Today in Germany: DailyDeal, Faceshift

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DailyDeal’s second exit

Berlin-based deal platform DailyDeal was acquired by Google in 2011 for $114 million. Two years later, the founders bought it back. Another two years later, the second exit: Berlin-based MenschDanke GmbH buys DailyDeal for a single-digit million figure.
[Gründerszene] (German)

Exit in Switzerland

Apple went shopping again. And this time, the company acquired Zurich-based Faceshift. The startup develops technology to create animated avatars and other figures in real time.

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