Google to buy Digg

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By Guy Levine
on 25/7/08

If you've read all the hoo haa about the on off sarga with Yahoo and Microsoft you may be surprised to learn that Google have agreed to buy Digg, the social bookmarking site for around $200 million, something that has very definitely slipped under the radar. The deal is apparently all formerly ratified. Google will be experimenting with Digg in it's News search.

While Live struggles to claw back some market share from Google, Google has been busily pulling off deals like this which look at adapting it's search for the future. This has confirmed to us something we at WMA already knew, Seach as we know it is dead!