Google just bought Nik Software

Started Sep 17, 2012 | Discussions thread
Burbclaver
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Re: Google just bought Nik Software
In reply to Toermalijn, Sep 20, 2012

Yes, it would be nice if they just stripped out Snapseed if that's what they wanted and sold off the plugins as a separate business, but I can't see that either.

I've had friends working for big companies like Sony and HP who have had their ideas squashed because they only made a few million for the company. Fine for a small business, but nothing a giant corporation can be bothered with.

At least if Adobe bought them they might have just brought the best features into Photoshop, but I envisage Google just ripping out the parts it wants and discarding the rest.

Toermalijn wrote:

Sometimes a company is split up, Google snapseed and Adobe NIK plug-ins, that would be an ideal situation. Won't happen though.

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