Ben Silverman and Howard T. Owens’s independent TV studio Propagate has launched an international distribution division to be led by veteran sales and acquisitions executive Cyrus Farrokh who will serve as president. He comes from another...Show More Summary
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qQUlJLjGl9U Vince Weaver is reimplementing Portal -- "the cake acquisition simulator released in 2007" -- to the Apple II series of computers, bit by bit -- inspired by the fact that the Apple II hires...Show More Summary
Rachel Maddow shares her excitement at the acquisition of a life-sized wax figure of President Eisenhower through an auction by the recently closed Hall of...
Ben Uri announced the acquisition of a rare early bronze portrait by one of its founding fathers, Moshe Oved (Edward Good, 1885 Poland ? 1958 London). Oved is most recognised for his jewellery designs which are greatly sought after.Show More Summary
Large independent producers have consistently led in the development of major shale plays in the United States. A series of recent acquisitions and divestitures by large independents like Noble Energy, Parsley Energy and Anadarko Petroleum show why this trend is likely to continue into the future.
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene While no one is going to confuse the People’s Choice Awards with the Grammys, there is an element of pride that comes with the acquisition of a purely fan-voted award. This year’s show, hosted by the lovably smirky Joel McHale, will air live at 9 p.m. Show More Summary
No one knows for sure what Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will do after Verizon completes its planned $4.8 billion acquisition of the company. Given her experience, Mayer could pursue another CEO job. Or take an executive role at a big tech company. Show More Summary
The Green Investment Bank Offshore Wind Fund has surpassed its £1 billion target with its sixth UK asset acquisition, with now £1.12 billion worth of assets currently under management. Green Investment Bank Offshore Wind Fund Surpasses...Show More Summary
According to Hyperallergic, in the museum world in general, the acquisition of artefacts is now mainly through donations. Only a minority of items are purchased. ] In the United Kingdom, the trend is quite the opposite in the case of obtaining the items found by greedy metal detector wielding Treasure hunters. Show More Summary
In anticipation of the relocation and reinstallation of its Arts of Global Africa collection in November 2017, the Newark Museum debuts a newly acquired video installation by artist William Kentridge, What Will Come (2007). The installation will be on view in the Arts of Global Africa?s dedicated space for video art from January through May 2017. Show More Summary
© David Gill I have commented on the acquisition of the Benin Bronzes before (see here). The display of what can only be interpreted as plunder as a result of the 1897 Benin Punitive Expedition sits uncomfortably in an internationally important encyclopaedic museum. Show More Summary
While real estate agents chase leads and close deals on houses, there's another level of deal-making that takes place within the real estate industry: mergers, acquisitions, integrations and partnerships. We'll be recapping every week's noteworthy deals that didn't make it into print (and some that did) for your perusal. Here are this week's...
Phillips announced the appointments of Cindy Yen and Charlene Lau as Senior Specialists for the Jewellery and Watches teams in Asia, among the world?s most important markets for the acquisition of fine jewellery. Ms. Yen will becomeShow More Summary
A group of Harman shareholders have filed a class suit against the deal. Now the question is, “Will there be Harman audio in Galaxy devices next year?”
Microsoft Corp. has announced that it has acquired Maluuba Inc., a Montreal-based deep learning company that is dedicated to building general purpose artificial intelligence. Microsoft did not disclose the terms of the deal. According...Show More Summary
Microsoft today further proved its commitment to artificial intelligence through the acquisition of Maluuba. Maluuba — a Montreal-based startup that impressed during TechCrunch’s 2012 San Francisco Startup Battlefield competition — uses...Show More Summary
Acquisition talks fall through all the time, but a new lawsuit from social media startup CultureSphere accuses global IT company HCL of something more serious — using those talks as a way to get access to confidential information for use in a competing product. HCL, meanwhile, has said the CultureSphere’s allegations are “totally baseless.” We wrote about… Read More
Back in September 2015 we announced on Echoes the acquisition of the Tullis Russell business papers which complement the extensive archive collection of Sir David Russell, already held by Special […]
Microsoft is giving its AI ambitions a boost with its latest acquisition, Montreal-based startup Maluuba....