Good morning! Here's the tech news you need to know this Tuesday.
1. Snapchat is paying $200 million to buy a search engine that helps people find things to do. The search engine is called Vurb.
2. Google is working on a new operating system. The system is called Fuchsia, according to a page on GitHub about the new OS.
3. Tesla just lost a key player on its mapping team.
Snapchat has reportedly purchased recommendation app Vurb for around $110 million, which could see the ephemeral content platform move into search.
Snapchat Inc. is in the process of acquiring personalized search app Vurb, according to people familiar with matter. The Venice entertainment app maker would spend more than $100 million in cash and stock to purchase the San Francis...
Snapchat has reportedly struck a deal to acquire Vurb -- a search and recommendation app -- for a cool $110 million.
Snapchat today acquired mobile search and recommendation app Vurb for a reported $110 million. Why Snapchat was interested in a mobile search app at a all is what makes the purchase interesting. It’s no secret that Snapchat is growi...