AOL to Acquire Socialthing!

Aug 19, 2008

 AOL has agreed to acquire Socialthing!, a social media aggregation tool that lets users track their online social communities and broadcast updates to them. The Socialthing! platform, currently in private beta, is integrated with 13 sites including Facebook, Twitter, Digg, and Flickr. After the deal closes, Socialthing!, based in Boulder, Co., will be part of AOL's People Networks division.