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With acquisition, Google can get more video into its cloud

Google's Cloud Platform unit buys up Anvato, a firm that helps entertainment and other companies deliver their video to the masses, regardless of the gadget a viewer is using.

By 9 July 2016

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Avast to buy AVG in $1.3B antivirus acquisition

The goal: get bigger to get tougher on malware, with your devices acting as "de facto sensors."

By 7 July 2016

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Google Fiber expands with acquisition of Webpass

Webpass, a small high-speed internet service provider, has some wireless tech that could help Google Fiber over time.

By 24 June 2016

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Bill Gates throws his support behind Microsoft's $26B acquisition of LinkedIn

The Microsoft co-founder has high hopes for LinkedIn's feed for professionals to become as valuable as Facebook's feed in the social world.

By 18 June 2016

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​eBay expanding StubHub internationally with Ticketbis acquisition

With the deal, people in more parts of the world will be able to sell each other tickets to concerts and sporting events.

By 24 May 2016

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Microsoft taps into AI with SwiftKey app acquisition

Hundreds of millions of people already use the predictive-keyboard app, but Microsoft's real interest lies in its artificial intelligence.

By 3 February 2016

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Mayer to Yahoos: 'I'm planning to stay'

In a letter to Yahoo employees, CEO Marissa Mayer indicates she wants to stay on at the company after its acquisition by Verizon.

By 26 July 2016

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Chinese TV maker LeEco reportedly looking at buying Vizio

Vizio and LeEco are scheduled to host a joint press event on Tuesday.

By 26 July 2016

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Verizon to buy Yahoo for $4.83 billion, merge it with AOL

After a drawn-out process, a troubled Yahoo finally knows its fate, which means the end of independence for one of the web's earliest stars.

By 25 July 2016

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Yahoo making 'great progress' on sale. But to what end?

The same day CEO Marissa Mayer announces unremarkable earnings, the next -- and possibly final -- round of bids reportedly comes in. That means the end of Yahoo, as we know it.

By 19 July 2016