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What 'Groupon clones' can learn from YouTube

The last time Google spent a ten-figure amount on a market leader and left the rest of its rivals in the dust, many rushed to change strategy. Did they make things worse for themselves in the process?

By December 2, 2010

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Pageflakes enters the LiveUniverse

It's no wonder that Pageflakes, the personalized home page service, was looking for an exit--the company is in the same arena as heavyweights Yahoo, Google, Microsoft, and others.

By April 18, 2008

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Failure Friday: Red Herring, Magnolia, and Pageflakes go dark

Several popular sites went down for various reasons and we sort out the mess.

By January 30, 2009

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11 troubled Web companies: The next Kozmos?

Some popular Web companies may be vulnerable to the economic slowdown. Do they face an ill fate similar to that of the beloved delivery service of the last bubble?

By October 10, 2008

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Google starts move to ad-friendly iGoogle

Company is starting to switch users to a new version of the iGoogle customizable home page that can accommodate ads.

By June 27, 2008

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It's 'au revoir' for Netvibes CEO Tariq Krim

As the founder and chief executive of the Paris-based widget start-up steps aside, Chief Operating Officer Freddy Mini prepares to take his place.

By May 29, 2008

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Google shows coders new home page abilities

Web gadget developers get a preview of full-screen view, OpenSocial integration, and other coming attractions to the iGoogle home page site.

By April 21, 2008

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Online video site MeeVee scouting for a buyer

The Burlingame, Calif.-based company, which has raised $25 million, says in a press release that it's already in talks with several potential suitors.

By April 8, 2008

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Revver is acquired amid spike in interest

Video-sharing site's low asking price helped renew buyout talks with entertainment network LiveUniverse, sources say.

By February 15, 2008

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Did DivX close Stage6 to duck copyright litigation?

DivX lost a bid for protection from copyright suits just weeks before shutting down video-sharing site.

By March 12, 2008