BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Wal-Mart Stores here said Monday it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Kosmix, Mountain View, Calif., the developers of a social media technology platform that filters and organizes content to connect people with real-time information. The agreement, subject to customer closing conditions, is expected to close before the end of June, Wal-Mart said. Kosmix will operate as part of the newly formed @WalmartLabs, which Wal-Mart said will create technologies and ...
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