Update: According to TechCrunch, the amount of the repurchase by Dropbox would be around $ 100 million, paid partly in cash and partly in shares.
Dropbox, the online storage service offers itself the 100% iOS Mailbox email client application, just one month after its launch. A strong signal that shows Dropbox’s ambition to move up a gear on mobile email.
A few weeks after the update of its version, it is therefore a new turn for the start-up Dropbox launched in 2007 by Drew Houston, Arash Ferdowsi, graduates of MIT, and its 100 million users.
Dropbox has about 1 million users.
The amount of the repurchase remains unknown, but the 14 people of the Mailbox team are integrated into the Dropbox staff.