Jen van der Meer

Tech Giant Acquisitions

Published: (Updated: ) in Tech Titans by .

Amazon, Facebook, and Alphabet Acquisitions! Each tech giant moves with different strategies as they scoop up rivals, talent, and make big moves.


 

Key takeaways:

Apple looks for value and high signal steps

Google and Facebook scoop up many tiny companies for talent and also to prevent rivals

Google and Facebook have slowed their acquisitions in 2019 with looming threats

Facebook just added their name to Instagram to further cement the business units under a Facebook one company approach

Amazon continues apace to fuel their take over everything strategy:

What’s curious to note is that the new government pressure from both sides of the aisle may have slowed down Alphabet and Facebook, but not Amazon.