Los Angeles Business Journal

Ziff Davis Buys TechBargains.com

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

A unit of J2 Global Inc. has acquired TechBargains.com, an aggregation site for low-cost deals on consumer electronic products.

Ziff Davis, the New York publishing arm of J2, a Hollywood-based Internet services company, did not disclose terms of the deal, which was announced late Tuesday. The business was acquired from Exponential Interactive Inc. of Emeryville.

TechBargains adds to the Ziff Davis stable of digital media and publishing sites, which includes IGN.com, PCMag.com and ComputerShopper.com.

J2 Global shares on Wednesday closed down 26 cents, or less than 1 percent, to $45.99 on the Nasdaq.