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Facebook acquires mobile social bookmarking company, Spool

Mobile social bookmarking company, Spool, gets picked up by Facebook

| Business, Financial & Legal News | Posted: Jul 16, 2012 10:16 am

Spool, a mobile social bookmarking company have been acquired by social networking giant, Facebook. The Spool team informed their users via the company's blog, announcing that they were joining forces with Facebook.

 

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Facebook won't be bringing any of the Spool name to their services just yet, with the Spool service shutting down, and the company also send out e-mails to Spool users this afternoon informing them how to move their bookmarks to another service.

 

It was only earlier this year that Spool raised $1 million in funding from SV Angel, Felicis Ventures, Charles River Ventures, Vivi Nevo and other funders. The company was founded in 2010 by a former Google product manager.

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