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We’ve covered a number of times over the last few years as they nailed their launch and then quickly were acquired by AOL. Today they announced they are spinning out as it’s own independent company. As part of the deal AOL will hang on to an 8 percent stake in the company and according to one report is about to close another $5.7M round of funding. This move is reminiscent of StumbleUpon’s spinout led by Garrett Camp a few years ago. If anyone could pull this off it would be founder Tony Conrad. Congrats on the new life for Source: NYTimes.

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