Google Only Paid $179 Million For Slide

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Google’s quarterly report to the SEC is out.

Here are a couple of interesting facts about the company’s acquisitions so far this year. (Via paidContent’s Joseph Tartakoff.)

  • Google only paid $179 million in cash for Slide. Reports at the time were as high as $228 million, but that figure included retention bonuses.
  • Besides Slide, AdMob, and On2, Google has acquired 37 other companies this year, through September, for an aggregate $626 million. That’s about $17 million per deal, on average.

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