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TPG wins over iiNet as shareholders vote in favour of buyout

TPG has won the support of iiNet shareholders in its bid to buy the company, meaning the service provider just has to clear regulatory approval before becoming Australia's second-largest ISP.

By 27 July 2015

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Walmart doubles down on China with e-commerce buyout

The mega retailer takes full ownership of China-based Yihaodian, an online marketplace that sells food, home goods, electronics and more.

By 24 July 2015

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Buyout puts supersecure Blackphone in one company's hands

The security-obsessed company called Silent Circle is now solely in control of its phone for encrypted communications. It has also raised $50 million and will announce new devices next week.

By 28 February 2015

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Aussies playing, TPG paying and Telstra praying (Girt by CNET podcast 36)

IGEA releases its latest Digital Australia report with some amazing stats on Aussie gamers, TPG gets the green light for its iiNet buyout and Telstra brings the Roku down under... almost.

By 31 July 2015

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Nokia jumps into virtual reality market with 360-degree Ozo camera

The camera taps eight synchronized shutters and eight microphones to capture 360-degree video and spatial audio.

By 29 July 2015

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Google, Yahoo also have eyes for Flipboard, report says

The news aggregator apparently has several suitors, including Twitter, but will any of them finally pull the trigger and acquire the company and its popular app?

By 28 May 2015

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Virtual reality wants to rule video games. Here's who will rule VR

Soon you'll don a high-tech headset as easily as you reach for your controller. Watch for blockbuster launches in the year ahead that pave the way to the brave new virtual world. Facebook and Valve lead the charge.

By 22 May 2015

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Quickflix streaming up in the air as company enters trading halt

Speculation is mounting over the future of Quickflix as the company entered a trading halt ahead of a "material commercial agreement" relating to its streaming business.

By 13 May 2015

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iiNet supports TPG takeover after revised offer

TPG has upped the ante in its bid to acquire iiNet, outdoing rival ISP M2 Group and securing iiNet's support for an August takeover -- but iiNet says it will still be "business as usual".

By 6 May 2015

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Comcast calls off Time Warner Cable merger

Scrutiny from regulators proves too much for a proposed $45 billion deal to combine the two biggest US cable operators. However, the merger frenzy may start back up, thanks to Charter Communications.

By 24 April 2015