free to use
• Will never stop service
• Free of advertising
• Available on any desktop, laptop, smartphone and tablet.
"Symbaloo makes managing bookmarks easier - across all your devices" The Next Web
"Symbaloo is a popular visual organizing and sharing tool" Mashable
Symbaloo is founded in 2007 and has over 1 million users.
There are thousands of gadgets on iGoogle. Symbaloo offers excellent alternatives for the most popular widgets. Like Google search, Facebook, the Weather, Wikipedia and Twitter. Read on for a list of the most used Symbaloo widgets.
Search and watch YouTube, directly from Symbaloo.
An instant look at your Wall and update your status directly from Symbaloo.
Follow your Twitter stream and post a Tweet directly from Symbaloo.
A simple to-do list, available on every computer.
Access global weather forecast directly from Symbaloo.
Translate foreign text directly from Symbaloo.