Twitter Now Worth $3.9 Billion


Twitter just received another round of financing, totaling $200 million from venture capitalists Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. The new investment brings their total worth up to $3.9 billion. Twitter’s valuation comes from its value as a social graph, representing moods and trends of 8% of total Internet traffic and that is where the money is. Read the full story at

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