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Wall Street Journal Plans To Launch a Social Network

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News Corporation, the parent company of the Wall Street Journal, is poised to launch a new social network. Described in The Times of London as a “platform for ‘like-minded people’ to meet online and share ideas,” the network that will launch in a few months is not exactly the next LinkedIn. “It really is more of a forum to talk about finance,” explained Colleen Schwartz, director of corporate communications at Dow Jones.

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