Facebook makes a billion-dollar acquisition, we learn more about Twitter’s Clubhouse-style feature and Moderna applies for emergency authorization for its COVID-19 vaccine. This is your Daily Crunch for November 30, 2020.
The big story: Facebook acquires Kustomer for $1B
Kustomer says it can give customer service teams better data and a more unified view of the people they’re interacting with. So with this acquisition, Facebook can improve its offerings for businesses that have a presence (in some cases, their primary digital presence) on the social network.
The terms of the deal were not disclosed, but TechCrunch has confirmed that the deal price was around $1 billion.
Facebook isn’t the only social media company making acquisitions to improve its customer service…