Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday June 11, 2013

Google Buys Waze In Bid To Improve Mapping Services

Wow, if that $1.3 billion figure is even close to being accurate, that is a lot of map making money. eek!

The deal, for which terms weren't disclosed, follows months of speculation about who would land the startup. Reports later in the day pegged the price at a little more than $1 billion. In recent days, Google was said to be close to a $1.3 billion deal and that Facebook talks had fallen apart.