Kevin Rose

The Great Link Heist = #DiggFAIL

One of the greatest heists of all time occurred over the weekend and if you weren’t paying attention, you might have missed it.

baby-flips-birdIn one big “F*** You!” to the rest of the web, Digg instantly stole millions of links from across the web.

Instead of acting like a responsible URL shortener, Digg decided to redirect all the shortened links they control, to the corresponding Digg story instead of the target site, even if you aren’t logged in to Digg!

Uncategorized 07.21.2009 Read more →