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Microsoft Shutting Down So.cl on March 15, 2017

You might remember that in 2011 Microsoft launched its own social network called So.cl. It looked a lot like Google+ and was Microsoft’s way of keeping up with the Joneses. Surprisingly, there are recent posts there, but Microsoft is announcing that the service will shut down on March 15, 2017.

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For those that have never participated in So.cl, much like those who still participate in Google+, you really didn’t miss anything – however, this may be the last place to see Windows Phone hardware in the wild. You can’t sift through a page without seeing Windows Mobile hardware in photos.

There’s also an official sendoff announcement: So.cl is saying farewell as of March 15, 2017

 


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