Recent Indiana Pacers acquisition Evan Turner got into a brief shoving match with Houston Rockets star James Harden during Friday's game in Houston. It wasn't a fight so much as an uncomfortably close nuzzling of noses followed by a push-off on the part of Turner. Show More Summary
The Dallas Museum of Art presents Never Enough: Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Art, an exhibition drawn exclusively from the Museum?s strong holdings of contemporary art. On view March 8 through July 20, 2014, in the DMA?s iconic...Show More Summary
Leap Wireless continues to post customer losses thanks to aggressive strategies by T-Mobile. This comes just as AT&T prepares to complete its acquisition of Leap.
AT&T is preparing to close its acquisition of Leap Wireless, but T-Mobile is stealing Cricket customers left and right. Can Ma Bell make it work?
Yahoo’s growth appears to be in some way dependent on the widespread acquisition and subsequent annihilation of some of the Internet’s most promising startups, and no one can figure out why. ReadWrite reports that since Marissa Mayer...Show More Summary
If you live in the right area you can have your $249 thermostat delivered in a matter of hours. Just a handful of weeks after Google's acquisition of Nest was made official, Google Shopping Express will now deliver the home automation products right to your door the same day you order them. Show More Summary
Social Media giant Facebook’s decision to acquire instant Messaging client WhatsApp for $19 Billion seems to have hit its first major roadblock. In a formal complaint to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), two privacy groups have argued that the sale of WhatsApp to Facebook would not be in the best interests of WhatsApp users and... Show More Summary
Yahoo keeps grimly churning through acquisitions; buying and shutting down small tech firms with mechanical fervor. Facebook is buying far bigger, far more expensive companies and with fairly stunning results. Instagram is the most dazzling example. Show More Summary
LiveNation Labs has made another acquisition. This time, it brought the team of social search startup YourTrove on board.
Less than a month after completing its acquisition of Nest Labs, Google today revealed Nest products are now available for sale on Google Shopping Express. This means you can now get a thermostat or smoke alarm delivered the same day, assuming you live in San Francisco or Silicon Valley. Show More Summary
On the heels of its $16 billion acquisition by Facebook, WhatsApp said it would offer voice services, diversifying beyond its main messaging service.
The Los Angeles Clippers roster, thanks to some recent veteran acquisitions, is one of the deepest in the NBA, and this has the team set to make a strong run at the NBA title this season. When it comes to the playoffs, at the end of a grueling 82-game schedule, outlasting your opponents can mean just as much as outperforming them initially. Show More Summary
Mergers and acquisitions routinely face opposition and complaints. Facebook’s $19 billion deal to buy messaging system WhatsApp has been able to stay rather unopposed, until now. Information privacy nonprofit groups, Electronic Privacy...Show More Summary
Portal: Uncooperative Cake Acquisition Game is an upcoming board game from Cryptozoic Entertainment based on the critically acclaimed video game franchise Portal from developer Valve Software. The title may change as development continues. Show More Summary
Space Station 76 premieres Saturday at SXSW 2014, as part of the Visions section, in Austin. Today, Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions announced they have acquired all international rights on the pic from writer/director Jack Plotnick. Show More Summary
Spotify’s acquisition of The Echo Nest was not entirely surprising since the two companies have a common core: music (and Spotify APIs). With Echo Nest, it is expected that Spotify will be able to deliver better content recommendation to users, … Continue reading ?
A quality home valuation is essential in guaranteeing that your next acquisition is a solid investment. The valuation process begin with the numbers on paper, but in order to justify the numbers, a thorough property inspection (walk through) must be done. Show More Summary
BalconyTV launched in 2006 as a video art experiment that morphed into shooting some musicians on the balcony which set the stage for BalconyTV's worldwide presence. The Orchard yesterday announced the acquisition of BalconyTV and say...Show More Summary
Facebook’s $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp is still getting a lot of attention, but this time it’s not about rumors of another company offering more for the messaging service, it’s about user privacy. Facebook is known for exploiting its users’ … Continue reading ?