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10 Big Deals Show Future Of Social Apps

Several recent acquisitions in the social networking market point to a not-so-distant merger of social and business apps.
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Google showed its social hand with the purchase of PostRank, a service that measures users' influence by providing visibility into which users are sharing what content where. PostRank itself was "sunsetted" on May 1, but the capabilities are available via Google Analytics.

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re: 10 Big Deals Show Future Of Social Apps
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