PRODUCT PROFILE

Latest Dublin Prices

NAME
LATEST
CHANGE
Aer Lingus 1.41 0.00 more
BoI 0.32 0.00 more
CRH 17.45 0.00 more
Glanbia 11.20 -0.01 more
Greencore 0.64 -0.02 more
Ind. News 0.12 0.01 more
Ryanair 7.29 -0.07 more

 

Google buys city-guide app maker JetPac

Monday, August 18 08:44:30

Google Inc is buying JetPac Inc, the startup that designs social travel applications disclosed on its website on Friday, without providing details.

"We'll be removing Jetpac's apps from the App Store in the coming days, and ending support for them on 9/15," stated a posting on JetPac's homepage. (http://bit.ly/1b66Re9)

San Francisco-based JetPac has created a mobile application that uses pictures from various social networking sites to create city guides.

Earlier this year, Google bought Nest Labs Inc, which makes smart thermostat and smoke alarms, for $3.2 billion, making the deal one of the largest in Google's history.

Google was not available for comment outside of normal business hours. (Reuters)

For more visit: www.businessworld.ie