Google buys the Track for a 2.1-billion-dollar


Google has entered into an agreement to smartwatchproducent Track for a 2.1 billion us dollars (about 1.9 billion us dollars). Reports that the American tech company.

Google will 7,35 usd per share payable to the company, out of San Francisco, california. This is a bonus of 71% on the price of a share of stock for the uitlekte that Google will make a bid, it had to be released. Track side in 2015 at the fair for $ 20 per share.

this is the second major acquisition by Google this year. In June, the closing of an agreement to enter into cloudsoftwarebedrijf Looker for 2.6 billion dollars.


in May, it will Track nice to draw the attention of the concurrentiewaakhonden, who will wonder what Google is planning with the data, which Track users over the past few years, will have to be shared.

In a blog post about the acquisition, it promises, Google is already transparent. Strong guidance on privacy and security since the beginning of the part of the DNA of the Track, and that won’t change,” says it is. So says the Google health data from Fitbit are not going to be used for advertising.

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