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socialthing

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Urban Airship to acquire SimpleGeo

All-stock deal for the geolocation startup is estimated to be worth $3.5 million.

By October 31, 2011

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AOL's Socialthing brings streaming and sharing to Warner Bros. TV

The FriendFeed-like service will be worked into the entertainment conglomerate's digital properties so that members can share content and see what their friends are doing.

By May 5, 2009

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Ex-Digg CEO Jay Adelson lands at SimpleGeo

Nearly a quarter of the staff of the geolocation start-up now consists of former Digg employees, including co-founder Joe Stump.

By November 15, 2010

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Confirmed: AOL will acquire Socialthing

Start-up social aggregator, which competes with the more-buzzed-about FriendFeed, will become part of AOL's People Networks division.

By August 14, 2008

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Why the social-media aggregator has croaked

The recent demise of Streamy reinforces that there's just no more room for a start-up that wants to get all your social-networking feeds in one place. Facebook's snuffed that market out.

By March 3, 2010

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Facebook eats up patents for the 'feed'

Some prominent figures in the social-media world are already concerned that Facebook now may have the rights to a concept that should belong to the Web at large.

By February 25, 2010

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Socialthing monitors your online life at home and on the go

Track the progress of your friends with Socialthing.

By March 7, 2008

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SimpleGeo navigates from stealth to beta

Start-up hopes to make it easy to bring location-aware features to any Web or mobile service--but we haven't seen it in action yet.

By November 19, 2009

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AOL upgrades Bebo with Lifestream and more

Bebo gets better integration with other social services, though not all of the announced enhancements will be available to users immediately.

By February 23, 2009

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AOL's social strategy: Merge Bebo, AIM, all else

AOL People Networks chief Joanna Shields lays out the ambitious and still-forming strategy to make the $850 million acquisition of Bebo worth it.

By February 24, 2009