|Yahoo has acquired the company behind one-year-old mobile recommendations app Stamped, its first since ex-Google exec Marissa Mayer became CEO of the company in July. |
The acquisition was purely for talent: Stampedís nine-person team ó of which five are ex-Google employees ó will be joining a new mobile product team to be established in New York under the leadership of Stampedís three co-founders, Iím told. Stampedís iPhone and web app will both be discontinued by the end of the year.
Report: Yahoo Acquires Mobile Recommendations App Maker, Stamped [mashable.com]