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Apple Acquires Burstly, Firm Behind TestFlight and SkyRocket

Apple Acquires Burstly, Startup Behind TestFlight and SkyRocket
by Sumayah Aamir
Apple has acquired the maker and owner of in-app ad management platform SkyRocket and app testing platform TestFlight, called Burstly. It didn’t disclose much about the merger and kept mum about the details. This is... Read more Feb 22 2014, 2:23am CST
 

Yahoo Acquires Distill

Yahoo Acquires Distill
by Sumayah Aamir
Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer is on a shopping spree for the umpteenth time in a row. This time the Distill team will be working for Yahoo. The latest acquisition will enhance the productivity of Yahoo’s mobile advertising... Read more Feb 14 2014, 6:55am CST
 

Google Acquires DeepMind for $400 Million, Outbids Facebook

Google Acquires DeepMind for $400 Million, Outbids Facebook
by Sumayah Aamir
Google has just acquired the artificial intelligence setup DeepMind. The bargain was finalized for a cool $400 million. Google outbid Facebook and now has a valuable acquisition that may one day allow thinking on a... Read more Jan 27 2014, 2:23am CST
 

Yahoo Acquires Cloud Party

Yahoo Acquires Cloud Party
by Sumayah Aamir
Yahoo has made an acquisition in the form of the virtual gaming system Cloud Party. Furthermore, it is all set to be shut down after the takeover. Read more Jan 25 2014, 2:22am CST
 

It is no Wonder that Apple Will Enter The Phablet Market

It is no Wonder that Apple Will Enter The Phablet Market
by Forbes
Having created the tablet market with the iPad, Apple has been woefully slow into Phablets. As yet it does not have a large screen smartphone (a plus 5.6 inch display). But unless Apple acts quickly the Phablet market... Read more Jan 21 2014, 8:57am CST
 

Year Of The Internet of Things

Year Of The Internet of Things
by Forbes
“Internet of Things –” the theme of last week’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and yesterday’s announcement from Google that it would buy its portfolio company Nest, which makes smart thermostats and smoke... Read more Jan 14 2014, 4:16pm CST
 

Google Acquires Smart Thermostat Maker Nest For $3.2 Billion

by Forbes
Three years after redefining what thermostats are capable of, Palo Alto-based Nest is being bought by Google for $3.2 billion. “Google will help us fully realize our vision of the conscious home and allow us to change... Read more Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST
 

Facebook - The One Stock to Own/Buy in 2014

Facebook - The One Stock to Own/Buy in 2014
by Forbes
Most investors really aren’t. They are traders.  They sell too fast, and make too many transactions. That’s why most small “investors” don’t do as well as the market averages.  In fact, most don’t even do as well as if... Read more Jan 8 2014, 4:41pm CST
 

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: agRe (Intelligent Agent Reasoner) from AIBrain Inc

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: agRe (Intelligent Agent Reasoner) from AIBrain Inc
by Julia Sugawara
CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: agRe (Intelligent Agent Reasoner) from AIBrain Inc Read more Jan 8 2014, 9:24am CST
 

Zola Acquires Bookish But It's Really About Amazon

by Forbes
Last year, when Bookish launched, I asked the question on this blog, “will [start-up book retailer backed by three of the largest publishers] Bookish succeed or fail?” The answer today is “yes.” Start-up ebook retailer... Read more Jan 6 2014, 2:06pm CST
 

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