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Betaworks Acquires Digg, John Borthwick Promises, 'We Are Reverting Digg to a Startup'

betabeat.com
Just a couple of months after the Washington Post poached most of its staff, Digg proper--the "core assets," anyway--finally has a fate: It's been purchased by New York's own Betaworks, to be combined with News.me. As for what to expect: Betaworks CEO John Borthwick told Betabeat, "we are reverting digg to a...
Betaworks Acquires Digg, John Borthwick Promises, 'We Are Reverting Digg to a Startup'

Digg sold for just $500,000

www.guardian.co.uk
Social news site once valued at up to $175m sold to Betaworks for $500,000 in cash plus equityDigg, the "social news" site which was once the poster child for Web 2.0 and valued at up to $175m, has been sold to San Francisco incubator Betaworks for just $500,000 (£324,000) in...
Digg sold for just $500,000

Inhabitat's Week in Green: 310MPH Maglev train, full-color 3D printer and a car that boasts an astounding 1,300MPG

www.engadget.com
Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. Lego just made an announcement that will have geeks around the world salivating: Beginning in September, the company will release a 1-foot-tall Star Wars Ewok...
Inhabitat's Week in Green: 310MPH Maglev train, full-color 3D printer and a car that boasts an astounding 1,300MPG

Diaspora is a great idea, deserves all its miracle funding, but will it work?

www.inquisitr.com
The worry, concern, and even downright anger with Facebook right now is palpable. It has even gotten to the point that the company has called an all hands meeting to discuss the privacy firestorm that has engulfed them. It still remains to be seen if this will be a...
Diaspora is a great idea, deserves all its miracle funding, but will it work?

Diaspora is a great idea, deserves all its miracle funding, but will it work?

www.inquisitr.com
The worry, concern, and even downright anger with Facebook right now is palpable. It has even gotten to the point that the company has called an all hands meeting to discuss the privacy firestorm that has engulfed them. It still remains to be seen if this will be a...
Diaspora is a great idea, deserves all its miracle funding, but will it work?
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