Google Finally Kills Off Google Authorship

Read this in-depth article about the end of Google Authorship written by  and me for  

Google not only will no longer show authorship in global (logged out) search, but will no longer track any data from rel=author markup.

BUT Google+ posts will continue to show with authorship-style rich snippets in logged-in search for people who have the poster in their circles. For more on that see
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