Google Buys Mobile App Tool Fabric From Twitter
Thursday, January 19, 2017, 12:52 PM
Alphabet Inc.’s online search division agreed to purchase Fabric, a Twitter business that provides a software toolkit for mobile apps. The financial terms have not been disclosed by the companies. For Google, which is absorbing Twitter employees working on Fabric, the acquisition is designed to help it recruit mobile developers, a very important constituent, for its cloud computing service.