Google acquires Odysee (photo/video backup)

Companies in Relationship

Google, Odysee

Deal Facts

Initial Announcement Date: 2/15

Consideration: not disclosed

Google acquires Odysee, an iOS and Android app that let users automatically back up photos and videos taken on cameras or tablets to home computers. The Odysee team will be joining Google+. Google apparently feesl that in spite of the rapid rise of Google’s cloud service for storage, it still makes sense allow users to backup and perhaps enhance photos locally.

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