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Most Expensive Google Acquisitions

The Most Expensive Companies Bought by Google


Google certainly has expensive taste — news broke today of the search engine behemoth acquiring navigational app Waze for a mind-boggling $1.3 billion. Even with Google's spend-happy acquisition history, this purchase is one of their most costly ones. Here are the most expensive purchases by Google:

  1. Motorola Mobility: $12.5 billion in 2011.
  2. DoubleClick: $3.1 billion in 2007.
  3. YouTube: $1.6 billion in 2006.
  4. Waze: $1.3 billion in 2013.
  5. AdMob: $750 million in 2009.
  6. ITA software: $676 million in 2010.
  7. Postini: $625 million in 2007.
  8. Slide.com: $228 million in 2010.
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