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History of Google Aquisitions - 2001 to Present

Search-Engines-Web.com [PersonRank 10]

Tuesday, July 3, 2007
12 years ago2,226 views

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Inferno [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

"Take over the world" – Estimated Time : 8yrs or less

Roger Browne [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

Phase 1: innovate
Phase 2: buy out strategically important companies
Phase 3: buy out your competitors

What phase is Google at? In my opinion, starting to slowly decline from Phase 1 and picking up on Phase 2.

Philipp Lenssen [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

Actually, the DoubleClick and YouTube acquisitions would fit into phase 3 too...

Martin Porcheron [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

I agree with Philipp, Google is currently in Phase 2 and moving towards Phase 3.

Most of Google's new products have come from acquisitons, even small features (not entire products).

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