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10.30.14
It's official: Lenovo owns Motorola
10.30.14

It's official: Lenovo owns Motorola

The cash has been handed over, the contracts are signed and the lawyers are sipping champagne, whi...

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09.11.14
Google buys an online polling startup to help improve Google+
09.11.14

Google buys an online polling startup to help improve Google+

You know what Google+ really needs, more than anything else? Polls. Right, maybe not, but Google...

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08.15.14
Google snags Instagram-scanning city guide startup Jetpac
08.15.14

Google snags Instagram-scanning city guide startup Jetpac

Google's summer of startup acquisitions rolls on, ladies and gentlemen. In today's installment, th...

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08.06.14
Google's latest acquisition is part messaging app, part personal assistant
08.06.14

Google's latest acquisition is part messaging app, part personal assistant

Oh, you thought Google might take a break from snapping up startups this summer? Guess again. The...

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07.24.14
Report: Google deal to acquire Twitch for $1 billion is so on
07.24.14

Report: Google deal to acquire Twitch for $1 billion is so on

Google has acquired Twitch for $1 billion, Venture Beat reports, citing people "familiar with the m...

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07.24.14
​Google is reportedly buying Twitch for $1 billion
07.24.14

​Google is reportedly buying Twitch for $1 billion

What's the internet's most popular game-streaming service worth? About $1 billion, if VentureBeat...

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07.01.14
Google snatches up streaming service Songza
07.01.14

Google snatches up streaming service Songza

Google has just purchased music streaming service Songza and, while the exact terms of the deal ha...

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05.18.14
Variety: Google is near buying game video service Twitch (update)
05.18.14

Variety: Google is near buying game video service Twitch (update)

AT&T may not be the only one landing a big acquisition this weekend. Variety claims that Googl...

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05.08.14
Uber and Google are just getting started
05.08.14

Uber and Google are just getting started

​ ​This week, Google announced a huge update to its Maps app on Android and iOS, bringing new tools...

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