Pownce social micro blogging platform has similarity with twitter.com but according to official blog site’s news, Pownce acquired by SixApart and upcoming 15 December, 08 their service will be closed. SixApart – one of the well know company which has great blogging software like as Moveable Type, TypePad, Vox.
Leahculver says, “We’re very happy that Six Apart wants to invest in growing the vision that we the founders of Pownce believe so strongly in and we’re very excited to take our vision to all of Six Apart’s products. Mike and I have joined Six Apart as part of their engineering team and we’re looking forward to being a part of the talented group that has created amazing tools for blogging and publishing.”
Before to close your pownce account, you can generate your backup files from http://pownce.com/settings/export. Maybe in January 2009 they will lunch something exciting, let’s see what will happen?