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Facebook to acquire WhatsApp for $16B

The social network is throwing down billions of dollars of cash and stock -- eventually totaling $19 billion -- to buy the messaging app that has ballooned to a third of Facebook's size.

By Feb. 19, 2014

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Google offered to acquire WhatsApp for $10B, report says

That's about half of what Facebook will pay to acquire the WhatsApp messaging service and its 450 million users.

By Feb. 20, 2014

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Yahoo in talks to acquire online video service NDN, report says

The Sunnyvale, Calif.-based company is making another move in its push into big media, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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Facebook to acquire mobile analytics startup Onavo

Onavo expects that its technology will help Facebook's efforts to spread Internet access worldwide through Internet.org

By Oct. 14, 2013

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eBay to acquire global payment provider Braintree

The company will pay around $800 million for Braintree, which provides a payment system for online and mobile startup companies.

By Sep. 26, 2013

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Microsoft to acquire Nokia's device and services division

As part of $7.2 billion deal, Nokia CEO Stephen Elop will step down to become an executive vice president of the division.

By Sep. 2, 2013

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Apple in talks to acquire company behind Microsoft's Kinect

The iPhone maker has reportedly offered $280 million to acquire Israel-based 3D-sensor company Primesense.

By Jul. 16, 2013

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AT&T to acquire Leap Wireless in $1.2 billion deal

The carrier has reached an agreement to buy the prepaid wireless provider, which operates the Cricket brand, for $15 a share in cash.

By Jul. 12, 2013

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AT&T in talks to acquire Hulu with Chernin Group -- report

Teaming with the Chernin Group gives AT&T some extra leverage in a battle against Time Warner Cable, Yahoo, and others.

By Jun. 6, 2013

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Facebook cleared to acquire Instagram

Facebook gets the go-ahead to buy the popular mobile photo-sharing app as the FTC ends its investigation of the deal.

By Aug. 22, 2012