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Hacker News Change To Comment System Reminiscent of What Killed Digg

Information Technology – Digg 4.0 In 2010 Digg made a decision to move away from MySQL because it was increasing difficulty of building a high performance, write intensive application on a data set that is growing quickly without an end sight. Mission statement: “Digg is a place for people to discover and share content from anywhere on the web.