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Tesla to Acquire SolarCity for $3 Billion

Tesla to Acquire SolarCity for $3 Billion

Tesla opting for stability by offering to buy new revenues....

Jun 22 2016, 1:27pm CDT

To Further Empower Mobile App Developers, Microsoft Moves to Acquire Xamarin

To Further Empower Mobile App Developers, Microsoft Moves to Acquire Xamarin

Microsoft is aware that mobile app developers are driving software innovations to make life easier for private individuals and...

Feb 25 2016, 5:23am CST

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Chinese Video Streaming Business Reaches Out To Baidu to Acquire Stakes

Baidu is to China what Google is to the United States, and it has now received an offer from Chinese video streaming service Qi...

Feb 12 2016, 12:24pm CST

Twitter Might Acquire Flipboard

Twitter Might Acquire Flipboard

An all-stock deal would increase Flipboard’s value to $1 billion....

May 26 2015, 1:28am CDT

Cisco to Acquire Tropo

Cisco to Acquire Tropo

Cisco will definitely end up buying Tropo as they are looking to use its messaging, telephony and other communication tools in...

May 8 2015, 5:28am CDT

San Diego Padres Acquire Craig Kimbrel and Melvin Upton, Jr. In Trade With Atlan

San Diego Padres Acquire Craig Kimbrel and Melvin Upton, Jr. In Trade With Atlanta Braves

The San Diego Padres acquired All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel and center fielder Melvin Upton, Jr. (formerly B.J. Upton) in an Op...

Apr 5 2015, 10:21pm CDT

Montreal Canadiens Acquire Jeff Petry, Brian Flynn And Torrey Mitchell

Montreal Canadiens Acquire Jeff Petry, Brian Flynn And Torrey Mitchell

The Montreal Canadiens acquired defenseman Jeff Petry from the Edmonton Oilers as well as forwards Brian Flynn and Torrey Mitch...

Mar 2 2015, 7:33pm CST

New York Rangers Acquire James Sheppard And Keith Yandle

New York Rangers Acquire James Sheppard And Keith Yandle

The struggling San Jose Sharks traded forward James Sheppard to the New York Rangers on March 1 for a fourth-round draft pick i...

Mar 1 2015, 11:42pm CST

Florida Panthers Acquire Jaromir Jagr

Florida Panthers Acquire Jaromir Jagr

The Florida Panthers acquired five-time NHL scoring champion Jaromir Jagr from the New Jersey Devils for a second-round draft p...

Feb 26 2015, 8:51pm CST

Milwaukee Bucks Trade Brandon Knight, Acquire Michael Carter-Williams

Milwaukee Bucks Trade Brandon Knight, Acquire Michael Carter-Williams

The Milwaukee Bucks traded Brandon Knight to the Phoenix Suns and acquired Michael Carter-Williams from the Philadelphia 76ers...

Feb 19 2015, 11:35pm CST

AT&T agrees to acquire Nextel Mexico

AT&T agrees to acquire Nextel Mexico

AT&T moves into discussion to buy the Mexican NII holdings after the company came under the hammer from the U.S. Bankruptcy...

Jan 26 2015, 11:50am CST

Chicago White Sox Acquire Jeff Samardzija In 6-Player Deal

Chicago White Sox Acquire Jeff Samardzija In 6-Player Deal

The Chicago White Sox acquired starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija from the Oakland Athletics in a six-player deal on Dec. 9....

Dec 9 2014, 9:03pm CST

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Acquire Logan Mankins

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Acquire Logan Mankins

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers traded tight end Tim Wright and a draft pick for offensive lineman Logan Mankins on Aug. 26....

Aug 26 2014, 7:02pm CDT

Detroit Tigers Acquire David Price in 3-Team Trade

Detroit Tigers Acquire David Price in 3-Team Trade

The Detroit Tigers acquired veteran starter David Price in a three-team trade involving the Seattle Mariners and Tampa Bay Rays...

Aug 1 2014, 2:23am CDT

Los Angeles Lakers Acquire Carlos Boozer

Los Angeles Lakers Acquire Carlos Boozer

The Los Angeles Lakers acquired veteran forward Carlos Boozer a day after he was amnestied by the Chicago Bulls....

Jul 17 2014, 7:19pm CDT

Oracle To Acquire Micros Systems For $5.3 Billion

Oracle To Acquire Micros Systems For $5.3 Billion

Oracle announced Monday that it will acquire Micros Systems for $5.3 billion, or $4.6 billion net of cash. Billionaire Larry El...

Jun 23 2014, 9:39am CDT

Samsung May Acquire Speech Recognition Company Nuance Communications

Samsung May Acquire Speech Recognition Company Nuance Communications

Nuance Communications is reportedly holding talks with potential buyers, and one of them is Samsung....

Jun 17 2014, 2:20am CDT

Steve Ballmer wins bid to acquire Clippers

Steve Ballmer wins bid to acquire Clippers

The former Microsoft CEO wins the bid to buy the Los Angeles Clippers....

May 30 2014, 11:05pm CDT

YouTube Said to Acquire Twitch for $1 Billion

YouTube Said to Acquire Twitch for $1 Billion

YouTube is reportedly going to acquire the video game streaming platform Twitch for a huge amount of over $1 billion....

May 19 2014, 6:31am CDT

Apple in Talks to Acquire 55% Stake in Renesas SP Drivers for $479M

Apple in Talks to Acquire 55% Stake in Renesas SP Drivers for $479M

Apple Incorporated is in close talks to acquire 55% stakes in the Japanese chipmaker Renesas SP Drivers. It will be shelling ou...

Apr 2 2014, 7:48am CDT

Yahoo Japan to Acquire telco eAccess from Softbank for $3.2 Billion

Yahoo Japan to Acquire telco eAccess from Softbank for $3.2 Billion

Yahoo Japan today announced to buy Japanese wireless provider telco eAccess from Softbank for $3.2 billion....

Mar 27 2014, 12:56pm CDT

Facebook Said to Acquire Titan Aerospace

Facebook Said to Acquire Solar Drone Maker Titan Aerospace for $60M

Facebook is looking forward to acquiring Titan Aerospace, the manufacturer of drones. It wants to copy Google’s Project Loon an...

Mar 4 2014, 2:12am CST

Rakuten to Acquire Viber for $900 Million

Rakuten to Acquire Viber for $900 Million

The Japanese behemoth is to acquire Viber for a cool $900 million. Rakuten is the Japanese equivalent of Jeff Bezos’ Amazon. It...

Feb 14 2014, 5:58am CST

Lenovo to Acquire Google's Motorola Mobility for $2.91 Billion

Lenovo to Acquire Google's Motorola Mobility for $2.91 Billion

The Chinese giant, Lenovo has acquired Motorola Mobility from Google. It has paid a price of $2.91 billion for the startup whic...

Jan 30 2014, 9:31am CST

Lenovo to Acquire IBM Server Enterprise

Lenovo to Acquire IBM Server Enterprise

The Chinese tech giant Lenovo is all set to take over IBM’s x86 server enterprise. The merger will cost Lenovo approximately $2...

Jan 23 2014, 11:43pm CST

Facebook is Looking to Acquire First Indian Startup Little Eye Labs

Facebook is Looking to Acquire First Indian Startup Little Eye Labs

Facebook has reportedly been busy carrying out a series of negotiations to acquire a Bangalore-based app crash testing startup,...

Dec 2 2013, 8:07am CST

Time Warner Cable will Acquire DukeNet for $600 Million

Time Warner Cable will Acquire DukeNet for $600 Million

Time Warner Cable has agreed upon the acquisition of DukeNet for $600 million. DukeNet is a fiber optic network provider. It wi...

Oct 9 2013, 4:45am CDT

PayPal is About to Acquire Braintree Payments Solutions

PayPal is About to Acquire Braintree Payments Solutions

PayPal is close to a deal that will leave it a richer company. It is about to acquire Braintree Payments Solutions....

Sep 23 2013, 6:34am CDT

Verizon agrees to acquire Vodafone's 45 percent share of the company

Verizon agrees to acquire Vodafone's 45 percent share of the company

The deal has been a long time coming. Verizon has finally announced today that it has agreed to acquire Vodafone's 45 percent s...

Sep 2 2013, 9:00pm CDT

AOL to Acquire Video Advertising Platform Adap.tv for Massive $405 Million

AOL to Acquire Video Advertising Platform Adap.tv for Massive $405 Million

AOL has just made a big purchase. It is to acquire Adap.tv for massive $405 million out of which $322 million is paid in cash a...

Aug 7 2013, 9:38am CDT

Samsung to Acquire Germany’s Novaled for More Than $200M

Samsung to Acquire Germany’s Novaled for More Than $200M

The South Korean giant, Samsung is about to acquire the German OLED maker Novaled AG. Germany’s lighting company, Novaled will...

Jul 30 2013, 6:01am CDT

Yelp to Acquire SeatMe for a Cool $12.7 Million

Yelp to Acquire SeatMe for a Cool $12.7 Million

Yelp is to buy the online reservation service, SeatMe. The popular site will acquire the facility for a cool $12.7 million. Tha...

Jul 19 2013, 3:59am CDT

Apple is in Talks to Acquire Microsoft Kinect Maker 'PrimeSense'

Apple is in Talks to Acquire Microsoft Kinect Maker 'PrimeSense' for $280M

Apple is in negotiations with Israeli fabless semiconductor firm, PrimeSense, for its acquisition. With this $280 million deal,...

Jul 16 2013, 5:17am CDT

AT&T to Acquire Leap Wireless for $15 Per Share in Cash

AT&T to Acquire Leap Wireless for $15 Per Share in Cash

An announcement was made by AT&T on Friday that it will acquire Leap Wireless for $1.19 billion. AT&T will get to keep...

Jul 13 2013, 4:12am CDT

Yahoo reportedly bids $800 million to acquire Hulu

Yahoo reportedly bids $800 million to acquire Hulu

Yahoo has recently acquired social blogging platform Tumblr, but as far as the Internet giant's ambition goes, it is not restin...

May 26 2013, 11:58pm CDT

DirecTV Consider to Acquire Hulu

DirecTV Consider to Acquire Hulu

DirecTV, the second largest satellite provider in the United States is vacillating over a decision. Should it or should it not...

May 18 2013, 4:27am CDT

Microsoft planning to acquire Nook Media [Rumor]

Microsoft planning to acquire Nook Media [Rumor]

According to internal documents acquired by fellow tech site, TechCrunch, Microsoft is reportedly offering $1 billion to purcha...

May 9 2013, 12:26am CDT

Yahoo to acquire Hulu?

Yahoo to acquire Hulu? [Rumor]

According to several sources, Yahoo CEO CEO Marissa Mayer recently met with Hulu’s top executives for a potential acquisition d...

May 8 2013, 2:47am CDT

McAfee to acquire network security solutions provider Stonesoft.

McAfee to acquire network security solutions provider Stonesoft.

McAfee wants to become the leading provider of network security solutions to businesses. To do that, it needs a company like St...

May 6 2013, 2:40am CDT

AT&T to Acquire NextWave Wireless

AT&T to Acquire NextWave Wireless

AT&T announces purchase of NextWave Wireless....

Aug 2 2012, 9:48am CDT