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  • Ancestry.com Acquires Archives.com For $100 Million

    Ancestry.com Acquires Archives.com For $100 Million

    Utah-based genealogy site Ancestry.com just announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Silicon Valley-based startup Inflection to acquire its competitor Archives.com for $100 million is cash and assumed liabilities. Inflection’s other product, people search public records site PeopleSmart, is not part of this acquisition. A number of Archive.com’s employees… Read More

  • Inflection Raises $30 Million To Take On The Public Records Industry

    Inflection, a company aimed at democratizing the public records system on the web, has raised $30 million in Series A financing led by Matrix Partners and Sutter Hill Ventures. Founded in 2006, Inflection aggregates public records and data from past and present and currently operates Archives.com, a site that sources historical records made available on the web. Archives is meant to allow… Read More