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Linked to compete with Microsoft, Yahoo and Facebook to acquire application Pulse
March 13, 2013
News report revealed that the network “Linked In” Social compete with a number of major technology companies for the acquisition of application reading the news “Pulse”.
The report pointed to ” AllThingsD “technical, in the words of a source familiar with,” Linked In “compete with a number of companies in the deal, such as” Microsoft “and” Yahoo “and” Facebook “and” Amazon “.
The source added that the social network is working to close the deal this week, as it seeks to use the application to add features to its social network in order to attract visitors to enter the site on an ongoing basis.
And have applied “Pulse” about 20 million users from 190 countries around the world, and pointed to the latest figures around him that read 10 million records per day.
The report did not reveal the size of the deal but is expected to exceed $ 20 million barrier, which is the amount acquired by CNN on application Zite similar in his work for the application of “Pulse”.
The “Linked In” focused on recent support display news on its network where launched page for news and contracted with a book to publish articles dedicated to them; The display feature news one of the main features that you want social networks available to its users Vozaan “Facebook” a few days ago about designing an updated completely Page “newsfeeds” own.
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