The Companies Acquired By Google (Infographic)


Google will “eat” anything that stands in its way, just like the famous Pac-Man game. Since its launch in 1996, Google has evolved from search engine service company to technology titan. When a company has a technology or services that Google finds useful, the negotiations begin. Up to this day, Google has bought more than 130 companies. $1.3 Billion was spent on acquisitions in the first half of 2013 alone. Here’s an infographic that explores at some of the biggest acquisitions Google has made.

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