Does Google buy data from other companies to add to Google Maps and other Google product?

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Does Google buy data from other companies to add to Google Maps and other Google product? by KulfiSoftware

Does Google buy data from other companies to add to Google Maps and other Google product? Technically Google licenses the data, they don’t buy it.  Google just wants the right to use it, and they do pay for that right.

Does Google buy data from other companies

The third party still owns the data and is responsible for maintaining it and updating it.

Google is a search engine that can be employed to find a variety of information such as websites, pictures, maps or even just the answer to the crossword clue that’s been driving you mad all morning!
Google uses a computer program called a ‘web crawler’ that looks at the billions of websites available on the World Wide Web and examines their content to find ‘keywords’. Then it indexes these to make the websites easier for the search engine to find. So if you type the word ‘holidays’ in the search box, for instance, Google will then show you all the websites with holiday information.
YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California. The service was created by three former PayPal employees—Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim—in February 2005. Google bought the site in November 2006 for US$1.65 billion
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