Google Acquires Dropcam For $555 Million

Discussion in 'Community Discussion' started by cowbellallen, Jun 20, 2014.

  1. smithrh macrumors 68020

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    Good on you for not saying "Nest" bought them - it's Google.
     
  2. sviato macrumors 68020

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  3. Kryckter macrumors 6502

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    Yeah I dont get it... Google hater maybe? :confused:
     
  4. KeepCalmPeople macrumors 65816

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    iMO Dropcam is just another player in an increasingly crowded Wifi monitoring camera market. Not sure where the value is that would cause Google to spend that much.
     
  5. smithrh macrumors 68020

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    Really? Google needs to see inside homes, in real time.

    It's not value for you, it's value for them.

    OK, slightly tongue-in-cheek - but only slightly.
     

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