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Google to buy Endoxon

eLd0raDo [PersonRank 1]

Monday, December 18, 2006
14 years ago4,648 views

Just came through the newsticker here in Switzerland.
Google akquired's Geo, Mapping and Mobile divisions.

Endoxon is responsible for sites like, and

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NateDawg [PersonRank 10]

14 years ago #

Went offical ...

Mambo [PersonRank 10]

14 years ago #

Great news for us Europeans then ;) Live Local has always been better than GMaps in the UK... until now :D

eLd0raDo [PersonRank 1]

14 years ago #

Just wondering what will happen to, and since they are all kind of competitors to Google Maps / Local...?

Whats your point of view?
I guess they (Google) might just pull the plug (deliver no more maps to them) – and all of a sudden 3 competitors are gone!

Ratatoesk [PersonRank 0]

14 years ago #

Hahah, I live in Lucerne. Wow, I hope we get a huge lucerne update now:) great to have a local company bought by google:)

[put at-character here]phillip: it's calles "Swiss" in Enligsh, nice though that you show some French culture with "Suisse":P

Philipp Lenssen [PersonRank 10]

14 years ago #

Heh. Thanks Ratatoest, corrected...

JohnMu [PersonRank 10]

14 years ago #

Yay! Go, go Endoxon!

I hear they're all going to Z├╝rich – that's gonna get crowded there.

speedymac [PersonRank 0]

14 years ago #

I have some informations that Endoxon have no more money to develop the technology... and now what' happens with the customer (Post, MySwitzerland, Local....) For Stephan Muff is no important He has the money now...

speedysmack! [PersonRank 0]

14 years ago #

speedymac: I have it on good authority that you are on crack with your statements.

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