Google Buys Contextual Rich News Browsing Startup Apture To Beef Up Chrome

Google has acquired <a href="http://www.apture.com/">Apture</a>, a startup that brings instantaneous search to content on the web, we've confirmed with both companies. Financial terms of the deal were

The Web Is Full Of Hyperlinks Waiting To Happen, Apture HotSpots Makes Them Happen

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-319039" title="apture-hotspots-how-it-works" src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/apture-hotspots-how-it-works.jpg" alt="" />While hype

Apture Adds Former About.com CEO Peter Horan To Board; Signs Up More Publishers

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/03/apture-picture.png" class="shot2">We're big fans of <a href="http://www.apture.com/">Apture</a>, a startup that brings instantaneous search to

Scribd Partners With Apture To Include Rich Media Contextual Browsing Within Content

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/scribd.png">We wrote about<a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/08/24/apture-now-brings-instantaneous-search-to-any-web-page/"> Apture Hig

Apture Highlights Brings Instantaneous Search To Any Web Page

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/gmail-update-on-apture-highlights-extension-leenakraogmail-com.jpg" class="shot2"><a href="http://www.apture.com/">Apture</a>, the startup tha

Apture Raises $4.1 Million Round For Contextual Rich Media Overlays

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/apture.png" width="144" height="54" /><a href="http://apture.com/">Apture</a>, the startup that lets online publishers enhance content

Some CrunchBase API Stats and Apps

<a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2008/08/29/crunchbase-api-stats-and-apps/"><img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/08/crunchbase_api3.png" class="shot2" /></a> Six weeks

Apture Gives Contextual Popups A Good Name

I’m generally not pleased when a user interface does something I didn’t intend it to do. Such as when I click on a link but instead of taking me to a new page, it pops up an overlay with a