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Is The Social Media Tech Bubble Ready To Burst? [GRAPHIC]

image from LinkedIn just finished an IPO that valued is at $8.9 billion. Microsoft bought Skype for $8.5 billion. Facebook’s estimated value is over $100 billion. Doesn't anyone remember that last messy tech bubble in 1999?  This infographic from social media site G+, shares the history and valuations of top social media sites. Take a look and tell us if you think a bubble is coming.

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  1. I’m betting the answer is no — there’s way more headroom before there needs to be any kind of reckoning. They’re just getting started.
    I just base that on the previous track record for valuation bubbles and how much the market loves to play chicken. We’ve probably got several years left.

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