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Jun 30, 2014

Farewell, Orkut: Google shuts down its first social network

Orkut was popular in Brazil, but never gained traction in the U.S...

Jul 02, 2014

Boot up: Android Wear reviewed, Microsoft cuts?, bye-bye Orkut

Plus Microsoft encrypts a bit more, Wordpress plugin offers security risk, Google tightens up on Android, and more Continue reading..... #Microsoft Corporation #Google Inc. #Wordpress

Jul 02, 2014

Boot up: Android Wear reviewed, Microsoft cuts?, bye-bye Orkut

Plus Microsoft encrypts a bit more, Wordpress plugin offers security risk, Google tightens up on Android, and more Continue reading..... #Microsoft Corporation #Google Inc. #Wordpress

Jul 01, 2014

Google will shut down Orkut social network at the end of September

Looking to shift more attention to the Google+ social network, Google will be officially shutting down the Orkut social network as of September 30, 2014 and will not be allowing anyone to create an Orkut account as of July 2014. Created approximately... #Microsoft Corporation #Google Inc. #Wordpress

Jun 30, 2014

Google Will Shut Down Its Orkut Social Network In September

Orkut, the social networking service Google launched back in 2004, miraculously survived multiple rounds of spring cleaning despite the fact that it was never a huge hit outside of Brazil, India and a few other countries. It was always just a matter ... #India #Google Inc.

Jun 30, 2014

Google kills Orkut, its oldest social network

Google’s earliest social network, the decade-old Orkut, will shut its virtual doors at the end of September, the company said on Monday. This mainly affects Brazilians, as the service has been more or less specific to that country for the last six ye... #Google Inc. #Brazil

Jul 01, 2014

Here’s Google’s latest plan to make Google+ matter

After ten years, Google’s first attempt at creating a social network is finally coming to an end. Google announced on Monday that Orkut would be officially shut down on September 30th, 2014 to make room for the thriving social communities on YouTube,... #Google Inc. #YouTube

Jun 30, 2014

Google Will Shut Down Its Orkut Social Network In September

Orkut, the social networking service Google launched back in 2004, miraculously survived multiple rounds of spring cleaning despite the fact that it was never a huge hit outside of Brazil, India and a few other countries. It was always just a matter ... #India #Google Inc.

Jul 01, 2014

Google to Close Orkut Social Netwok

Google is closing the doors on its social media service, Orkut, to focus on more profitable areas of its business. The tech giant has given users a three-month period to export profile data... #India #Google Inc.

Jun 30, 2014

Google to shut down social networking service Orkut in September

Google Inc. will shut down its early social-networking service, Orkut, which was launched ten years ago but has failed to put Google ahead in what has become one of the Web's most popular businesses... #India #Google Inc.
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