Blippr Acquired By Mashable

Scottsdale, Arizona-based Blippr, an online web site which allows users to create short, 160-character recommendations on web applications, books, games, movies, and music, has been acquired by blog firm Mashable. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Blippr was created by Tag Team Interactive, run by Jonathan Cottrell and Chris Heald. Mashable did not say if Cottrell and Heald are joining the firm. Tag Team Interactive launched Blippr in November of 2007.