December 10, 2006

TECH~CRUNCH:-Best Internet Acquisitions

HipMojo lists the top 11:

#11 - Honorary Mention: Yahoo! acquires Yoyodyne in 1998 for $39 Million

#10 - aQuantive acquires Razorfish for $160M in June 2004

#9 - Microsoft acquires Hotmail for $400M in 1998

#8 - Ask Jeeves acquires Interactive Search Holdings for $343M in March 2004

#7 - eBay acquires Paypal for $1.5B in 2002

#6 - AOL Time Warner acquires Advertising.com for $435M in June 2004

#5 - Yahoo! acquires Inktomi for $235M in December, 2002

#4 - Yahoo! acquires Overture for $1.63B in July, 2003

#3 - Google acquires Sprinks (for basically nothing) in October 2003

#2 - New York Times acquires About.com for $410M in February, 2005

#1 - News Corporation acquires MySpace-parent Intermix for $580M in May 2005

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