Google extended $30B takeover offer to Snap in 2016, may still be open to deal – report
At one point in 2016 Google floated the idea of buying Snap —the parent company company, abbreviated co., is a legal entity made up of an association of people, be they natural, legal, or a mixture of both, for carrying on a commercial or industrial enterprise of popular messaging app Snapchat —for at least $30 billion billion is a number with two distinct definitions: 1,000,000,000, i.e. one thousand million, or 109 (ten to the ninth power), as defined on the short scale, and a similar offer may remain open, according to a report.
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Google is said to have engaged in talks may refer to: Conversation, interactive communication between two or more people Speech, the production of a spoken language Interaction, face to face conversations Compulsive talking, beyond the a second time ahead of earlier this year, and in fact left its $30 billion offer open since then. Snap’s stock price has been on a gradual decline since the IPO, despite predictions that the company could pose a serious challenge to Twitter and Facebook —it began at $24.48, but now sits around $13.
A Snap spokesperson insisted that the rumors are “false.” It’s possible however that any negotiations have been purely informal.
Google and Snap have been close, according to Business business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers Insider sources may refer to, with former Google CEO Eric Schmidt for instance being an early advisor to Snap CEO Evan Spiegel is German, Yiddish, and Dutch for “mirror”. Snap, in turn, is a major Google Cloud customer, and makes use of Google’s G-Suite productivity apps apps or APP may refer to.
For Google, a deal might let finally let it secure a popular or social status is the quality of being well liked, admired or well known to a particular group social network, since efforts like Google is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products+ have largely failed. Snap, meanwhile, could gain access to Google’s advertising and bring in more revenue. Spiegel is allegedly very independent however, and has shown no special interest in a takeover.
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