Google acquires a news summarization app, Wavii for $30 million

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Last week only there were news that Yahoo acquired Summly and to give it a tough competition , Google has today acquired Wavii , a news summarization app for $30 million.

Although , both Google and Apple were in the race to acquire it, but Google eventually won the race.

Apple wanted to add Wavii to its voice – assistant app Siri.
But as Google won, it will be adding the Seattle-based start up 25 members team to enhance the news summarization capabilities in Google Now.

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