Tip – MSNBC.com acquires EveryBlock (Local news aggregator mashup)

Some news from the EveryBlock blog with details of today’s MSNBC announcement…

 

From the blog…

We’ve got some huge news today: EveryBlock has been acquired by MSNBC.com.

If you’ve been following along with us, you’ll know that we were funded for our first two years by a grant from the Knight Foundation. That grant ended on June 30, and we’ve been spending the last few months figuring out how to keep this site alive and make it sustainable. After considering a number of options (some wildly different from others), we decided that working with MSNBC.com was the best fit for our site and our team.

See more details HERE

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