Posts Tagged ‘google’

Google Looks For New Space in NYC

Google Inc is on the lookout for a new office. After spending $2billion for their Manhattan office, the company is not scouting for an extension space since the company is growing and some of the Manhattan tenants can’t be kicked out, says sources. Google bought the 17-story, 2.9 million square foot Manhattan office for $1.8 [...]

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Salesforce Close To Acquiring Branding Expert Buddymedia

This could be a startup version of “Beauty and the Geek.” Cloud-computing sofware pioneer Salesforce is close to acquiring  Buddymedia. Buddymedia ia a 5 year old company that helps brands manage their Facebook presence. The two companies are almost set to close a deal amounting to more than $800 million. Looks like Buddymedia preferred Salesforce over Google [...]

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Google Guys Want Stanford In NYC

Stanford is really making a huge, titanic effort to ultimately claim a slice of local real estate for its tech campus. As part of this relentless drive, Stanford rallied its most stellar alumnal pair, none other than the Google guys themselves. That’s Larry Page and his buddy Sergey Brin, who were unreserved in their high [...]

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Zagat Gets Bought By Google

The interesting part is Zagat itself, a 32-year old company that offers customer reviews for numerous restaurants here and abroad, is suddenly snapped up by Google. Founded by a husband and wife team way, way back, Zagat started in print format and only went digital a couple of years ago. Its sudden purchase by the [...]

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Will Google Buy SinglePlatform?

The only clue so far is an unnamed source claimed that SinglePlatform and Google were having “numerous talks back and forth.” Aside from this, there’s little else to go on except speculation. Still, the mere hint of a possible acquisition confirms Google’s drive to have a good chunk of the technology being developed here at the Big [...]

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Google Secretly Investing In Zynga?

This has certainly been a quiet investment for Google, to say the least. Sources are saying that the investment was made by the big G itself and not their investing arm. Furthermore, it looks like that the company that made Farmville will be the base of Google’s future gaming venture. Zynga is reported to have [...]

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