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GM bolsters autonomous-driving division with Cruise Automation acquisition

It's but one more step in automakers' inexorable march toward self-driving cars.

By March 11, 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 February 3, 2016

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Comcast to acquire DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 billion

The studio that brought you Shrek and the Madagascar penguins is poised to become part of NBCUniversal.

By April 28, 2016

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Expedia's $1.3B acquisition of rival Orbitz wins US approval

Antitrust officials close six-month investigation, finding no competitive harm coming from a merger of the two online travel-booking companies.

By September 16, 2015

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FCC signs off on Charter purchase of Time Warner

Charter's $78 billion acquisition gets the OK from FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler. The Justice Department also says it will let the deal go through.

By April 25, 2016

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Vimeo to buy video-on-demand company VHX in bid to boost business

Vimeo says acquiring VHX, which helps creators sell their own content, will bolster its streaming options.

By May 2, 2016

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Spotify snaps up photo-video aggregator for concertgoers

The streaming-media service wants its acquisition of CrowdAlbum to bring artists and fans together.

By April 27, 2016

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AT&T sees video as its new special sauce

The company has big aspirations for its DirecTV acquisition and plans to unveil a new video service before spring.

By January 26, 2016

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Microsoft adds Minecraft to your school supplies list

Microsoft expands its vision of using the blocky video game in classrooms with the acquisition of a learning tool called MinecraftEdu.

By January 19, 2016

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One map to rule them all, it's Here

Automakers Audi, BMW and Daimler presented their vision for a new communal acquisition, map-making company Here.

By December 8, 2015