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TR acquires plucky start-up.
Innovation ends as engineers focus on integration with other TR products.
Prices go up so customers can pay for the TR acquisition.
Start up becomes neglected division or simply a cash cow.
TR starts migrating customers to something else.
Company is forgotten.
Other plucky start-up starts acquiring customers.
(Elton John sings)
It’s the circle of life!