Hotmail

Acquired by Microsoft
on December 31, 1997
Email
$400m

Four11

Acquired by Yahoo
on October 1, 1997
Mobile
$92m

Corollary

Acquired by Intel
on September 30, 1997
Networking
Undisclosed

DigiDox

Acquired by Adobe Systems
on September 16, 1997
Publishing
Undisclosed

HyWay Ferranti

Acquired by Adobe Systems
on September 5, 1997
Software
Undisclosed

Power Computing

Acquired by Apple
on September 2, 1997
Macintosh Clones
$110m

Net Controls

Acquired by Yahoo
on August 8, 1997
Internet
$1.4m

VXtreme

Acquired by Microsoft
on August 5, 1997
Software
Undisclosed

Maxis

Acquired by Electronic Arts
on July 28, 1997
Software
$125m

Cooper & Peters

Acquired by Microsoft
on June 13, 1997
Web Development
Undisclosed

Dimension X

Acquired by Microsoft
on May 7, 1997
IT
Undisclosed

WebTV Networks

Acquired by Microsoft
on April 6, 1997
Wireless
Undisclosed

Sandcastle

Acquired by Adobe Systems
on March 14, 1997
Software
Undisclosed

Interse

Acquired by Microsoft
on March 3, 1997
Software
Undisclosed

NeXT

Acquired by Apple
on February 7, 1997
Software Platform
$404m