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This article was published on April 15, 2009

Breaking: The most followed account on Twitter @cnnbrk has just been acquired by CNN

Breaking: The most followed account on Twitter @cnnbrk has just been acquired by CNN
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Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos Former CEO of The Next Web. A fan of startups, entrepreneurship, getting things done faster, penning the occasional blog post, taking photos, designing, listening to good music and making lurrrve.

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Not minutes after we post about the most followed Twitter account (@cnnbrk) not being run by CNN, but rather a British entrepreneur James Cox – news breaks that the Twitter account has just been acquired, by CNN themselves.

We have been in touch with Cox and he has confirmed the news.

A full report on the story can be found here.