No big surprise here. Twitter's finally confirmed it's purchasing TweetDeck for $US40 million. Twitter now owns one of the top Twitter and social network clients on the planet. Let's hope they don't trash the columns. (And keep it open to other social networks LinkedIn, Facebook and FourSquare, guys.) [CNN Money via TechMeme]
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An hour before midnight on New Year’s Eve in 1985, a bunch of Harley executives sat in a room at a bank with two stacks of papers, one for bankruptcy and another for recapitalization, if their last gasp ask for fresh investment came in. They had given themselves until midnight to get new money or go bankrupt, and time was running out.
Well, that was fun while it lasted.