Amazon announced on Thursday that it will acquire Comixology, the most popular digital comic platform on the market. Comixology shot up the download charts when it first hit the iPad, bringing comic books from all of the top publishers to screens around the world. In 2011 and 2012, Comixology ranked as one of the ten top grossing apps on the App Store. According to VP David Naggar, Amazon is looking forward to “investing in the business, growing the team, and together, bringing comics and graphic novels to even more readers.” Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed, but the Comixology team will remain
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Amazon. to Acquire iXology SEATTLE-April 10, 2014-(NASDAQ: AMZN)-Amazon. today announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire iXology, the pany that revolutionized the digital ics reading experience with their immersive Guided View technology and >EDITOR'S NOTES: I'm not sure how I feel about this. I suppose if ixology is allowed to operate with the same business model they utilize today then I am okay with it. Founded in 2007, iXology has bee a large part of geek lifestyle and a major player in ic book world. If you are a ic fans, it is part of your weekly reading. Tags: amazon, acquires, comixology, technabob, Amazon Acquires ixology - GeekDad Yesterday’s big news — at least for folks who are fans of drawings with words — concerned .’s acquisition of ics ixology.