Six Apart Acquires Rojo
TechCrunch is reporting Six Apart, the blogging company, has acquired Rojo, a feed reader and blog search engine.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but our assumption was that this a less than $5 million deal. Six Apart is not planning on continuing to build out the core Rojo products. In the press release (sorry no link available yet), Six Apart says â€œSix Apart intends to sell a majority interest in Rojoâ€™s newsreader services in the coming months,â€? meaning they will become a minority stockholder of the service. Rojo founder and CEO Chris Alden and CTO Aaron Emigh will joing Six Apartâ€™s executive team.