Bebo announces they're returning to the social network sphere

By Scorpus
Aug 8, 2013
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  1. Bebo, the social network that was quite popular in 2007, has been left unused after users flocked to Facebook in the following years. In 2008 the site was sold to AOL for $850 million, a deal so atrocious it eventually...

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  2. mccartercar

    mccartercar TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 111   +15

    Do I have this right?
    Bebo was sold to AOL fro 850$ million.
    Bebo was bought for 1$ million.
    That's what I call haggling.
    Arris likes this.
  3. Jim$ter

    Jim$ter TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 119   +20

    Never heard of it....but funny video I might just have to check it out.
  4. Arris

    Arris TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 4,534   +92

    MIght want to design a logo that doesn't look so much like the Beats by Dr. Dre one.
  5. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,765   +1,427

    What is the correlation between the penis and Bebo? I'm not sure if I want an account with Bebo.
  6. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 2,809   +702

    Another social networking site? Isn't the 5000 already in existence more than enough? No wonder these sites go up & down like a *****'s drawers.
  7. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,765   +1,427

    Fad rotation! Everything that was old is new again. Only this time they start new with $849 million profit after being old for 6 years. Talk about a selling/buying strategy of a lifetime! Even if it doesn't pan out this time around, I highly doubt they really care.
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  8. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 2,809   +702

    I agree. As you say, the more things change, the more they stay the same.
  9. DJ SAMBO

    DJ SAMBO Newcomer, in training

    to be fair I was seeing the bebo B long befor beats by dre
  10. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,765   +1,427

    I did a search last night, just to see which one came out first. lol


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