Incredible Labs has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Yahoo. Upon closing, the Incredible Labs team will be joining Yahoo and working with some incredibly talented people, or in the case of some people of Incredible Labs will be returning to a company they know and love.
The transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions, is expected to close shortly. Following closing, Donna will be removed from the app store and discontinued as a service.
Incredible Labs is recognized for its work on Donna, a virtual assistant that’s similar to Siri and Google Now. Launched in early 2013, the app acts as your private secretary, checking your calendar and alerting you to what needs to be done next. Given the increasing interest in the virtual assistant space. According to iPhoneHacks it’s not surprising that the company announced today that it is joining Yahoo.