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Acquired by
25 Apr 2017
Square
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Venture capital
$62,000,000
Venture capital (Series A)
$10,000,000
Niko Bonatsos, Renren Lianhe Holdings, Kevin Colleran, +1
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Yik Yak died months ago and no one noticed

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@ruhanirabin via The Verge

Yik Yak, once valued at $400 million, shuts down and sells off engineers for $1 million

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Ars Technica

Yik Yak is dead, long live Yik Yak

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TechCrunch

Yik Yak shuts down after Square paid $1 million for its engineers

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Business Insider

The Yik Yak app is officially dead

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Acquisition
Slashdot , Bloomberg

Square Said To Acquire Team From Struggling Social App Yik Yak

@dhh @film_girl @ellenhuet via Bloomberg , VentureBeat , Business Insider , +1

Square Said to Acquire Team From Struggling Social App Yik Yak

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@andrewchen via The Verge

Square is in talks to buy the Yik Yak team

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The Verge , TechCrunch

Yik Yak is secretly pivoting to group messaging

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Ars Technica

Yik Yak fires 30 of 50 employees, still has no business model

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@Jason via The Verge , TechCrunch , CNN Tech , +1

Yik Yak lays off a ‘significant’ number of employees as growth collapses

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Business Insider

College students have totally lost interest in Yik Yak — and it could kill the app

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@chrismessina via The Verge , TechCrunch

Yik Yak completes a pivot away from anonymity with status messages and a feed of nearby users

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TNW

Yik Yak now has Profiles, but you can still be anonymous (yes, really)

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TechCrunch

Yik Yak tries to make a comeback with launch of private chat

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TechCrunch , The Verge

Yik Yak tries to make a comeback with launch of private chat

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Business Insider

Yik Yak just settled a lawsuit with a man who claimed he was cheated out of one-third of the startup by his frat brothers

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TechCrunch

Yik Yak’s CTO drops out as the hyped anonymous app stagnates

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@arstechnica via Ars Technica

Yik Yak’s “handles” are just lipstick on an ugly, anonymous yak

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@karaswisher via Re/code

Yik Yak for Congressional Staffers Is Horny, Fratty and Nerdy. Here Are Some Screenshots.

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