As British fixed-line telecom giant BT Group PLC weighs getting back into wireless through a multibillion-dollar acquisition of either O2 or EE, O2 is looking like the better fit, analysts said.
When Neymar signed for Barcelona, he was seen as a pricey but interesting, potentially brilliant acquisition. When the truth about his enormous transfer fee came out, people thought he was far too expensive and, thus far, a disappointment. But...Show More Summary
By Jake Rozmaryn As the US solar industry continues to see year-over-year growth, solar companies are met with a unique set of challenges to take advantage of this growth and market opportunities. Whether focused on generating salesShow More Summary
The online food ordering service Seamless bought the menu directory website MenuPages from New York Media/New York Magazine. MenuPages has a database of over 35,000 menus in major cities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. [TechCrunch]
Roberta Mazza ('Provenance issues: Information with thoughts to follow', Faces and Voices November 26, 2014) has some interesting information on the acquisition history of the Snewly-surfaced fragment of a Sappho manuscript Full information...Show More Summary
Roberta Mazza ('Provenance issues: Information with thoughts to follow', Faces and Voices November 26, 2014) has some interesting information on the acquisition history of the newly-surfaced (5th-6th century AD?) papyrus fragment (GC.MS.000462) from a codex page containing lines from Galatians 2 in Sahidic Coptic. Show More Summary
Barbie got too complacent up there on her lofty perch. After her victory over the Bratz dolls and her “peaceful” acquisition of the American Girls, she thought no other doll could threaten her position. More » Sorry Mattel, Elsa HasShow More Summary
Carly Fiorina, the former Hewlett-Packard CEO who engineered its $25 billion acquisition of Compaq, is considering another top job: President of the United States
Valeant Pharmaceuticals has relied on acquisitions for growth, but it’s not so simple to keep buying and integrating companies, writes Jesse Eisinger in The Trade column.
Twitter has been in talks with Shots, the selfie app that is part financially backed by Justin Bieber. On Monday, November 26, speculation spiked over Twitter’s acquisition plans after CFO Anthony Noto accidentally tweeted a message about making plans to buy a company. Show More Summary
It was meant to be a direct message, but Twitter's CFO accidentally tweeted out information to the public about a potential deal. CNET Senior Editor Jeff Bakalar joins "CBSN" to talk about about this ironic blunder.
Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) has moved a step forward into finalizing the acquisition of Shots, a startup with over 3 million users mostly made of women according to CNBC Melissa Lee. The acquisition suggestion does not come as a surprise as Twitter tries to tap into the fast-growing selfies trend, which has taken the media space […]
EE has confirmed that it’s in exploratory acquisition talks with BT to sell its UK mobile network. Earlier this week, we heard that BT has been in discussions with O2 about a similar deal. EE’s joint shareholders, Deutsche Telekom and Orange, issued a statement on the discussions with BT. Show More Summary
Indian eCommerce industry is all set to witness some major fireworks as industry biggies: Amazon and Alibaba are in a major acquisition mode. As per reports coming in from various sources, Amazon is inching towards acquiring Jabong and Alibaba is watching Snapdeal very closely, and a deal may breakthrough anytime now. Show More Summary
Twitter is in talks to acquire the app Shots, the selfie app backed by Justin Bieber, according to CNBC. The report comes just after Twitter CFO Anthony Noto accidentally posted a tweet on Monday night hinting that an acquisition is in the works. Show More Summary
Working and doing business remotely just got a little easier with the new Citrix acquisition of RightSignature. The recent Citrix announcement informed us that RightSignature will be integrated with Citrix ShareFile to enable electronic signatures of important digital documents. Show More Summary