All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Wavii’

Google Buys Wavii To Improve Natural Language

Recent reports indicated that Google bought Wavii, a mobile startup, which has received some comparisons to Summly, which Yahoo recently acquired and integrated into its iPhone app. Now, Wavii has confirmed the acquisition. CEO Adrian Aoun says in a note posted to Wavii’s homepage (via TechCrunch): You probably know us best for our app that takes the deluge of information …

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Google Buys Wavii, According To Report

Google has bought mobile news startup Wavii for over $30 million, according to a report from TechCrunch, who says the news comes from “a legitimate source”. Nothing official has been announced yet. According to TechCrunch’s Alexia Tsotsis, Google was in competition with Apple for the startup, which has drawn comparisons to Summly, which Yahoo acquired last month, and has already …

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Wavii CEO: We’re Making a Facebook out of Google

Remember when Facebook didn’t have a News Feed? At the time, it seemed great, but now, most users would be lost without the feed that keeps them up to date on everything their friends do. Since the idea worked for Facebook, does that mean it can work for the whole Web? Adrian Aoun thinks it can and believes the proof …

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