Mid-2015 seems to be a heavy period for Microsoft. After reportedly will house 7,800 employees, software giant was mentioned would get rid of a number of application service MSN.
This information has been distributed to users via an email. Some applications will shut down the MSN is SN Health & Fitness, MSN Travel and MSN Food Drink & for all platforms, including Windows, iOS, and Android.
"We are always evaluating the business to ensure users find the most valuable things. We will continue the application support more broadly, including News, Sports, and Weathers & Money that will be available as a Windows application and cross platform, "said Microsoft spokesman as quoted from Venture Beat, Saturday (7/11/2015).
Application to be removed first was MSN Food & Drink and MSN Travel on September 28, 2015. While the MSN Health and Fitness will be turned off & per 1 January 2015.
Reported to Ubergizmo, Microsoft also plans to get rid of the display advertising services. The Division of advertising has been reshuffling into Applications and Services Group under the leadership of Chief Operating Officer Kevin Turner.