Tweetdeck on verge of takeover by UberMedia

Social networking client Tweetdeck almost acquired

Sources are reporting that Tweetdeck, a UK-based desktop application for social networking, is on the verge of being acquired by California-based UberMedia.

Tweetdeck is most popularly used for managing Twitter and Facebook feeds.

While neither firm has confirmed the takeover, it's being reported that Tweetdeck was taken over for around $30 million (£19 million).

UberMedia has already acquired two other Twitter-based applications - UberTweet and Echofon.

What social networking client do you normally use? Pop over to our social networking sites (Twitter and Facebook) and let us know. Stay tuned in for more tech news.

In addition, for all the latest news from Mobile World Congress be sure to check out T3.com's MWC 2011 microsite.

Via: TechWatch

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