The Best and Worst Acquisitions by Tech Giants


Earlier on this year Facebook purchased the mobile messaging platform, Whatsapp, for a huge $19bn leaving the tech world awash with chatter about whether or not the acquisition would prove to be profitable. With Whatsapp announcing they have reached 600 million users this month, it looks as though Facebook are on to a good thing. However, are all acquisitions successful? This great infographic from our friends over at Peppermint Soda shows the successful and not so successful acquisitions over the last 15 years.

Social Acquisitions by tech companies

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