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Google Is Shutting Down The Meebo Bar

Late last year I wrote, “This Meebo Bar Could Be Huge For Google+“. Apparently I was wrong, because Google announced that it is shutting it down. To be fair, they’re shutting it down to focus on Google+ Sign-In, which was announced two months after I wrote that. A message from the Meebo team on the Meebo homepage says (via TNW): …

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This Meebo Bar Could Be Huge For Google+

As previously reported, some sites have been spotted using the new Google Plus-ified version of the Meebo bar. Google acquired Meebo earlier this year, and the bar was the only product from Meebo kept alive. It is now clear to me why this was a particularly good pick up for Google. Simply put, the Google+ version of the Meebo bar …

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The Meebo Bar Is Now A Google+ Tool

Earlier this year, Google acquired Meebo, which let users “create an interest profile to get new and timely information about the things that matter most” to them. The company’s other products shut down, but its flagship Meebo Bar stuck around. Here’s what it looked like before: It looks like the bar has been Google+ified. Here’s what it looks like now: …

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Google Trims the Fat Off of Products; Google Mini, Google Video, Symbian Get Chucked

If Google was some digitized version of Wipeout!, inevitably some of the products won’t get to move on and compete in the next round. It’s a fact of life: there has to be losers. For at least a few of those products, the judge’s scores have been added and today Google will be sending them home with a sad collection …

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Meebo: Save Chat Logs before Final Curtain Call

Meebo announced earlier this month that it would be shutting down in July due to its acquisition by Google. The Meebo team is now sending out email notifications to users who might not be in the know about the acquisition as well as reminders about how to retrive chat logs before July 11, 2012, when Meebo will be shuttering up …

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Meebo Shutting Down Its Products on July 11

One week ago it was officially announced that Google had acquired social platform and messaging service Meebo. It was unclear exactly how Meebo’s products, which include the Meebo Messenger and Meebo Bar, would be integrated with Google services, or whether they would be at all. Now it’s clear that Meebo is going away for good. Most of it, anyway. Meebo …

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Google Acquires Meebo, Following Rumors

The rumors have been going around for a month or so, but not it’s official. Google is buying Meebo. Meebo just posted the following message to its blog: We are happy to announce that Meebo has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Google! For more than seven years we’ve been helping publishers find deeper relationships with their users …

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Google May Be Close to Meebo Acquisition [RUMOR]

According to the reliable sources of All Things D, Google is involved in talks to acquire Meebo, the social platform that integrates cross-service chats as well as a social overlay for many websites. All Things D reports that the price tag on the sale would be about $100 million. Given that Meebo has plug-ins for several different browsers, the pick-up …

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