Google buys another start-up
June 11 , 2014
Google continues to be on a shopping spree and recently announced that it is buying Skybox Imaging for $500 million.
The company mentioned that it wants to use Skybox satellites for Google Maps and the start-up could also help with bringing Internet access to areas that are deprived of it.
Moreover, the search giant said that Skybox would help with its "ambitious vision" and "making information accessible and useful."