Google buys widget maker Labpixies

April 27, 2010: 11:27 AM ET

The maker of widgets for all matter of devices and services will now call Google's Tel Aviv offices home.

In simultaneous announcements on Google Code blog and, Google announced that they had picked up a maker of those little widgets you see on sites like iGoogle, Facebook and even Android and iPhones.

Money figures weren't released but the deal puts the Lab Pixies team into Google's Israel offices as part of the larger Europe, the Middle East, and Africa division. More

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