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Bitly picks up $20M in funding

The popular URL-shortening company reportedly has raised a boatload of cash, which will most likely be used to develop new products like a viral search engine.

By May. 16, 2012

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Bitly moves into the bookmarking biz, aiming to stay relevant

The link-shortening service launches an aptly named "bitmarks" feature. Get it?

By May. 29, 2012

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Bitly gets a new boss

Bitly has raised $14 million in a few years, and shrinks more than 8 billion Web addresses a month, but has never had a full-time CEO. Now technology vet Peter Stern gets the gig.

By May. 16, 2011

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Bitly partners with yfrog for picture sharing

This post has been corrected from the original, in which it was stated that the yfrog arrangement was an exclusive deal. Bitly CEO John Borthwick now says, "If users like it other photo sites will be included."

By Aug. 26, 2009

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Bitly partners with Yfrog for picture sharing

URL shortener to add direct link to Imageshack's Twitter-friend image hosting service.

By Aug. 25, 2009

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Facebook blocks NBC site after reported hack

The social network blocks users from accessing or posting NBC links after the TV network was hacked today.

By Feb. 21, 2013

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Twitter launches automatic link shortening

New service will automatically abbreviate URLS of any length to 19 characters when users compose tweets in the Tweet box.

By Jun. 7, 2011

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Bit.ly back up and running following outage

The link-shortening service was down for a while last night, but is now operating normally.

By Sep. 19, 2011