Yahoo discontinues Yahoo! Buzz service

Well,this is not going to be a good news for yahoo users.Especially to those who use Yahoo! Buzz.Yahoo has announced that it is discontinuing the Buzz service from April 21.As of that date users will not be able to access the Buzz site.It will be no longer available.This is informed to all buzz users in the Buzz homepage.The official yahoo update says,

Yahoo! Buzz will be discontinued as of April 21, 2011. As of this date, you will be unable to access the Yahoo! Buzz site. This was a hard decision. However this will help us focus on our core strengths and new innovations.

We appreciate your patronage.

The Yahoo! Buzz Team

Yahoo! Buzz was started in 2008.It allowed users to share stories.The closing of Yahoo! Buzz was first leaked via twitter last December.It was also leaked that Yahoo would also shut down Delicious, Yahoo Picks and Yahoo Bookmarks.But Buzz is the one to be closed first officially.Yahoo closes Buzz to regain its financial stability after 2011.

Do you use Yahoo! Buzz.How do you feel about its close?Share your views in comments…

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