Google Wants To Acquire At Least 50 Companies This Year

Posted Mar 13, 2011

Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) acquired 48 companies last year, making it a record. According to The Wall Street Journal, Google wants to acquire at least 50 companies this year. Google has a solid track record of acquiring great companies, including DoubleClick, Android, Blogger, FeedBurner YouTube, and the company behind AdSense. Google was very close to buying Groupon earlier this year.