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Posted by on Jul 5, 2013 in Companies |

Yahoo still shopping and now takes Xobni

Yahoo still shopping and now takes Xobni

Yahoo seems to still go shopping, and if you recently made ​​news by Qwiki take over , now is the turn of Xobni, the management application and email addresses of contacts that also enters the corral Yahoo.

Reports indicate that the Internet giant would have paid between 30 and 40 million dollars for his new acquisition. All employees of (31, including its CEO Jeff Bonforte) are now part of Yahoo and must move their jobs from San Francisco to the headquarters of the company in Sunnyvale.

Yahoo wants Xobni integrate technology in several of its products and applications, either on the desktop or mobile, initially referred to email and instant messaging. On the side of Xobni, ensure that nothing will change in their services until July 2014 , but are no longer accepting premium product purchases.

Xobni adds to the list of recent purchases of Yahoo, including Qwiki, Tumblr , and the news of Summly .

Link: Yahoo acquires email management app Xobni (Reuters)

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