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Sony gives PlayStation VR a hand by acquiring gesture-tracking tech

Sony has purchased Softkinetic, a company known for making depth sensors for virtual and augmented reality technology.

By October 8, 2015


Fashion forward: Yahoo acquires social-shopping site Polyvore

The Internet giant looks to the style and e-commerce site to try to jolt its advertising offerings.

By July 31, 2015


Twitter spent $86M to acquire Periscope, Niche

Regulatory filing reveals a combined cost for the two companies, but nothing specific for the popular live-streaming app Periscope.

By May 11, 2015


GoPro acquires virtual reality technology company

The camera-maker for adventure enthusiasts buys Kolor to add immersive and interactive 3D video best experienced through virtual reality goggles.

By April 28, 2015


Sir James Dyson is now the proud owner of an LED lighting company

Dyson has announced plans to acquire his son Jake Dyson's LED solutions company, securing the future of the brand as a family-owned business.

By April 10, 2015


LinkedIn to acquire online training site Lynda.com for $1.5 billion

In its biggest acquisition yet, LinkedIn will bring Lynda.com's library of online courses to the professional network's 300 million members.

By April 9, 2015


OnePlus 2

The OnePlus 2 offers powerful hardware and beautiful design at a comparatively low price, but availability through the OnePlus invite system makes it hard to acquire.

By August 24, 2015

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Fossil to buy fitness band maker Misfit for $260 million

Misfit will help the traditional watchmaker better compete with Apple and Fitbit in the smart-fitness category.

By November 12, 2015


Activision to bring your favorite games to the silver screen

Game maker launches a new film and TV production studio to create original content based on its popular games.

By November 6, 2015


Creative Commons logo acquired for MoMA exhibition

"This is for Everyone" showcases how the internet has grown into a place of sharing, learning and discovering.

By March 9, 2015