ShareThis is an article-sharing widget company that raised about $15 million in funding this past March. ShareThis is a social bookmarking tool that is similar to Digg. It was recently announced at the TechStars Demo Day that ShareThis is most acquiring MadKast.
MadKast has a strong team of developers and the technology behind the company is impressive. MadKast makes it easy to share blog posts through SMS and e-mail. MadKast raised $300,000 in October 2007 from EONBusiness Venture Capital.
Although they cannot discuss the deal quite yet, MadKast stated that they will have an official word soon on their blog.