Google close to buying the Meebo company
The American company Meebo, the creator of the popular past multiprotocol instant messaging client, said in his blog about the imminent purchase of them by Google.
Recently Meebo programmers engaged in the support panel The Meebo Bar, cloud-based technologies. Google plans to inject part of Meebo to your team develop Google +. It is rumored purchase price will be about $ 100 million.
Analysts agree that "the search giant" primarily interested in the development of tools Meebo "social publishing" where publishers and advertisers are offered the possibility to distribute their products through social networks. Thus, users of free software application Meebo will soon have to migrate to other customers, as it duplicates the functions of the application of multiple applications at Google.