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Winklevoss twins get back to social networking with investment

The brothers who claimed Mark Zuckerberg stole their idea for Facebook have invested $1 million in a social network aimed at investors, The Wall Street Journal reports.

By September 16, 2012


Fresh legal woes for ConnectU founders

Remember file-sharing site I2hub? Its creator claims that due to a partnership with social network ConnectU, he's entitled to part of ConnectU's Facebook settlement money.

By January 4, 2010


'Gossip Girl' actor cast as ConnectU founders in 'The Social Network'

It's not yet clear whether Armie Hammer will play both of the twin rivals to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg with some camera trick help, or whether they've been combined into one character.

By October 20, 2009


Judge tosses latest Winklevoss claim vs. Facebook

A judge has dismissed a motion filed by the Winklevoss twins last month, asking the court to look into whether Facebook and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg were suppressing evidence during the original lawsuit.

By July 22, 2011


Winklevoss twins press Facebook case in Boston

A new motion asks the court to determine whether Facebook and its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, "intentionally or inadvertently suppressed evidence" in their dispute.

By June 23, 2011


Winklevoss twins drop Facebook lawsuit

The former classmates of Zuckerberg decide to drop their long-running legal dispute against the social-networking giant and its co-founder and accept a $65 million settlement.

By June 22, 2011


ConnectU founders get $65 million from Facebook?

A law publication managed to notice that the former lawyers for ConnectU boasted in a brochure that they once won a $65 million settlement against Facebook.

By February 10, 2009


Winklevoss twins taking Facebook case to Supreme Court

The twins' attorney says that a recent ruling against their appeal was wrong and that they will bring their argument to the U.S. Supreme Court.

By May 17, 2011


Facebook foes lose appeal

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, who accused Mark Zuckerberg of stealing the idea for Facebook, lost their latest appeal to contest a 2008 $65 settlement between the parties.

By April 11, 2011


Facebook suit cites alleged Zuckerberg e-mails

Paul Ceglia claims a 2003 contract with Mark Zuckerberg entitles him to 50 percent of Facebook, and he says he has the e-mails to prove it.

By April 11, 2011