Google Acquires Frommer’s Travel Guide Service

Monday, August 13th, 2012
 
Google has announced it is acquiring Frommer’s, the travel brand owned by John Wiley & Sons Inc., for an undisclosed amount in a bid to bolster the web search giant’s offerings of local reviews all over the world. Frommer’s provides information from a variety of destinations globally from restaurants to hotels, with its content deemed valuable for Google. The G sees Frommer’s as an oppo