Jul 7, 2014

Orkut shuts down

We should spend more time analyzing the rise and fall of online giants in order to understand business mechanics and developments in the online world. One of those cases is Orkut that will be shut down soon, and here's a good overview of its history and Google's activities in social networking.

http://readwrite.com/2014/06/30/the-rise-and-fall-of-orkut-googles-decade-long-social-media-experiment