“Google” is seeking annexation of service to improve service “Google Maps” and its affiliates.




“Google” was officially acquires Waze Service

“Google” is seeking annexation of service to improve service “Google Maps” and its affiliates.

Announced “Google” America has just announced the acquisition officially on the company “Louise” Waze developed for the application of maps and navigation of the same name, but without all that announces the value of the deal, which was earlier reports had indicated that it nearly U.S. $ 1.3 billion.

Said Brian Mac Klandon, vice president of services maps in “Google”, it is natural to hang everyone in the midst of traffic may take the wrong direction on his way to work, but what if there are updates on traffic in real-time from friends and other users who have gone the same way, so as to enable the user to get the correct trends in a timely manner. So comes the acquisition of service “Louise” to solve this problem.

The service, which was launched in 2007, is an application that provides users of smart phones and computer tablets information about trends and how to change the paths to avoid congestion and accidents, and focuses the application mainly on the information obtained in real time from users who contribute to the enrichment of the service information In mapping the roads, and is one of the most downloaded maps applications via my shop “Google Play” and “Apple Store”.

She explained, “Google” that the team developing the application will remain where it is, ie, in “Israel” and will work separately from the company, at least currently, and it is seeking through the annexation of “Louise” need to improve service “Google Maps” affiliated with some updates on traffic owned by “Louise.”

It should be noted that the acquisition of “Google” service “Louise” comes after attempts preceded by many big companies, where the talks failed earlier carried out by the “Facebook” with the company to acquire them, according to some reports that Apple has made as well as the interest in annexing the company to services, which was denied by “Tim Cook” principal executive of Apple recently.
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