Slide came in to reality in 2005, founded by PayPal co-founder Max Levch.Last year in August Google Acquired slide $200 million and today Google announced that they are shutting down the slide team.
Slide got too many social applications in their line up including Disco, Pool Party, Video Inbox, and even the recently launched Photovine. All these application will soon bid for farewell. Google only left Prizes.org which is developed for china.
Looks like Google will concentrate more on Google+ ,the brand new social network.