10 years ago an amazing service is started by google is orkut.and now its time to shut down.google announce on 30 june 2014 that orkut will officially shut down on 30 september .google gives 3 months to its users to backup their photos and other important documemts.
And now google disable new accounts so,now new comers will not test this amazing service.
Also orkut app will be removed from app stores.
Orkut started in 2004 and now after 10years in 2014 orkut will officially shut down. Also a main reason is google want to shift more attention on google+.
Orkut is most popular in brazil. In brazil orkut have 50% members and in india 20% ,only 18 % in u.s. which shows not so good in other countries.
What Google says:-
What will you can do untill orkut close
*you can login,play games and use orkut as normal
* Save your Orkut profile, scraps, testimonials, & community posts toyour computer using Google Takeout(untill 2016)
*you can export your photos to google+ as a backup
What you can’t do after 30 september
*you will not be able to login ro orkut
*you will not be able to export photos to google+
*apps,api’s and games no longer will available
For more info you can visit orkut blog here.