Google is acquiring AppJet, the small startup that builds the popular collaboration tool EtherPad

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ACQUISITION 
FDN Database Reference:  F231109-260
 
Acquirer:  Google
ACQ Web:  http://www.google.com
Location:  USA, California
Region:  North Amerca
Description:  Internet search, e-mail, online mapping, office productivity, social networking, video sharing
Category:  Search
 
Vendor:  AppJet
Vendor Web:  http://appjet.com
Location:  USA, San Francisco, CA
Region:  North America
Description:  AppJet is the company and technology behind EtherPad, the popular online collaborative word processor.
Category: Web Tecchnology
Contact 1:  CEO Aaron Iba,
Contact 2:  CTO J.D. Zamfirescu
Contact 3:  COO Daniel Clemens

Aprox. Value:  According to TechCrunch the acquisition price is apparently in the low eight figures 
 
Details:  Google is acquiring AppJet, the small startup that builds the popular collaboration tool EtherPad. The AppJet team is joining the Google Wave team. AppJet had raised just over $700,000 in funding.
 
Link: Blog announcement

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