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DST Buys ICQ For $187 Million – Did Zuckerberg Miss The Writing On The Wall?

SocialBeat’s Dean Takahashi reports that Digital Sky Technologies (DST) has agreed to pay AOL $187.5 million for ICQ, the largest instant messaging service in Russia, and a number of other markets.  According to Time Warner, ICQ has over 100 million … Continue reading

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China’s Tencent To Invest $300 Million into DST (Russian Facebook Investor)

Russia’s Digital Sky Technologies (DST) has announced that China’s leading social gaming company, Tencent Holdings (0700.HK) has invested $300 million into DST. Tencent will receive 0.51 percent of the voting rights in DST, which will be paid in cash, and … Continue reading

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