Red Hat
Acquired by IBM

on October 28, 2018
Open Source
$34bn

Github
Acquired by Microsoft

on June 3, 2018
Developer Tools
$7.5Bn

Magento
Acquired by Adobe Systems

on May 21, 2018
E-Commerce
$1.68bn

iZettle
Acquired by PayPal

on May 17, 2018
Payment Service
$2.2Bn

Musical.ly
Acquired by Toutiao

on November 9, 2017
App
$1 bn

HTC Mobile
Acquired by Google

on September 21, 2017
Mobile
$1.1bn

Yahoo
Acquired by Verizon

on June 13, 2017
Search Engine
$4.48bn
Mobileye

Mobileye
Acquired by Intel

on March 13, 2017
Automotive
$15.3bn
LinkedIn

LinkedIn
Acquired by Microsoft

on December 8, 2016
Professional Networking
$26.2bn
Harman

Harman
Acquired by Samsung

on November 14, 2016
Audio
$8.9bn

Rackspace
Acquired by Apollo Global

on August 26, 2016
Cloud Computing
$4.3bn

FleetMatics
Acquired by Verizon

on August 1, 2016
Software
$2.4bn

ARM
Acquired by SoftBank

on July 18, 2016
Electronics
$32bn
SolarCity

SolarCity
Acquired by Tesla

on June 22, 2016
Renewable Energy
$2.6bn

Youku
Acquired by Alibaba

on October 16, 2015
Broadcasting
$3.5bn

AOL
Acquired by Verizon

on May 12, 2015
Digital Media
$4.4bn

Alcatel-Lucent
Acquired by Nokia

on April 15, 2015
Telecommunications
$16.6bn

Lynda.com
Acquired by Linkedin

on April 9, 2015
E-Learning
$1.5bn
Mojang

Mojang
Acquired by Microsoft

on November 6, 2014
Video Games
$2.5bn

UCWeb
Acquired by Alibaba

on June 14, 2014
Internet
$4.7bn
Oculus VR

Oculus VR
Acquired by Facebook

on March 25, 2014
Virtual Reality
$2bn
WhatsApp

WhatsApp
Acquired by Facebook

on February 19, 2014
Mobile Instant Messaging
$19bn

Nest Labs
Acquired by Google

on February 7, 2014
Home Automation
$3.2bn

Maroc Telecom
Acquired by Etisalat

on November 5, 2013
Telecom
$5.7bn
Nokia Mobile

Nokia Mobile
Acquired by Microsoft

on September 2, 2013
Mobile Phones
$7.2bn

Waze
Acquired by Google

on June 11, 2013
Mobile Apps
$1.3bn
Tumblr

Tumblr
Acquired by Yahoo

on May 17, 2013
Blogging
$1.1bn
Instagram

Instagram
Acquired by Facebook

on April 9, 2012
Photo Sharing
$1bn

Popcap Games
Acquired by Electronic Arts

on July 12, 2011
Gaming
$1.3bn

GSI Commerce
Acquired by eBay

on June 20, 2011
E-Commerce
$2.4bn

Skype
Acquired by Microsoft

on May 10, 2011
Telecommunications
$8.5bn
McAfee

McAfee
Acquired by Intel

on August 19, 2010
Internet Security
$7.6bn
YouTube

YouTube
Acquired by Google

on October 9, 2009
Video Sharing
$1.6bn

Omniture
Acquired by Adobe Systems

on September 15, 2009
E-Commerce
$1.8bn

Zappos
Acquired by Amazon

on July 22, 2009
E-Commerce
$1.2bn

Sun Microsystems
Acquired by Oracle

on April 20, 2009
Enterprise Software
$7.4bn

Navteq
Acquired by Nokia

on July 10, 2008
Software
$8.1bn

Alltel
Acquired by Verizon

on June 5, 2008
Public Relations
$28.1bn
DoubleClick

DoubleClick
Acquired by Google

on April 13, 2007
Online Advertising
$3.1bn

Macromedia
Acquired by Adobe Systems

on December 3, 2005
Software
$3.4bn

Skype
Acquired by eBay

on September 12, 2005
Software
$2.6bn

MCI
Acquired by Verizon

on February 14, 2005
IT
$8.44bn
PayPal

PayPal
Acquired by eBay

on July 8, 2002
E-commerce Payment
$1.5bn

Geocities
Acquired by Yahoo

on May 28, 1999
Web Hosting Service
$3.6bn