Vizify: We've been acquired by Yahoo!
March 5, 2014 4:07 PM Subscribe
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, the service which turns social data into pretty pictures
, have been acquired by Yahoo. According to their announcement
, "we just couldn’t say no to the opportunity to bring our vision to the hundreds of millions of people who use Yahoo every day." Vizify, operating out of Portland, was 2 years and 9 months old
: "As a result of the acquisition, Vizify will be shutting down its service and will no longer be accepting new users as of Wednesday."
: "The buyout is Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's 37th acquisition since taking the reins at the company in 2012."
Portland Business Journal
: "Vizify's five employees are joining Yahoo's media product organization in San Francisco, according to a Yahoo spokesperson."
: "In addition, Yahoo announced this morning that it will no longer allow users sign into its services with their Facebook (FB) or Google (GOOG) IDs."