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Twitter’s decision to close its video sharing service Vine has been met with regret from one of the founders just as adult entertainment site Pornhub launched a tongue-in-cheek acquisition bid for the platform.

Vine founder Rus Yusupov, who left his company in 2015, took to Twitter (of course) to express his disappointment in the social media firm’s decision to kill Vine – the product it bought in 2012 for a reported $30 million.

Twitter made the decision to discontinue Vine after the company reported an increase in its monthly active user growth in the third-quarter but said it would shed 9 percent of its workforce as it looks to cut costs and focus on its live-streaming offerings.

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