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15 Things You Should Know About David Karp, Founder Of Tumblr

Yahoo have announced that they will be buying Tumblr. David Karp, the company's CEO, is only 26. And a bit intense.

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1. This is David Karp, the 26-year-old founder of Tumblr.

2. Yahoo have announced that they are to buy Tumblr for $1.1bn.


3. However, Karp will remain as the chief executive officer of Tumblr.

4. As you may have noticed, he's a bit intense.

5. But that doesn't mean he can't look chill on his Vespa.


6. Karp never finished high school.

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7. But he's now worth an estimated $200 million. And that's before the Yahoo takeover.

8. Here he is pulling off the Google Glass look.

9. He owns a 1,700-square-foot apartment in Brooklyn, New York.

10. Although it doesn't have much in it. “I don’t have any books. I don’t have many clothes. I’m always so surprised when people fill their homes up with stuff”, Karp told Forbes.

11. Did I mention that he can be a bit intense?

12. But hey, he looks pretty brooding when he's cruising on a yacht at night.

13. Although he does love dogs, which is always a positive with us.


14. He's a man with vision.

15. And he can see into your soul.

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