Google: 102 Acquisitions in 11 Years

by Nitin M

Google’s recent acquisition of Motorola came like a smack out of nowhere. Who would have thought that the internet search giant would make a headlong foray in the world of hardware? Experts opined that this was only a matter of time given that to take on Apple would require a significant investment in the hardware space. It was definitely a smart move to jump in acquire a company whose position in the industry was in question.

Did you know that in the last 11 years, Google has acquired 102 companies from all over the world?

This is just another excuse to post another infographic.

Google - 11 Years of Acquisitions