Cloudhopper becomes the latest Twitter acquisition
Micro Blogging industry giant Twitter has announced that they have now acquired Cloudhopper.
Cloudhopper is a SMS technology company based in Seattle.
Cloudhopper technology is useful for Twitter as SMS is one of the several methods used by their members to keep up to date with the latest happenings on the network.
Twitter did not reveal the financial aspects of this acquisition deal.
The company did say that they have worked with Cloudhopper to power what they believe is one of the highest volume SMS programs in the world.
Twitter said that they process close to a billion SMS tweets per month and the number is growing. Cloudhopper is incidentally a two people company.