Social bookmarking and content discovery site is being purchased by YouTube co-founders Chad Hurley and Steven Chen. They want to turn the website into “the best information discovery service on the web.”’s main value comes from amassing a massive database that charts what people have shared over the years. Read the full article at

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Shelly Palmer is a business advisor and technology consultant. He helps Fortune 500 companies with digital transformation, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn's Top Voice in Technology, he is the co-host of "Think About This with Shelly Palmer & Ross Martin" on the Westwood One Podcast Network. He covers tech and business for Good Day New York, writes a weekly column for Adweek, is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC, and writes a popular daily business blog. Follow @shellypalmer or visit

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