From Twitter’s perspective, I guess, once the aqui-hire is complete and you have the hires, why keep the acqui?
Posterous, a blogging platform that embodies Tumblr’s simplicity, if not its stylishness, announced today it has been acquired by microblogging giant Twitter.
Startup Posterous is doing a bit of a start-over today. Founded in 2008 as a simple blogging via email service, Posterous is restructuring itself based on a new private sharing mobile application called Posterous Spaces, according to Forbes.
Silicon Valley incubator Y Combinator is bringing some of its most notable alumni back into the fold — as partners.