Updated: Google Officially Buys Waze

UPDATE 6/11/13: Today, Google has announced that they have officially bought Waze, the social networking mapping software. The terms of the sale have not been disclosed yet. Waze will stay operating in Israel and as a separate company for now, but we can only imagine that it'll be integrated into Google Maps at some point [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:57:30-05:00June 11th, 2013|Categories: Internet|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

Yahoo Acquires Tumblr For $1.1 Billion

This morning, Yahoo announced its acquisition of blogger platform Tumblr for $1.1 billion. Rumors started about the acquisition at the end of last week and it was reported on Sunday that Yahoo's board had given their seal of approval on the deal. Tumblr will be operated as a separate business under Yahoo, and David Karp [...]

By |2016-10-16T15:58:00-05:00May 20th, 2013|Categories: Internet|Tags: , , , , , , |3 Comments