TechCrunch: Appen acquires Figure Eight for up to $300M, bringing two data annotation companies together

TechCrunch: Appen acquires Figure Eight for up to $300M, bringing two data annotation companies together . “Appen just announced that it’s acquiring Figure Eight in an all-cash deal that sees Appen paying $175 million upfront, with an additional payment of up to $125 million based on Figure Eight’s performance this year.”