Gameloft is in a really interesting position right now as it looks like they're due to be taken over in a hostile bid by French media conglomerate Vivendi. The name Vivendi should be familiar to gamers as they were once the majority shareholder in Activision Blizzard before selling most of its stake in the company
In February of last year, Frontier Communications announced it would be buying Verizon's unwanted fiber (FiOS), DSL, and phone customers in Florida, Texas, and California for $10.5 billion. The deal was yet another chapter in Verizon's...Show More Summary
The acquisition of the computer vision specialist boosts Intel's push into the world of the Internet of Things and the self-driving vehicle market.
An angel investor friend recently got a bit of hard news – they were going to get significantly less on a recent acquisition of an angel investment than they had expected. It was a good lesson in the perils of angel investing. Personally, I’ve made a couple dozen myself, so [...]
As the force behind the reboots of both the Star Wars and Star Trek franchises, J.J. Abrams is arguably the most powerful man in the Hollywood sci-fi community. In his world, an off-the-cuff comment can have the force of law. Last Friday,...Show More Summary
Analysts covering Western Digital (WDC) got an update from the company last night, on a conference call with CEO Steve Milligan, for the fiscal Q4 that ends next month, the first quarter since closing its acquisition of flash memoryShow More Summary
What does FedEx's acquisition of Dutch-based delivery service TNT Express. Well, if you ship products to customers in Europe quite a lot.
South Korea's Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has awarded a contract to design a second batch of three Sejong Daewang (KDX-3)-class guided-missile destroyers to Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the company confirmed to IHS Jane's on 26 May. link.
In an effort to branch out from the spinning disc technology of its hard drives, Western Digital have announced that they have completed their acquisition of SanDisk. In a deal costing Western Digital $17 billion in cash and shares, it puts the company in a great position to compete with companies like Samsung in the [...]Show More Summary
Online learning firm EdCast has acquired Seattle-based sales training app maker Sales-University, while health food firm Jiyo Natural has bought food delivery
Just six months since taking the helm at Pérez Art Museum Miami, Director Franklin Sirmans announces a number of significant new acquisitions for the museum?s permanent collection, including: 100 works from PAMM trustee Craig Robins;...Show More Summary
Researchers at the Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden (MIMS) at Umeå University in Sweden participated in the discovery of a unique system of acquisition of essential metals in the pathogenic bacterium Staphylococcus aureus. Show More Summary
Researchers have discovered a unique system of acquisition of essential metals in the pathogenic bacterium Staphylococcus aureus. This research represents a new potential target for the design of antibiotics.
Hard disk drive giant Western Digital has completed its acquisition of flash manufacturer SanDisk in a deal that will create a partnership that WD hopes will help it leap into the future of computer memory. The company announced plans...Show More Summary
BOSTON—Rick Faulk, who helped lead his most recent company to a $65 million acquisition, has just joined an early-stage robotics startup. Locus Robotics, a Wilmington-based e-commerce fulfillment robotics startup founded in 2014, announced...Show More Summary
On the phone side of things, Lenovo is struggling at the moment, if you didn’t know. Once a top three smartphone maker, the company is slipping as its acquisition of Motorola, which they thought would propel them towards Samsung and Apple, not away, is not paying off. Show More Summary
Well, Lenovo is throwing their hands in the air and letting it all out. Their latest financial report is mostly positive -- they made $1.6 billion in the fourth fiscal quarter and $6.6 billion in profit all year -- but the mobile business likely wasn't a large reason for it.
Madison Capital and Vornady Realty Trust have closed on the acquisition of a SoHo site, where it will build a six-story mixed-use building. The companies paid the city Economic Development Corp.... To view the full story, click the title link.
It is well-known that in order to get a good return on investment in terms of marketing, online retailers need to be constantly in front of their customers.