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Google Acquires Drone Company Titan Aerospace

The acquisition war between tech giants looks to be heating up. The Wall Street Journal reports that Google has purchased Titan Aerospace, the same drone-making company Facebook was reportedly in the process of buying, for an undisclosed sum.

Titan Aerospace is a company based in New Mexico that specializes in engineering self-powered, high-altitude drones. A Google spokesperson said the employees will remain in New Mexico, but will assist Google’s Project Loon and Makani Power teams. 

Don’t be surprised to see a sky full of autonomous electronics one day. Amazon is working to finalize its delivery drones, and Facebook obtained drone company Ascenta last month.

Via: The Wall Street Journal

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