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iPhone 5 Excitement Exceeds That Of The iPhone 4 … Really? What’s New?

iPhone 5 Excitement Exceeds That Of The iPhone 4 … Really? What’s New?

For that one person who did not know about the hype behind Apple’s upcoming iPhone 5, RBC Capital Market has done some lengthy research (survey) to let you know. Basically, it’s summed up as having an “unprecedented demand” before release. Well … duh! One thing we know for sure is that most Apple products have an enormous amount of hype […]

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Groupon Acquires Zappedy For $10.3 Million: Didn’t Have A Daily Deal Coupon

Groupon Acquires Zappedy For $10.3 Million: Didn’t Have A Daily Deal Coupon

Everyone knows who and what Groupon does for a living, if you don’t it’s time to crawl out from under that rock and Google it (seriously..), but what the heck is a Zappedy?  Well apparently they started out as a launching pad for small companies to create websites and advertisements via social media and daily type deals.  Sound remotely familiar?  […]

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Myspace Acquired By Specific Media For $35 Million, Current CEO Mike Jones Sends Email To Employees

Myspace Acquired By Specific Media For $35 Million, Current CEO Mike Jones Sends Email To Employees

As expected, Myspace has been acquired today for $35 Million by Specific Media. That price tag shows how bad things got for the once social giant. Back in 2005, News Corp. acquired Myspace for $580 Million. Additionally, Myspace’s current CEO, Mike Jones, sent out an email to all employees/myspacers addressing the acquisition. Perhaps the most tragic part of the email […]

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Twitter Buying TweetDeck For $40 Million

Twitter Buying TweetDeck For $40 Million

Twitter is acquiring TweetDeck, one of the most popular Twiter apps available. In fact it is my personal favorite because it is one of the few apps that let you update your Twitter feed, Facebook wall, and a Facebook page all at once. When you are a site like ours that tries to keep up with our readers across multiple […]

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