Yahoo Buzz, Delicious and AltaVista … hasta la vista

In Uncategorized on December 17, 2010 by reibroker Tagged: , , , ,

Gone. Out. Over. Kaput. Audi. Sionara. Later gator.

Kind of sad. AltaVista was huge when I had aspirations of being a search engine giant. Interesting how I fancied myself as a competitor of theirs. Then came Google … the rest is history.

And now, so it appears, these things are going to be history, too.

Amplify’d from

News is traveling fast about a leaked slide from a Yahoo “all hands” meeting earlier this week that listed several products — including Delicous and AltaVista — to be “sunsetted.” Yahoo confirms that Yahoo Buzz will be closed, as will the Traffic APIs. Delicious seems likely to go, too.




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