Yahoo Solutions is shutting down on Could 4, 2021, the Verizon-owned Yahoo announced this week. The 16-year-old question-and-answer service will enter read-only mode on April 20, stopping customers from posting new questions or answering different customers’ questions, Yahoo stated. On the Could 4 shutdown date, the web site will not be accessible, and the URL will redirect to the Yahoo homepage, Yahoo stated. No different Yahoo companies are affected by this announcement.
Simply why folks nonetheless use Yahoo Solutions is a query that most likely lacks a satisfying reply. One Ars colleague prompt that I format this text “as a query adopted by a bunch of poorly written responses that do not fairly reply the query.” As an alternative of that, let’s check out among the current questions which have risen to the highest or close to the highest of the Yahoo Solutions homepage.
The shutdown announcement prompted anger from folks asking if Yahoo Solutions is being “shut to silence conservatives” and for suggestions of different websites that submit “the reality relating to the left’s degeneracy.” One other requested whether or not former President Donald Trump can buy Yahoo to forestall the shutdown. Others wished to know whether or not the US can survive Biden’s presidency and whether or not Democrats will ever “admit” that the election was rigged (it wasn’t).
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