[Infographic] Q1 Technology Company Acquisitions Hit €572 Billion

By Annifer Jackson

The total value of global tech company acquisitions stood at an enormous €572 billion ($756 billion) in Q1 2014. Contrary to what many might think, Facebook's offer to Whatsapp was only the fourth-largest acquisition bid in the period. 

Ruby Media breaks down the buying spree into the infographic below:



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