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⏳ Product Lifespan 😓Near Death
Save to Chrome

Save to Chrome

Chrome Extension

2016 - 2018

why dead?

The “Save to Google” chrome extension was released in April 2016 as a way to save more than just photos from Image Search.

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Encrypted Search

Encrypted Search

Search Feature

2010 - 2018

why dead?

Google announced that the address encrypted.google.com will be turned off in April 30 of 2018, stating that all Google products and most new browsers use HTTPS connections as the reason for the discontinuation.

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QPX Express API

QPX Express API

Flight-related service

2014 - 2018

why dead?

While some companies found the QPX Express API useful, there was simply not enough adoption to continue supporting the product. As a result, Google informed users that it will be shutting down the QPX Express API on April 10, 2018.

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Chrome Apps

Chrome Apps

Web Application

2010 - 2018

why dead?

Google announced that it would begin phasing out Chrome Apps for Windows, Mac and Linux by the end of 2016, finishing the process in early 2018. The company said that such apps will be supported and maintained on Chrome OS “for the foreseeable future”.

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Google Site Search

Google Site Search

Search Feature

2008 - 2018

why dead?

Google discontinued Google Site Search, a product it has sold to web publishers that wanted to apply the industry’s leading search technology to their own sites. It was part of the spring clean up.

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Reply

Reply

predefined replies

2018 - 2018

why dead?

allowed users to insert pre-defined replies called “Smart Replies” into conversations on messaging apps on their phone such as Facebook Messenger, Slack and Google Hangouts. The app was cancelled on October 11, 2018. No reason given.

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News & Weather

News & Weather

a news aggregator

2016 - 2018

why dead?

Google News & Weather app was discontinued and Google Play Newsstand being replaced by Google News.

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GSA

GSA

document indexing device

2002 - 2018

why dead?

Google announced the phase out of the appliance in early 2016 and a complete discontinuation by 2019. Customers are expected to migrate to a cloud-based solution, raising privacy and regulatory issues. Reason unknown.

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Google Tango

Google Tango

AR Platform

2014 - 2017

why dead?

Tango was an augmented reality computing platform, developed and authored by the Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP), a skunkworks division of Google. it was discontinued in favor of ARCore.

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Google Spaces

Google Spaces

app for group discussions

2016 - 2017

why dead?

Google’s traditional Spring cleaning — and with it maybe the company is showing it can be a little more focused on its messaging strategy.

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Google Talk

Google Talk

instant messaging service

2005 - 2017

why dead?

Google announced its decision to discontinue Google Talk. Instead, users are being advised to start using the Hangouts app.

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Google Portfolios

Google Portfolios

Finance Tracker

2006 - 2017

why dead?

Portfolio was a feature for Google Finance. On September 22, 2017, Google confirmed that the website was under renovation and that portfolio features would not be available after mid-November 2017.

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