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Flickr – Fully Redesigned Photosharing Platform

A precursor to social media and Internet photo sharing service, Flickr started simply as a support tool created by Stewart Butterfield and Caterina Fake for Game Neverending, a massively multiplayer online game. But soon, the couple realized its potential beyond the gaming world and spun off the … READ MORE


Yahoo in Discussions to Acquire Tumblr for $1 Billion

Multiple sources out of Silicon Valley are indicating that Yahoo is in serious talks to acquire Tumblr for as much as $1 billion. First reported from the technology news site All Things D, the acquisition of the social blogging service would mean a quick infusion of youth … READ MORE