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Colin Colehour [PersonRank 10]

Saturday, July 21, 2007
12 years ago3,975 views

Another week brings another acquisition. Google announced on their Lat/Long blog that they have acquired ImageAmerica. ImageAmerica builds high resolution cameras and is based in Missouri.

<< Google Maps and Earth users are no strangers to ImageAmerica's work – the company provided high resolution black and white imagery of New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina. >>

The ImageAmerica website is already a generic Google acquisition page similar to what we've seen with other acquisitions like Zenter.

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James Xuan [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

Unreal!

Zim [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

hey, why aren't they opening a blog called ... googlegoesshopping.blogspot.com or something like that?

Above 3 comments were made in the forum before this was blogged,

James Xuan [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

I a tech startup, ACQUIRE ME OUT OF HERE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Philipp Lenssen [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

Edit: The link to the old version of the ImageAmerica homepage was broken, I fixed it. [Thanks Alek!]

elias kai [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

haha when were you required, how long will you stay here?

Sohil [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #


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Juha-Matti Laurio [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

Their product brochure link [pdf] is not working any more...

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TOMHTML [PersonRank 10]

12 years ago #

Good cartoon Sohil :-D

Sufiy [PersonRank 0]

12 years ago #

Google GOOG Earnings and Growth are Falling further
The most important ring bell for all Google shareholders should be falling by 12% margin from almost constant before 33% to 29% of revenue. With increase in revenue of 58% Y/Y Google demonstrated falling growth rate of -25% Y/Y. Google network growth is falling even more faster by -38% Y/Y due to heating up competition. Net Income actually fall from 1billion to 0.9 billion comparing to the 1st q 2007. Total cost and Expenses are growing 116% faster then revenue growth rate Q/Q. Sales per head is down by -6%. With all this deteriorating fundamentals investors still were ready to pay last Thursday 548.59 which brings Google to valuation of P/S=12.9, P/E=47, P/FCF=74. Even if Google...
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