Google acquires Jibe Mobile (mobile communications)

Companies in Relationship

Google, Jibe Mobile

Deal Facts

Initial Announcement Date: 9/15

Consideration: not disclosed

Google acquires Jibe Mobile, a provider of RCS (Rich Communications Services). RCS is a new standard for carrier messaging that supports capabilities such as group chats, high res photos. Jibe will continue its efforts to support carriers in deploying RCS to their users and will accelerate Android's incorporation of the technology.

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