Vertu's mysterious Chinese buyer has its own secure smartphone OS
Vertu is now in the hands of a Chinese company, and the deal may have something to do with the latter's very own secure smartphone OS. Or is it?
Yota aims for mass-market success after buyout
It's fair to say that the global launch of Yota Device's last E-Ink smartphone didn't quite go to...
Google buys a panorama startup to bolster Street View
Google clearly isn't satisfied with Street View -- it just bought Digisfera, a startup that specializes in epic-scale panoramas and 360-degree shots.
SanDisk is reportedly eager to sell itself off
Storage giant SanDisk is rumored to be shopping itself to Micron and Western Digital.
Dell's buying EMC for $67 billion in the biggest tech deal ever
Dell has agreed to buy EMC Corporation for a deal worth $67 billion. While EMC isn't a household n...
Pandora snatches up Ticketfly to become a one-stop shop for music
Pandora's latest purchase takes aim at ticketing and event promotion.
Apple buys an AI startup with eye on better photo management
Maybe this could make using Photos less frustrating. Maybe.
Apple acquires speech technology and virtual assistant startup VocalIQ
Apple could use VocalIQ's know-how to boost Siri and its automotive projects.
Airbnb bought a Russian design studio and nobody knows why
Airbnb teams up with Russian design firm Lapka to produce....well, nobody quite knows what.