In an announcement Oct 26, 2016 Twitter decided to remove the 6-second video app. As reported in Wired, Vine launched the careers of several youthful Vine Stars and showed Alec Baldwin catching a tennis ball at the US Open. It reported that “ Vine’s website would be kept online, and that users would be able to access and download their Vines,”
Stu Sweetow’s book, Corporate Video Production, reported on Lowe’s stores using Vines for DIY instructions such as how to remove a stuck screw.
Here are other AVC blogs about Vine.