anyone else's iGoogle page change recently?

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anyone else's iGoogle page change recently?

Postby Habitual on Tue Jun 28, 2011 8:54 pm

This craptastic "enhancement" started on my iGoolge page today (or so)
Logging out doesn't change it. Clearing Cache/History neither.

Anyone else having a similar experience on their iGoogle?

Thanks.
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Re: anyone elses iGoogle page change recently?

Postby vrkalak on Tue Jun 28, 2011 9:24 pm

Nope.

I am using Firefox-6.0 and my Home page is iGoogle (http://google.com/ig)

And nothing has changed; all my settings are the same.
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Recently, actually a couple weeks back, Google has removed the google/linux search engine from it's repertoire.

If you try and search with http://google.com/linux it defaults to another search engine.
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Re: anyone elses iGoogle page change recently?

Postby Habitual on Tue Jun 28, 2011 10:09 pm

Thanks vrkalak.
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Re: anyone else's iGoogle page change recently?

Postby Habitual on Wed Jun 29, 2011 11:02 am

NoScript 2.1.1.1 installed, no change.

bummer dude.
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Re: anyone else's iGoogle page change recently?

Postby zerozero on Wed Jun 29, 2011 11:31 am

here
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http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/06/goog ... -userstyle
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Re: anyone else's iGoogle page change recently?

Postby Habitual on Wed Jun 29, 2011 12:09 pm

Thanks, but I am not sure how the OMGU* page is relevant except for User Styles which I have installed.

I guess my main complaint is that my CHOICE was taken away.
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Re: anyone else's iGoogle page change recently?

Postby zerozero on Wed Jun 29, 2011 1:04 pm

just for this part in the beginning :)
Google began rolling out a darker menu bar across its sites and services yesterday.

so it seems it's a layout change
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Re: anyone else's iGoogle page change recently?

Postby Habitual on Wed Jun 29, 2011 1:11 pm

Well, I guess I'm not the only (visually) offended person, so it will only be a matter of time before someone figures out (how or codes smth) to remove|inhibit it.

It smacks of Ubuntu.
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Re: anyone else's iGoogle page change recently?

Postby Habitual on Wed Jun 29, 2011 11:04 pm

These decorative "features" get any more numerous, I'm searching for a new search provider, or switch to the "search google from c-li" script I wrote.

Trouble is the "enhancements" are on every page. Eeek.

Any one got a Stylish that gives me back the real Classic (i)Google?
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Re: anyone else's iGoogle page change recently?

Postby MALsPa on Wed Jun 29, 2011 11:11 pm

All I'm seeing here is the black menu bar, which doesn't bother me. Am I not seeing some other changes that others are seeing?
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