Yahoo Messenger Shutting Down Its Operation On 17th July Without Reason


Yahoo Messenger is one of the best chatting App before the arrival of Whatsapp, Instagram and Other Social chatting App who has overtaken the company. Now the company have decide to shutdown their Operation After 20 years without any solid reason.

The reason for shutdown might probably be as a result of Yahoo Messenger has had a great heavy competitors and in fact, it’s literally everyday the app do have a new competitor. The company has announce they will go offline on the 17th of July, 2018.

Yahoo’s Parent Company, Oath, said;

We know we have many loyal fans who have used Yahoo Messenger since its beginning as one of the first chat apps of its kind.

“As the communications landscape continues to change over, we’re focusing on building and introducing new, exciting communications tools that better fit consumer needs.

In Addition, Yahoo Messenger didn’t reveal any replacement of their service, but According to the company, They are experimenting with new services and apps, including Yahoo Squirrel – an invite-only group messaging app.

But if you are using Yahoo, your Yahoo ID will still work for Yahoo Mail application after the shutdown.

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  1. Well, life must go on,right? There are a lot of good applications that could substitute Yahoo Messenger. Case in point, Brosix IM.


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