Who took Friends Reunited?
In 2005, Friends Reunited was bought by the broadcaster ITV for £175m ($250m) but was later sold to DC Thompson for just £25m in 2009. The site will remain live for another month to allow users to download photographs they may have stored on the service.
What happened to the data from Friends Reunited?
Friends Reunited was a portfolio of social networking websites based upon the themes of reunion with research, dating and job-hunting. On 18 January 2016, Friends Reunited announced that it would be closing down the website after 16 years of operation. On 26 February 2016 the site closed down.
How much did ITV pay for Friends Reunited?
ITV buys Friends Reunited for £120m in December to become the UKs eighth largest online portal in terms of unique visitors. The site now has 15 million registered users in the UK and Australia and more than one million paying subscribers.
How do you find old school Friends on Facebook?
To find these people, follow these steps:Click the Friends icon in the big blue bar on top. At the top of the menu, click the Find Friends link. Click Other Tools (usually found at the bottom of the list of options). Click any of the Find Coworkers From or Find Classmates From links.More items