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The Street: Acquires MySocialCloud

Online reputation management and digital privacy company continued its buying spree on Wednesday, July 24, with the acquisition of MySocialCloud, a move that will help develop its cloud-based privacy capabilities.

Financial details of the deal weren’t revealed by Redwood City, Calif.-based, but the company’s CEO and founder, Michael Fertik, said in a phone interview that it was a cash-and-stock transaction and was handled internally.

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Fox News: How to Interpret Online Doctor Reviews

Many people rely on websites like RateMDs or Vitals when looking for a new doctor or specialist. However, while online reviews can be useful, they tend to skew negative (which is true for reviews of businesses or professionals more than for restaurants or books). And people take these ratings to heart – about 70 percent of people said they would not use a business or person if they found negative reviews about them, according to a survey by Harris Interactive for Intelius.

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TechCrunch: Buys MySocialCloud to Add Password Management to Growing Data Vault

Online identity and privacy startup continues its march along the acquisition trail. Today the company is announcing its third acquisition this year: MySocialCloud, which provides a cloud-based service that lets users manage all their passwords and other login information in one place, by way of an extension — called “Cloud It” — that exists as a button on users’ web browsers, used to auto login to any website when clicked.

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