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Google purchases games controller company

Mar 13, 2014, 2:11 AM EDT
A sign is posted outside of Google headquarters on January 30, 2014 in Mountain View, California. Google reported a 17 percent rise in fourth quarter earnings with profits of $3.38 billion, or $9.90 a share compared to $2.9 billion, or $8.62 per share one year ago.
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Google has bought up much of Green Throttle Games, a firm that created gaming peripherals, for an undisclosed sum. While not buying the company outright, Google confirmed to the BBC it had bought "elements" of the firm. As part of the deal, two of Green Throttle Games' co-founders will reportedly join the search giant.

Background:

Google buys up games controller firm Green Throttle Games [BBC]

Is Google about to launch a console? Giant buys smartphone game controller company [Daily Mail]

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