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Napster Finally Shuts Down

on December 2, 2011 | Napster | Comments (0)
Napster Finally Shuts Down

Napster was the origional Peer to Peer music software sharing platform, created by Sean Parker (who now has major stakes in Facebook, Spotify, Plaxo, and others). Napster had consistent legal issues since it’s inception, mainly Music companies prosecuting Napster for allowing the distribution of their content illegally. As a result the company has changed hands […]

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Twitter Finally Launches Follow Button

on June 1, 2011 | Twitter | Comments (3)
Twitter Finally Launches Follow Button

Twitter has unveiled a new feature that allows website owners to add a ‘Follow’ button to their site – allowing users to Follow them on Twitter without leaving the webpage or being redirected to Twitter. Similar to the Facebook Like button, I am surprised it has taken Twitter so long to finally get around to […]

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AOL finally sells Bebo

on June 18, 2010 | Bebo Business | Comments (0)
AOL finally sells Bebo

There have been reports that AOL have finally sold the social network – Bebo. AOL originally purchased Bebo in 2008 for US$850 million. Unfortunately AOL has been unable to make anything out of Bebo and the purchase has been considered a major business flop. Criterion Capital Partners seem to have now purchased Bebo for around […]

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Hotmail finally ditches advertising tagline in footer

on June 13, 2010 | E-mail Microsoft | Comments (0)
Hotmail finally ditches advertising tagline in footer

Hotmail is one of the most popular free web-based email sites in the world, and now known by many as Windows Live. Hotmail launched in 1996 and grew very fast to an audience of hundreds of millions of people around the world. Microsoft purchased Hotmail a short while later for US$400 Million. Ever since you […]

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