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Spotify is known for being fiercely independent, but that go-it-alone attitude might have been put to the test in the past several months. A TechCrunch source understands that Spotify rejected a buyout ...
Saturday, 16 September 2017
说下次你是俄国人 The Trump administration has blocked the purchase of a US semiconductor company by a Chinese investment firm, citing national security concerns.… Read all
Thursday, 14 September 2017
... Culture Secretary Karen Bradley decides whether to approve Rupert Murdoch's £11.7bn Sky buyout bid.… Read all  ...
Wednesday, 09 August 2017
Alex Heath / Business Insider: Sources: Google was interested in buying Snap for $30B+ in early 2016, around Snap's Series F; source says Snap talked with Google about buyout just before IPO  —  ...
Thursday, 03 August 2017
US comms giant denies buyout rumors, says it prefers Verizon for the time being US cable monster Charter Communications says it has no interest in acquiring mobile carrier Sprint – at least for the time ...
Wednesday, 02 August 2017
Reports throw cold water on Amazon buyout rumours Corporate messaging biz Slack is reportedly raising $250m in its latest funding round.… Read all  ...
Thursday, 27 July 2017
Allegations of digging up rivals' cables, breaking promises A Texas telco says Comcast sabotaged its cable network after it refused a buyout offer.… Read all  ...
Thursday, 22 June 2017
... moms with lattes, salad, and more wine and beer Chuck E. Cheese owner agrees to $950 million buyout Chuck E. Cheese Rock-afire robots in MGMT music video Cheese fight at Chuck E Cheese's The Original ...
Friday, 19 May 2017
All that talk of major TV media buyouts just got more substantive. Reuters tipsters claim that Sinclair Broadcast Group, not 20th Century Fox as many suspected, is close to a deal to buy TV giant Tribune ...
Monday, 08 May 2017
20th Century Fox is reportedly looking to buy Tribune Media, potentially sparking a wave of consolidation in the TV business. The news comes via Bloomberg, which believes that the media giant has entered ...
Monday, 01 May 2017
Vizio may have been knocked by LeEco after its $2 billion buyout deal was cancelled, but the company's not going to fall into a grief-stricken funk. The home theater business has announced a new raft ...
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Here we go again. Every once in a while, some analyst gets bored I guess and decides to entertain themselves by tossing an Apple-Disney buyout rumor into the water and seeing how many bites they get. ...
Thursday, 20 April 2017
Bloomberg: Sources: Citrix hires Goldman Sachs to find buyers including private equity firms but interest has been limited  —  Cloud-services company said to reach out to buyout firms  ...
Tuesday, 14 March 2017
... is acquiring Nowait outright. The buyout gives Y... Read all  ...
Wednesday, 01 March 2017
... buyout, Rackspace is cutting 6% of its U.S. workforce along with an undisclosed number of jobs overseas. Read all  ...
Thursday, 09 February 2017
Sometimes, companies regret rejecting splashy acquisition offers (see: Pebble). This isn’t one of those times. Snap, maker of Snapchat and Spectacles, is said to have rejected a $3 billion buyout ...
Friday, 03 February 2017
Pebble, the smartwatch company that rose to prominence as a Kickstarter success story in 2012, is no more. After weeks of increased speculation of a Fitbit buyout, both companies are confirming that Fitbit ...
Thursday, 08 December 2016
... Capital Partners, a buyout fund that agreed to acquire U.S.-based chip maker Lattice Semiconductor Corp (LSCC.O) … Read all  ...
Tuesday, 29 November 2016
Cash is king for equity hunters The £24bn purchase of Brit tech success ARM Holdings by Japan giant Softbank this summer was a contentious affair.… Read all
Monday, 28 November 2016
US regulators will examine the merger closely for evidence of antitrust harm. Read all
Sunday, 23 October 2016
Purple Palace buyout might be Ya-screwwww-ew-ew-ed Verizon has acknowledged that it could call off its $4.8bn acquisition of Yahoo!, after the Purple Palace fell victim to the largest user data breach ...
Friday, 14 October 2016
Heavy lifting work done and dusted Hewlett Packard Enterprise is sat on pile of cash that will be used to fund “tuck-in” buyouts, with cloud services a potential hunting ground, the company’s number two ...
Tuesday, 04 October 2016
... buyout, and with Twitter’s stock getting a sizable bounce this week, it’s hard not to think people in the know are preparing for something big to happen soon. So, does it makes sense? Who but ...
Tuesday, 27 September 2016
... silent on the matter, reports Ars Technica, offering no response to their inquiries. Luckey, a near-billionaire thanks to the Facebook buyout, used some of the cash to juice Nimble America, an organization ...
Monday, 26 September 2016