Yahoo! announces that it will not longer support its Yahoo! Buzz, a Digg-like product where users can rank stories from publishers, revealed a messeage posted on the Yahoo! help center:
Yahoo! Buzz will be discontinued as of April 21, 2011. As of this date, you will be unable to access the Yahoo! Buzz site. This was a hard decision. However this will help us focus on our core strengths and new innovations.
We appreciate your patronage.
The Yahoo! Buzz Team
Buzz launched to the public in 2008 as a Digg-like site to aggregate what news stories are “buzzing” on the web.