LWN.Net Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1997

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

LWN.Net General Information

Description

Provider of news and information focused on LINUX products, distributions and developments. The company's portal provides a constantly updated news ticker, complete and concise weekly summaries, LINUX investor information, book reviews and the all-important Linux penguin gallery.

Contact Information

Website
www.lwn.net
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Information Services (B2C)
Other Industries
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Publishing
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • Boulder, CO
  • United States

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LWN.Net Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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LWN.Net Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jonathan Corbet Co-Founder & Editor
Rebecca Sobol Co-Founder & Technical Editor
Elizabeth Coolbaugh Co-Founder
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LWN.Net FAQs

  • When was LWN.Net founded?

    LWN.Net was founded in 1997.

  • Who is the founder of LWN.Net?

    Jonathan Corbet, Rebecca Sobol, and Elizabeth Coolbaugh are the founders of LWN.Net.

  • Where is LWN.Net headquartered?

    LWN.Net is headquartered in Boulder, CO.

  • What industry is LWN.Net in?

    LWN.Net’s primary industry is Information Services (B2C).

  • Is LWN.Net a private or public company?

    LWN.Net is a Private company.

  • What is LWN.Net’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for LWN.Net is 00000.

  • When was LWN.Net acquired?

    LWN.Net was acquired on 10-Apr-2000.

  • Who acquired LWN.Net?

    LWN.Net was acquired by Tucows.

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