bill - 4:51 am on Mar 27, 2013 (gmt 0)
How to Build Your Own Syncing RSS Reader with Tiny Tiny RSS and Kick Google Reader to the Curb
Yes, Google Reader is going away, and yes, there are great alternatives. However, if you're tired of web services shutting down on you, why not take matters into your own hands? Tiny Tiny RSS is a free, open-source syncing RSS platform with more features than Google Reader ever had, and it can't get shut down. Here's how to install it and set it up.
LifeHacker has a decent tutorial to help you setup your own instance of the open source Tiny Tiny RSS Reader on your own server. Although Tiny Tiny RSS discourages installation on shared servers, I've done it on one and it works fine.