For myself and a lot of nerds out there, Geeknet's (NASDAQ: GKNT) popular ThinkGeek online store is a dream come true. What self-respecting Star Wars fan didn't see the Tauntaun sleeping bag originally announced as an April Fool's joke and wish it was real? (It is now.)
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Our dear web has seen far more disruption than any literal arachnid's home. You may have heard of the most recent morsel: Digg (Private), having once stepped into the Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) parlor with a $200M offer, has been sold to Betaworks (Private) for $500K.