Google,acquisition

08.15.14
Google snags Instagram-scanning city guide startup Jetpac
08.15.14

Google snags Instagram-scanning city guide startup Jetpac

Google's summer of startup acquisitions rolls on, ladies and gentlemen. In today's installment, th...

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08.06.14
Google's latest acquisition is part messaging app, part personal assistant
08.06.14

Google's latest acquisition is part messaging app, part personal assistant

Oh, you thought Google might take a break from snapping up startups this summer? Guess again. The...

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07.24.14
Report: Google deal to acquire Twitch for $1 billion is so on
07.24.14

Report: Google deal to acquire Twitch for $1 billion is so on

Google has acquired Twitch for $1 billion, Venture Beat reports, citing people "familiar with the m...

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07.24.14
​Google is reportedly buying Twitch for $1 billion
07.24.14

​Google is reportedly buying Twitch for $1 billion

What's the internet's most popular game-streaming service worth? About $1 billion, if VentureBeat...

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07.01.14
Google snatches up streaming service Songza
07.01.14

Google snatches up streaming service Songza

Google has just purchased music streaming service Songza and, while the exact terms of the deal ha...

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05.18.14
Variety: Google is near buying game video service Twitch (update)
05.18.14

Variety: Google is near buying game video service Twitch (update)

AT&T may not be the only one landing a big acquisition this weekend. Variety claims that Googl...

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05.08.14
Uber and Google are just getting started
05.08.14

Uber and Google are just getting started

​ ​This week, Google announced a huge update to its Maps app on Android and iOS, bringing new tools...

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03.12.14
Google buys Android controller manufacturer Green Throttle Games
03.12.14

Google buys Android controller manufacturer Green Throttle Games

While the developer closed near the end of 2013, Google confirmed that it just acquired the "parts...

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03.12.14
Google buys an Android gaming platform, possibly with a set-top box in mind
03.12.14

Google buys an Android gaming platform, possibly with a set-top box in mind

Green Throttle Games was late to the Android gaming platform party, and paid the price for it -- t...

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