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  • WTF Is Waze And Why Did Google Just Pay A Billion+ For It?

    WTF Is Waze And Why Did Google Just Pay A Billion+ For It?

    The tech industry has seen its fair share of acquisition whoppers lately, with Salesforce acquiring ExactTarget for $2.5 billion this month, and Yahoo putting the icing on its acquisition spree by snatching up Tumblr for $1.1 billion. But the news today that Google is buying popular iOS map and navigation app, Waze, (reportedly for around $1.1 to $1.3 billion) is a little different. Read More