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Geek.net, the parent company of SourceForge.net, Slashdot.org, ThinkGeek.com, Geek.com, freshmeat.net, and ohloh.net, has told employees that it will be closing freshmeat.net and ohloh.net. This information has not yet been released to the public, but we've heard it from more than one Geek.net employee.
Another insider, when asked to confirm what is going on, said, "They're being absorbed into sourceforge.net, so ... yes, I guess (they're closing)."