Recent 2.0 acquisition roundup.

Following the rumors of Microsoft buying Yahoo, and the completed acquisitions of YouTube, Flickr and MySpace,

eBay Acquires StumbleUpon: Financial News – Yahoo! Finance

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–eBay Inc. (Nasdaq:EBAY – News) today announced it has acquired StumbleUpon, an early-stage company that helps people discover and share content online, for an aggregate transaction value of approximately $75 million.

MySpace’s parent buys Photobucket

NEW YORK – The parent of MySpace is buying the media-sharing site Photobucket for about $300 million, bringing together two of the Internet’s most popular hangouts.

Last.fm scrobbled for $280m | The Register

Media conglomerate CBS has bought Last.fm, the London-based social music network, for $280m.

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Published in: on May 31, 2007 at 1:24 pm  Comments (2)  

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  1. Nice. Look forward to read more from your blog.

    PS

  2. […] Acquisitions are accelerating as the big players move to carve up Web 2.0. Published in: […]


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