January 22, 2022

Roundup: Twitter Acquires Posterous, Yahoo Sues Facebook, UK Gov Appoints Jimmy Wales as Adviser

1. Welcoming the Posterous team to the flock (via Twitter Blog) and Posterous Acquisition FAQ
Posterous will continue online at least for time being.

2. Yahoo Suing Facebook Over Patent Infringement (via AllThingsD)
Yahoo says Facebook infringed on 10 patents.

3. “Jimmy Wales: Wikipedia chief to advise Whitehall on policy” (via The Telegraph)
It’s an unpaid position.

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.