Yesterday Digg was sold to Betaworks for a mere $500,000.
In 2008, Digg turned off an acquisition offer by Google of 200 million dollars.
The only thing funnier/sadder (depends on your point of view) than the actual story, are the titles that technology blogs are using when covering the story.
What about you? Do you still Digg? And if so, what do you think of the move?
Personally, he touched my life in two small ways
- His song made it to my YouTube playlist, and it’s one of those tunes that you can find very useful when you need to clear your mind and concentrate real hard on something.
- More importantly, he proved to me that it’s never too late to be discovered
Here’s the original “Trololo” song:
And here’s a beautiful piano version of the song by Lara: