Alphabet Inc. has informed users of its Google Finance product last week that the core of the offering, the portfolio feature, will soon disappear as the stocks-focused product undergoes a transformation that bundles it into Google’s dominant search offering.
The November move will mark the first major change to a languishing product that has existed since 2006 but hasn’t seen an overhaul in more than eight years. To replace the outgoing features, Google said that it plans to migrate users’ portfolios to Google’s search product, which will aim to analyze users’ interests and provide a report for users.
I don’t really use this much but I know a lot of people that do daily. This always felt like the leftovers of iGoogle that someone forgot about it looked dated.