Good Bye iGoogle! Hello HootSuite!

What page comes up, when you open your browser?

As long as I can remember for me it has been iGoogle. Most of my digital life is stored with the search giant anyway. That’s why I found it convenient to be greeted by my latest emails and blogposts as soon as I open my browser:

Earlier this morning I realized that that era is coming to an end when I was greeted by the following message:
“iGoogle will not be available after November 1, 2013. Learn more.”
The one and only true start page is going away! I am really going to miss it. It’s nice though to get advance notice to adjust.

And as a matter of fact adjustment has already been made. Most of my updates I consume via Hootsuite anyway. Starting today I’ll just use that as my browser’s start page: