Google bought the internet and mobile businesspart of the swiss Endoxon company.
Endoxon is a developer of internet mapping solutions, mobile services, data processing, cartography, direct marketing and the Trinity software suite. Since 1988, Endoxon and its 75 employees have created ground-breaking solutions for a wide variety of geographic needs. Endoxon is a pioneer in AJAX mapping technologies. Endoxon technologies enable the integration and processing of geo-referenced data and high-resolution aerial and satellite images for dynamic internet and mobile services.
Google has plans to integrate the technology into Google Maps and Google Earth.
Endoxon provide their services to e.g. serach.ch and goyellow.de.
Maybe Gregor will tell us a little more details soon…