The domain  was acquired by a German startup company () in May 2015. The project name YouOS is now representing a mobile platform for hyperlocal interaction. YouOS technology is used to operate a German refugee help support system AngelaApp 
YouOS was shut down on July 30, 2008 because the developers had not actively developed it since November 2006. They also could not find a use for it themselves. They have since moved on to other projects.
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