Here are the latest posts about Orkut on Writers Write:
Google to Shut Down Orkut on September 30, 2014 (2014-07-01): Google has announced that it will close its Orkut social network. The site will close on September 30, 2014.
Orkut Home to Osama Bin Laden Fan Clubs (2006-03-08): USA Today has an article that says Google's Orkut service is being used for recruitment by Al-Qaeda.
New Social Networking Sites Continue to Launch (2004-06-04): Is social networking the next big online trend? Some web companies
must think so.