by Per Stromsjo
Those who have known me for a while will probably be giggling by now. For the rest of you, I can let you in on a secret. You know old King Midas? Everything he touched turned into gold. Well, in the world of services I frequently assume the role of some inverted Midas. I've managed to join (or buy) lots of products and services over the years, only to discover that they soon get discontinued. Apparently, this time it took me five weeks to get Delicious swaying. When news broke about Yahoo allegedly sunsetting this bookmarking service I was disappointed but not exactly surprised...