Acquisitions

06.06.13
Logitech acquires smartphone accessory design house TT Design Labs
06.06.13

Logitech acquires smartphone accessory design house TT Design Labs

Remember hearing Tim Cook's admission during his lovefest with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher at D...

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10.10.12
Twitter said to have acquired fledgling video-sharing service Vine
10.10.12

Twitter said to have acquired fledgling video-sharing service Vine

Twitter has pretty much nailed text-based interaction, so it looks like it's time to diversify int...

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09.27.12
FCC chairman green-lights AT&T's use of WCS spectrum for LTE with proposed order
09.27.12

FCC chairman green-lights AT&T's use of WCS spectrum for LTE with proposed order

AT&T is close to securing a major victory in its battle against the spectrum crunch. While it'...

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08.13.12
WSJ: Google set to acquire Frommer's from Wiley, add trusted travel reviews
08.13.12

WSJ: Google set to acquire Frommer's from Wiley, add trusted travel reviews

Just one year after its Zagat acquisition, Google has made a move on another trusted lifestyle bran...

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08.02.12
AT&T agrees to acquire NextWave for $600 million, gobbles up WCS and AWS spectrum
08.02.12

AT&T agrees to acquire NextWave for $600 million, gobbles up WCS and AWS spectrum

AT&T's making no secret of the fact it wants to snatch up as much spectrum as it possibly can,...

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07.09.12
Microsoft to acquire Perceptive Pixel, pair up with 82-inch touchscreen manufacturer
07.09.12

Microsoft to acquire Perceptive Pixel, pair up with 82-inch touchscreen manufacturer

Microsoft has already expressed its fondness for Perceptive Pixel's gigantic capacitive touchscree...

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07.03.12
Beats buyout of MOG worth $14 million, splits company not-so-neatly into two
07.03.12

Beats buyout of MOG worth $14 million, splits company not-so-neatly into two

More official details are emerging from Beats Electronics' acquisition of MOG, and they paint a co...

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07.02.12
Micron scoops up Elpida Memory, 50-percent production boost for $2.5 billion
07.02.12

Micron scoops up Elpida Memory, 50-percent production boost for $2.5 billion

There's no question that Micron has shifted its focus away from PCs in favor of producing componen...

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06.01.12
Verizon to buy Hughes Telematics for $612 million in cash
06.01.12

Verizon to buy Hughes Telematics for $612 million in cash

After a recent round of good, and potentially not so good news for residential customers, Verizon p...

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