Wavii Acquired By Google For $30 Million

Wavii Acquired By Google
Wavii Acquired By Google
Wavii Acquired By Google
Wavii Acquired By Google

Wavii, a popular mobile app was acquired by Google for $30 million. Wavii uses NLP to produce structured data from news sources, presenting that in a Facebook style timeline. After many reported rumours by VentureBeat.

Message from Wavii’s CLO, Adrian Aoun:

You probably know us best for our app that takes the deluge of information streaming across the web and condenses it into fast, fun updates. While we won’t continue to offer this particular service, we’ll be using our natural language research at Google in ways that may be useful to millions of people around the world.

To all of our loyal Wavii users, we owe you a big thanks for all of your feedback and involvement throughout this journey. We look forward to taking our technology to the next level and delighting you with what we come up with next!

Wavii was founded in 2009 had raised $2 million in funding from investors including Max Levchin, Dave Morin, SV Angel, Felicis Ventures, Mitch Kapor, Fritz Lanman, Max Ventilla, Shawn Fanning, Rick Marini, and CrunchFund.

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