Google buys Angstro (business information social networking)
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Google Inc.acquired Angstro Inc., a social networking site that provides online business information discovery and sharing services. Financial terms were not disclosed. Angstro's founders, Salim Ismail and Rohit Kohare, will both join Google. Angstro (as in the measuring unit angstrom) attempts to deliver "highly focused, relevant news" across a user's social network, as opposed to providing a scattered array of random search results.
2014 -- Rohit Kohare's LinkedIn page states he is working on open, interoperable social networks in his role at Google.
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