Google acquires Mobile Contact and File-sharing service Bump
Google acquires mobile contact and file sharing service system Bu.mp. Bump recently collected nearly $20 million on funding. Bump helps users to connect their phones together, computer with nice interaction. According to the reports bump has shared 600 million photos with each other.
Bump announced on their blog post that “We’re excited to announce that the Bump team is joining Google! Our mission at Bump has always been to build the simplest tools for sharing the information you care about with other people and devices. We strive to create experiences that feel like magic, enabled behind the scene with innovations in math, data processing, and algorithms. So we couldn’t be more thrilled to join Google, a company that shares our belief that the application of computing to difficult problems can fundamentally change the way that we interact with one another and the world.”
The California based Bump technologies founded in 2008 by Jake Mintz and Andy Huibers. The company announced that they had no plan to shutdown the service will continue to work as they always have for now.
Back you years Bump made some impact on Apple stores with huge popularity it had hit 125 million downloads on iOS. But they cant stand their popularity in future.