Monday, July 28, 2014
Apple Acquires BookLamp For Book Recommendation Software
Cupertino-based Apple has acquired a small startup in the book recommendations algorithm area, according to reports over the weekend. Apple acquired BookLamp, which was developing software for categorization of books based on their content, and which was being used to figure out what books readers might like. Financial details of the buy were not disclosed, however, the acquisition was placed at between $10M and $15M.