EXCLUSIVE: In its first statement acquisition since Focus Features was overhauled, the Universal-based specialty label has won an auction for Loving, the Jeff Nichols-directed drama that stars Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga and Michael Shannon. Show More Summary
UPS, one of North America’s largest intermodal shippers, has told federal regulators that it is against Canadian Pacific Railway's (CP's) proposed acquisition of Norfolk Southern Corp.
Apple's buyout of Beats was the tech giant's largest acquisition ever, and it guaranteed Dre a net worth approaching $1 billion. But the deal wasn't just about Beats' ubiquitous headphones. Apple clearly wanted to bring the company's...Show More Summary
It wasn’t pretty. The first version of Apple Maps, a product that took the acquisition of three digital mapping companies to create, had more issues than most users could count. It was next-level bad and not something Apple is used to...Show More Summary
Everyone thought Apple was making a big music play in 2014 when it bought Beats Electronics and launched a relationship with rapper and Beats co-founder Dr. Dre. But what began as a $3 billion acquisition of a music brand is apparently broadening to online TV as well. Apple is taking a page out of Netflix […]
A media acquisition that was approved by the Justice Department in December has cleared another hurdle, with the FCC giving its OK today. The proposed deal has Gray Television acquiring Schurz Communications’ TV and radio stations for $442.5 million, TVNewsCheck...
There is increasing doubt about the efficacy of a law firm growth strategy based on lateral partner acquisitions.
YouTube, in an effort to diversify the revenue streams of its musical creators, has announced a new acquisition. The video site has scooped up BandPage, which let musicians offer merchandise and concert tickets to their fans across multiple...Show More Summary
Giant tech companies are going to go after " unbelievable acquisition opportunities," according to Goldman Sachs' president Gary Cohn. In a recent Q&A with The Information's Jessica Lessin, Cohn said "a nything under $10 billion" could...Show More Summary
AWS attempted to enhance its high performance computing offering today when it purchased NICE, an Italian software and services company for an undisclosed price. NICE provides a set of tools and technologies that were attractive to AWS,...Show More Summary
Apple appears to be the latest tech company to start producing its own television content. Following on Apple’s 2014 acquisition of Beats Electronics, the company is now making its own show called “Vital Signs,” starring Beats cofounder and music rapper and producer Dr. Dre, according to a report out today. Dre is also the executive […]
Leading U.S. pharmacy services provider in the, CVS Health reported its Q4 2015 earnings on February 9th. The company closed its fiscal 2015 on a strong note, driven by its acquisition of the pharmacy businesses within and Omnicare. ’s pharmacy, spread throughout its chain, is a sizable addition to CVS’ core. On the […]
Expedia released its Q4 2015 earnings on February 10th. Riding on both core organic growth and its host of acquisitions, the company, as predicted, delivered yet another quarter of robust performance. In Q4 2015 (excluding eLong), Expedia’s gross bookings grew by 40% year-over-year to around $15 billion and its revenues [...]
Web-radio-service Pandora Media Inc. on Thursday swung to a loss in its latest quarter, despite seeing revenue jump 25%, amid higher expenses that included acquisitions costs.
The 2016 NFL free-agency period is less than one month away before franchises look to alter their future with major acquisitions. The free-for-all bidding officially begins March 9 at 4 p.m. ET, which leaves teams time to study potential targets. Show More Summary
Emerging technology within the real estate market has made the tracking of marketing expenditures more feasible than ever. Brokers, agents and commercial developers can now readily generate leads from digital sources and track them through to the sale...
Viant will bring big data and ad technology to Time Inc., which owns more than 60 websites, including Fortune and People. Over the past year, 94-year-old publisher Time Inc. has made several high-profile, digital-first acquisitions—including...Show More Summary
The University of St Andrews’ new Special Collections acquisition, Caught By The Nest (2013), is an A3-sized art-meets-fiction collaboration by design team Kai and Sunny, and British author David Mitchell. The […]
Benson Henderson sat down with MMAmania.com in New York City this week to discuss his free agency, transition to Bellator, as well as the high expectation surrounding his 170-pound title fight with champion Andrey Koreshkov in Connecticut on April 22, 2016. Show More Summary
Those hoping that CBS’ dominant shareholder Sumner Redstone might sell the company, or approve a big acquisition, will have to keep waiting based on comments CEO Les Moonves made to analysts today in his quarterly earnings call. TheShow More Summary