Pownce announced that they will be closing the service in the next few weeks. Pownce team consists of Leah Culver, Mike Malone, Daniel Burka, Kevin Rose, Ariel Waldman, and Shawn Allen. Leah and Mike, who spent their time in coding and developing the web system at pownce, have joined Six Apart, the company behind such great blogging software as Movable Type, TypePad and Vox.
Kevin Rose and Daniel Burka will work as advisers to Six Apart.
The main Pownce website will be shutting down in two weeks from today, December 15th. You can export all your Pownce messages using an export function. Visit pownce.com/settings/export/ to generate your export file. You can then import your posts to other blogging services such as Vox, TypePad, or WordPress.
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