Dear FriendFeed community, We wanted to let you know that FriendFeed will be shutting down soon. We've been maintaining the service since we joined Facebook five years ago, but the number of people using FriendFeed has been steadily declining and the community is now just a fraction of what it once was. Given this, we've decided that it's time to...
[WELCOME TO #FFBG]: Firstly welcome to the new Beginner's room! Hopefully this room will be used by new users to find out and ask questions on how to use FriendFeed + by more experienced users to help out with the queries and to welcome the new users to the FriendFeed community.
I had once again gotten away from checking friendfeed regularly and not posting when I saw all of the activity in the Facebook group about it being down. I may never be back regularly, but I'm glad it is still here.
It amuses me to note the parallels between Ireland and the Philippines: island nations with populations that are almost entirely Roman Catholic, former colonies that won independence from the English-speaking empires that colonized them, and the homelands of significant numbers of U.S. immigrants.