Crazy things are happening.. The social software industry is reforming.
Why everything at 2005/Q1?
- 2005/01/05: Six Apart acquires Live Journal, one of the largest weblog communities
- 2005/02/08: Ask Jeeves acquires Bloglines.com, most popular RSS aggregator
- 2005/03/20: Yahoo! acquires Flickr, the most popular photo sharing community
- 2005/03/21: IAC/InterActiveCorp acquires Ask Jeeves, 4# largest search engine (bloglines.com)