Sega may now hold the corporate reins at Amplitude Studios, but it appears that the House of Sonic isn’t going to muck up its latest acquisition’s approach to making games. The Paris-based strategy game development team announced today that its next project, Endless Space 2, will hit Seam’s Early Access program in September. This is […]
National Association of Manufacturers President and CEO Jay Timmons issued the following statement after the Department of Labor and the Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council finalized the “blacklisting” regulation. This new...
Pinterest has clicked the save button on Instapaper, announcing its acquisition of the application, which will continue to operate as a separate app.
Universal Filmed Entertainment Group has solidified the leadership structure for DreamWorks Animation, a day after NBCUniversal completed its $3.8-billion acquisition of the Glendale studio. DreamWorks Animation’s film group, known for movie franchises like “Kung Fu Panda” and “Shrek,” will continue...
Pinterest said it hopes to leverage Instapaper’s technology, which analyzes and predicts readers’ behavior, to serve better article recommendations.
Comcast’s acquisition of DreamWorks Animation is looking like a good deal for Jeffrey Katzenberg, with Variety reporting that the outgoing DWA chief executive walks away with a cash-out package worth more than $391 million. “The founder (along with Steven Spielberg...
Pinterest has acquired Instapaper, both companies have confirmed. Pinterest did not disclose the terms of the acquisition but the company said Instapaper will continue as a standalone app. Instapaper's team, including CEO Brian Donohue,...Show More Summary
More than any other social network, Pineterest embodies aspiration. Now, the company is doubling down on this idea with its acquisition of Instapaper. The post Pinterest Buys Instapaper, the Popular 'Read Later' App appeared first on WIRED.
At the request of Sno-Isle Libraries, WA, OverDrive has developed a demand-driven acquisition (DDA) model for popular ebooks, enabling patrons to discover thousands of titles for which the library has not yet purchased a license. When...Show More Summary
Categories: Conferences, E-Sourcing, Industry News, Sourcing, Technology Tags: Conferences & Events, technology While academic research and development for CombineNet dropped off dramatically after its acquisition, SciQuest has continued to make targeted investments in its sourcing optimization solution. Show More Summary
Steve Jurvetson recently posted a noteworthy piece on Flickr about Uber’s acquisition of Otto — the recently formed autonomous semi-truck technology firm composed of ex-Google engineers. The Otto team was acquired as a means of speeding...Show More Summary
I recently moderated the Mergers and Acquisitions panel at the annual meeting of startup founders from Europe and the U.S. backed byBertelsmann’s Digital Mediaventure fund, which ourlaw firmrepresents. While the discussion covered numerous topics, I was struck by how many questions our panel received when we [...]
Opera Software released its free VPN application for Android today after making it available to iOS devices earlier this year. The company's journey as a VPN provider started with its acquisition of SurfEasy VPN. Opera Software promoted...Show More Summary
Xbox's marketing chief on franchises, streaming, and momentum. During our chat, we discussed a range of topics including Xbox One franchises, upcoming games, the acquisition of Beam and the Xbox team's overall upward momentum. Xbox One...Show More Summary
by Angela Guess A new release out of Microsoft written by Rajesh Jha, Corporate Vice President of Outlook and Office 365, states, “I am pleased to announce that Microsoft has signed an agreement to acquire Genee, an artificial-intelligence-powered scheduling service. Show More Summary
Apple on Tuesday was granted a patent detailing a method of device localization -- mapping -- using computer vision and inertial measurement sensors, one of the first inventions to be reassigned from this year's acquisition of augmented reality startup Flyby Media.
The animation studio behind "Shrek" and "Kung Fu Panda" now belongs to Comcast's NBCUniversal.
Vontae Davis has been the best acquisition in a trade or free agency, so far, in the Ryan Grigson era in Indianapolis. He is a perennial Pro Bowl candidate and is a top-five cornerback in the NFL. He was always an underrated player for...Show More Summary
Video“Microsoft Monday” takes a look back at the past week of news related to Microsoft. This week, “Microsoft Monday” includes details aboutWindows 10 Anniversary Update problems, the acquisition of Genee, a new program where you will be paid to use Microsoft Edge, the availability of a OneNote Importer tool for [...]
The Internet of Things (IoT) and data analytics are driving mergers and acquisition activity to new heights, as both tech and non-tech firms look to evolve their business models. A Forbes article delved into the recent Ernst & Young (EY) report that examined M&A activity in the second quarter. Show More Summary