Digg (the 'Slashdot killer') receives $2.8m

John Tintle:

Today it is being reported that Internet start-up company, Digg ( digg.com ) has received 2.8 million dollars in venture capital from some big-name investors, including Omidyar Network, the outfit led by eBay co-founder Pierre Omidyar, Netscape co-founder Marc Andreessen, and Greylock partners.

In case you've not heard: Digg is the Slashdot killer.

Via Larry Borsato.