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2012-07-16 23:01:11

Social news website Digg confirmed in a blog post that they are being bought out by Betaworks. The estimated value of the deal is $500,000. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) July 16, 2012 On Thursday, July 12, 2012, social news website Digg confirmed in a blog post that they are being bought out by Betaworks. The estimated value of the deal is $500,000. Digg, a site where users can discover and share content from anywhere on the Internet, was bought by Betaworks, a technology incubator located in New...

2012-07-14 23:01:23

The Founder of the “talk to a doctor” telemedicine hotline MD247, issued a press release on July 10, 2012 ushering in a change to a “road less traveled” for the company on LinkedIn. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) July 14, 2012 In a move designed to increase participation for all social media accounts associated with the premier provider in telemedicine services, MD247, Thomas Meehan announced the company would be straying from medical discussions. The newly plotted course,...

2012-07-13 10:59:51

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Betaworks,  a company that builds and fosters social media sites, but doesn't want to be called a fund or an incubator, acquired news tagging site Digg. Following the acquisition, Digg will be integrated with News.me, another property in the Betaworks portfolio. After explosive growth a few years ago, Digg fell into a decline as users left for other social tagging sites such as Reddit and Pinterist. On Digg, users submit URLs for...

2012-06-17 23:02:04

LinkedIn is not just another online location to post a resume and provide status updates. Horton Group explains how companies can use LinkedIn to build business, resulting in more clients and more revenue. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) June 16, 2012 Many business owners are not fully aware of LinkedIn´s potential as a marketing tool or feel they do not have enough time to explore the professional networking website in-depth. On the surface, LinkedIn might seem like a simple social networking...

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Reid Hoffman
2013-09-19 09:30:28

Reid Hoffman, born August 5, 1967, is an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author. Hoffman is best known as the co-founder of LinkedIn, a social network used primarily for business connections and job searching. Hoffman was born in Stanford, California, the son of Deanna Ruth Rutter and William Parker Hoffman, Jr. and grew up in Berkeley, California. He attended high school at The Putney School, where he farmed maple syrup, drove oxen and studied epistemology. He graduated from...

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