LinkedIn to buy news-reader app Pulse for $50M-$100M

Though the likes of Microsoft and Yahoo were in talks to acquire popular news-reader app Pulse, it looks like it’s LinkedIn who will shell out the big bucks for the app. AllThingsD, citing sources close to the deal, says the acquisition will be completed soon for anywhere between $50 million to $100 million. Pulse, an app that… Read More


Pulse news site shows potential of Microsoft’s IE10

Pulse, the popular news app for iPad, iPhone and Android, released a new version of its service for the web today, working with Microsoft to provide a glimpse of the potential for the new Internet Explorer 10 browser, particularly on touch-enabled Windows machines. Microsoft points to the site as an example of apps transitioning back… Read More