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Co-founder of social network site Diaspora, Ilya Zhitomirskiy, dies at 22
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) ' Ilya Zhitomirskiy, one of the founders of the social networking site Diaspora, has died at age 22.
Nina Fiore, executive secretary in the San Francisco medical examiner's office, confirmed to The Associated Press that he died in San Francisco. She would not say how or when he died.
Diaspora, an alternative to Facebook, was founded by four New York University students in 2010.
The site lets users keep control over their photos, videos and status updates while sharing them with friends.