The inspirational social network has pinned down the engineers behind a recommendations mobile app. Hopefully it received a friends and family discount.
Company's technology uses high-frequency sounds for Web site identity verification.
Adobe's latest acquisition follows its "acquire-hire" of New York-based mobile app design startup Thumb Labs.
The service will be shut down in an apparent "acqui-hire," suggesting that the file-sharing specialist Dropbox may be getting ready to tune up a music streaming service.
Startup was reportedly the target of an acqui-hire by Apple, which was supposedly more interested in the company's employees rather than its technology.
Engineer at the troubled app maker changes profile information, supporting reports of an "acqui-hire" of the firm by Apple, Wired reports.
Apple buys a San Francisco-based HTML5 Web and Web app design firm backed by Justin Timberlake.
The social-networking giant is paying for the company's two employees, not its technology.
As the public market closes for the day, Facebook announces acquisition of a gifting startup.
Facebook's dedication to maintaining a start-up atmosphere even as it becomes massive has persisted far longer than many thought it would. But in 2011, is the end near for this business philosophy?