CNN Acquires Canopy to Accelerate Development of News Aggregation Platform

The media company hopes to have it available within a year

The CNN logo next to a smartphone open with the Tonic app
Canopy's first app, Tonic, aggregates content based on stated user preferences and machine learning. CNN, Canopy

CNN announced today that it has acquired Canopy, a company specializing in private personalization architecture with a goal to “build a better internet.”

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