Nutiteq’s native-mobile technology will help expand CartoDB’s enterprise offering and deliver multi-platform SDK and innovative location intelligence applications [Read more…]
GM Invests $500 Million, Companies Will Develop Autonomous On-Demand Network
AMSTERDAM– TomTom (TOM2) today announced its Telematics business has acquired Fleetlogic, one of the leading fleet management service providers in the Netherlands. [Read more…]
Lenovo (HKSE:992) (ADR:LNVGY) and Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced today that Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google is complete – Becomes World’s #3 Smartphone Maker; Prepares for Even More Growth [Read more…]
CUPERTINO, California—May 28, 2014—Apple® today announced it has agreed to acquire the critically acclaimed subscription streaming music service Beats Music, and Beats Electronics, which makes the popular Beats headphones, speakers and audio software. As part of the acquisition, Beats co-founders Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre will join Apple. Apple is acquiring the two companies for a total of $3 billion, consisting of a purchase price of approximately $2.6 billion and approximately $400 million that will vest over time. [Read more…]
Acquisition positions Facebook to accelerate Oculus’ growth in gaming, communications and new social experiences [Read more…]
Sputnik Enterprises, Inc., OTCBB SPNI, announced today that it has reached definitive agreements with Terra Imaging, LLC, iCaddy, and iScore Golf, LLC to acquire the technology firms in a stock exchange transaction whereby all of the companies acquired will become wholly owned subsidiaries of Sputnik Enterprises, Inc.
SAN FRANCISCO — Apple Inc. has acquired Topsy Labs Inc., social-media analytic company, for $200 million, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. From the WSJ… Apple Inc. AAPL -0.87% has acquired social-media analytics firm Topsy Labs Inc. for more than $200 million, according to people familiar with the matter.
Details of the deal include: BlackBerry shareholders would receive U.S. $9 per share in cash; Transaction valued at approximately U.S. $4.7 billion; Consortium permitted 6 weeks to conduct due diligence; BlackBerry entitled to go-shop during due diligence period, subject to payment of a termination fee in the event alternative offer accepted