Google acquires Zagat; List of Google’s Acquisition to Date

Google acquires Zagat to help in local offerings. Zagat will help Google in local offering and help it compete with Foursquare and Yelp.

Google's Acquisition to Date:

  • dMarc Broadcasting - Ad company - $ 102 million
  • On2 Technologies - Video Compression - $133 million
  • Slide.com - Known as Facebook's Third-party App Developer - $182 million
  • Admeld - Online ad display simplified - $400 million
  • Postini - cloud computing and spam filter - $625 million
  • ITA software - Travel Industry - $ 700 million
  • AdMob - mobile ad - $750 million
  • Youtube - $ 1.65 billion
  • DoubleClick - Ad service - $3.1 billion
  • Motorola - mobile company - $ 12.5 billion

For more on Zagat acquisition (details) : Mashable