So LinkedIn is not discontinuing this feature, but it’s weakening it. Note: if you don’t use gmail, don’t worry about this
I guess it was inevitable that LinkedIn would put up high walls around Rapportive’s functionality, and cut off other systems. Kind of a play from the 1990′s, imo.
Oh well, I had it, but didn’t use it that much. The author of the article was, I think, too enthusiastic with this line: “If you’re unfamiliar with Rapportive, you don’t email enough.”