Acqusition

07.25.14
Sky spends £5 billion to become one of Europe's biggest pay-TV operators
07.25.14

Sky spends £5 billion to become one of Europe's biggest pay-TV operators

Rumors of an assault on Europe have circled for quite some time, but today BSkyB has finally made...

By M. Brian,   07.25.14
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02.04.13
IGN acquired by Ziff Davis
02.04.13

IGN acquired by Ziff Davis

IGN and its related sites have been acquired by j2 Global through its Ziff Davis subsidiary. Althou...

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01.28.13
Lenovo debunks RIM deal rumors, says CFO was just chatting
01.28.13

Lenovo debunks RIM deal rumors, says CFO was just chatting

Lenovo turned a few heads last week when its CFO mentioned RIM as a possible acquisition target or...

By J. Rigg,   01.28.13
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04.19.12
Starbreeze attempting acquisition of Payday: The Heist studio
04.19.12

Starbreeze attempting acquisition of Payday: The Heist studio

Starbreeze, the Swedish studio that brought the world the surprise hit Chronicles of Riddick and th...

By B. Gilbert,   04.19.12
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11.02.11
Trials HD dev acquired by Ubisoft for undisclosed amount
11.02.11

Trials HD dev acquired by Ubisoft for undisclosed amount

Wildly successful indie developer RedLynx is now a part of French mega-publisher Ubisoft. RedLynx...

By B. Gilbert,   11.02.11
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07.21.11
AT&T 'confident' T-Mobile deal to close in Q1 2012
07.21.11

AT&T 'confident' T-Mobile deal to close in Q1 2012

AT&T this morning offered up some earnings tidbits, and there's some good news in there for the...

By B. Heater,   07.21.11
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05.10.11
Microsoft's acquisition of Skype for $8.5 billion becomes official
05.10.11

Microsoft's acquisition of Skype for $8.5 billion becomes official

It was pretty much known about since last night, but Microsoft and Skype have now obliterated any...

By Vlad Savov,   05.10.11
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12.04.10
Google acquires speech synthesis outfit Phonetic Arts, plans to use Jack Donaghy's voice for everything
12.04.10

Google acquires speech synthesis outfit Phonetic Arts, plans to use Jack Donaghy's voice for everything

Don't ever knock Google for not reinvesting a little of that cheddar it's stacking in Mountain View....

By D. Murph,   12.04.10
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08.09.10
Apple snags Liquidmetal IP, may just revive the eMac with an amorphous metal chassis
08.09.10

Apple snags Liquidmetal IP, may just revive the eMac with an amorphous metal chassis

Ah, who are we kidding -- we're guessing a true, bona fide headless iMac would hit the market before...

By D. Murph,   08.09.10
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