LinkedIn is buying the web app Newsle, according to an article from Mashable last week. Newsle notifies users whenever the name of one of their contacts appears in the news. It’s a tool that no doubt has appeal for professionals, hence the acquisition by LinkedIn.
“LinkedIn and Newsle share a common goal: We both want to provide professional insights that make you better at what you do,” Ryan Roslansky, head of content products at LinkedIn, wrote in a blog post announcing the deal.
Read the rest of the article from Mashable here.
REALTORS, do you use Newsle? If you don’t, would you consider it now that LinkedIn has given its seal of approval? Let us know in the comments below.