LinkedIn Acqui-hires Team Behind Maybe

maybe inc, linkedin, acqusitions, acqui-hiresLinkedIn has acquired the social decision-making service Maybe and has shut it down, the company confirmed today.

The company called the deal an “acqui-hire,” to bring on four engineers and one designer.

Maybe was founded in 2012 by Omar Hamoui, who also founded AdMob, acquired by Google in 2010.

Maybe called itself “a service to organize all of your decisions and get help in making them.” Users could consult their friends or all Maybe users for help making decisions.

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