TweetDeck was first launched in 2008 by Iain Dodsworth, it is personal browser for connecting across Twitter, Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn and more. Investors include the Accelerator Group, Betaworks and ProFounders Capital.
TweetDeck has raised $3.5m but as yet has not generated significant revenues. The transaction would value the company at $25m-$30m.
UberMedia has also acquired UberTwitter, Echofon, and Twidroyd. UberMedia is headquartered at Idealab (www.idealab.com) in Pasadena, CA.
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