Is yahoo answers closing in october the 1st?

i just saw someone mention this in a question before, i hope it is not true, ive been here since 2006 and used to love the place and the helpful contributors, i know a lot has changed since the mid 2000's on this site, but i still think it has some helpful users and is a place for advice and support for many... show more i just saw someone mention this in a question before, i hope it is not true, ive been here since 2006 and used to love the place and the helpful contributors, i know a lot has changed since the mid 2000's on this site, but i still think it has some helpful users and is a place for advice and support for many genuine people...i would be really sad to see yahoo answers close down as i know of nowhere else like this on the internet and i would be quite isolated if it were to close....as i use it a lot for communication and to get advice with important questions......i live alone and are fairly isolated.

so does anyone know what is happening?
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