Get your phones 'Kin out of here

Telco Verizon has told Microsoft to get its social notworking phones ‘kin off the premises.

According to Electronista, the company has opted to return all unsold Kin devices to Microsoft today.

Online sales of the Kin One and Kin Two have been suspended, and the only thing that Verizon will sell is ‘kin accessories.

It is the last chapter in the death of the Kin which was

So officially ends the Kin, which, despite a huge advertising campaign, only flogged 9,000 units by the time of its departure.

Late last month Verizon started to pull the plug on the phone and chopped the price of the Kin One and Kin Two from approximately $50 and $100 to $30 and $50.

Redmond then decided to pull the plug and focus on its Windows Phone 7 launch and not ship Kin in Europe.

At the time Redmond said it would continue to work with Verizon in the US to sell current Kin phones.

Now it seems that Verizon can’t be bothered and has wrapped up the spare inventory and packed it off to Redmond and ended the whole sorry experiment.