LinkedIn to buy Slideshare for $118M

posted May 3, 2012, 3:13 PM by Bruce P. D'Sena
 LinkedIn today reinforced it's focus on the professional community by announcing that it will buy SlideShare which enables the sharing of presentations across the Web. Nearly 7.4 million presentations are hosted by SlideShare from more than 1.4M sources. LinkedIn has over 161 million members worldwide.