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FTC is investigating Twitter for possible antitrust abuses

Twitter is now under investigation by the FTC for possible antitrust infringements due to how it deals with third-party app developers.

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Ashton Kutcher invests in vacation rental startup Airbnb

Actor and technology startup savant Ashton Kutcher has put his hefty marketing weight behind San Francisco vacation rental site Airbnb.com.

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Rumor: Twitter purchased TweetDeck for $40-50 million

Rumors indicate that Twitter has acquired one of its top desktop clients, TweetDeck for $40-$50 million. An announcement should be coming soon.

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Twitter reportedly aims to buy TweetDeck for $50 million

Twitter is in "advanced talks" to purchase third-party client TweetDeck for $50 million, reports the Wall Street Journal.

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UberMedia planning Twitter competitor?

Twitter's old nemesis UberMedia is back - and possibly coming out with a rival.

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Best of Quora: Social media insiders spilling secrets

From explaining Mark Zuckerberg's mysterious trips to China to the sudden death of UberTwitter, the best Quora topics highlight social media insiders spilling the secrets outsiders were never meant to know.

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Twitter suspends Twitdroyd and UberTwitter apps

Citing rule violations, Twitter has shut down Twitdroyd, UberTwitter, and UberCurrent. Could this be the first round of many upcoming suspensions as the social network tightens its belt?

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UberMedia buys TweetDeck for $30M, now controls 20 percent of daily tweets

UberMedia has purchased TweetDeck for $30 million. Good move, or bad deal?

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