Saturday, May 27, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Apple is Building AI Chip for iPhone
Chip Industry "Threatened" by Chinese Players
AMD Ryzen AGESA 1.0.0.6 Firmware to Enable Speedy Memory Clocks
Nvidia Introduces the GeForce MX150 For Laptops
Intel Dominates the Enterprise SSD Market
NVIDIA Introduces New GeForce GTX Battlebox
TSMC is Already Testing 7nm Chips, Coming Next Year
Microsoft's Beam Streaming Service Becomes "Mixer"
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Google ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Google Confirms $1.3 billion Deal For Waze


Following numerous reports circulating online during the last weeks, Google today confirmed the acquisition of online mapping company Waze for $1.3 billion.

The deal with Google comes after discussions between Waze and social networking company Facebook fell apart last month.

Waze uses satellite signals from members' smartphones to generate maps and traffic data, which it then shares with other users, offering real-time traffic info.

"To help you outsmart traffic, today we?re excited to announce we?ve closed the acquisition of Waze. This fast-growing community of traffic-obsessed drivers is working together to find the best routes from home to work, every day," said Brian McClendon, Vice President, Geo at Google.

Google plans to enhance its Google Maps with some of the traffic update features provided by Waze and also enhance Waze with Google?s search capabilities.

Google said the Waze product development team would remain in Israel and operate separatel


Previous
Next
Tech Firms Asks U.S. Government For Transparency On Digital Surveillance        All News        Nintendo To Offer Exclusive Games in 2013
Tech Firms Asks U.S. Government For Transparency On Digital Surveillance     General Computing News      ITC Says Netflix Does Not Infringe on Rovi Patents

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Google To Employ Machine Learning To Ad Analytics
Google Dedicates Second Day of Google I/O on Daydream, Tango, and Developer tools for VR and AR
Google I/O: Google Digital Assistant Coming to iPhone, Android O, Android Go, New TPU and VR
Google to Bring Digital Assistant To Third-party Hardware, Including the iPhone
Google Becomes More Flexible When it Comes to Banning Adsense Publishers
New Google Pixel Phone Could By Made By LG
Google Buys Successful VR Game Studio Owlchemy Labs
Google Tightens OAuth Rules to Block Phishing
Google to Pay $334 million to Settle Italy Tax Dispute
Google Tweaks Web Ranking algorithm To Tackle Fake News
This Is Google's Next Generation Of Jump VR Camera, Meet YI HALO
Google Home Now Recognizes Different Speakers

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .