engine - 5:43 pm on Jul 20, 2012 (gmt 0)
Google To Acquire Sparrow eMail Client [news.cnet.com]
Google has acquired e-mail software startup Sparrow in a move that brings its team to work on Google's Gmail product.
Sparrow's chief executive Dom Leca announced the news on the company's site and Twitter account this morning, as well as in an e-mail to existing Sparrow users.
Leca says that the company will continue to make Sparrow available, and keep it up and running with support, though he did not offer any details about the addition of any new features in the months ahead.