Orkut

Orkut

Social network site made by Google.


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Cause of death

Orkut was the slowest growing child out of Google Plus, YouTube and Blogger. So Google killed it.

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Lifespan

Orkut was born in January 2004 and it died in September 2014.

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Remembered for

Orkut was a combination of a blog about peronal thoughts, photos and also a messenger to chat with friends before the Facebook era.

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Last known residence

Web-based.

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