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HQ Trivia co-founder Colin Kroll dead in apparent drug overdose

Vine and HQ Trivia co-founder Colin Kroll has been found dead in apparent drug overdose. He was a 34 years old great tech entrepreneur living in his New York City apartment. He co-founded short-form video hosting service Vine which was acquired by Twitter in the year 2012.

HQ Trivia co-founder Colin Kroll dead in apparent drug overdose
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He was found Dead in his New York City apartment this weekend. Colin Kroll’s body was discovered after his girlfriend was unable to contact him. Then he informed the police department about the same.

According to the initial investigation reports, HQ Trivia co-founder Colin Kroll died because of drug overdose. It is also reported that the investigators found Marijuana and heroin in his bedroom. When the police reached the place his soul had already left the earth and he was declared dead at the scene.

HQ Trivia co-founder Colin Kroll dead in apparent drug overdose
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Colin Kroll was became CEO of HQ Trivia in year 2015, he was also co-founder of Vine application which was popular around the year 2012. He worked as General Manager from 2013 to 2014 in the same company. Due to allegations of being a bad manager he was fired from his post as CEO from social media network Twitter.

HQ Trivia marketing director Andrew Watts was also very shocked after getting to know this unfortunate news. One of the most downloaded game in January 2018, HQ Trivia was having problems recently.

HQ Trivia co-founder Colin Kroll dead in apparent drug overdose
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In January the application was in Top 10 list and due to steadily losing audience the rank of the application dropped to 250. Colin Kroll was also dealing with Human Resource complaint for aggressive management style made by an employee of HQ Trivia.

Colin Kroll was a really good tech entrepreneur with a lot experience in Tech domain. For online travel community Jet-setter, he worked as the Chief Technology Officer. From the year 2007 to 2009 he was Engineering Manager at Yahoo. We all at BubblingJelly wish and pray that may his soul rest in peace.

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