Facebook Pursues German Copycat

Sadighi, Lalee
August 2008
Red Herring;8/8/2008, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the intellectual property lawsuit filed by social networking web site Facebook against German social network StudiVZ. The move came after Facebook failed to acquire the German site. The site has similarities with Facebook's site. Its target market are college students and allows users to connect with classmates, friends of friends, among others.


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