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Serial acquisitions vs. serial innovation

Big IT vendors have been gobbling up players of all sizes, but is the future in acquisitions or innovation?

By November 8, 2011


Shares plummeting, Netflix a worthy acquisition, analyst says

The streaming and DVD rental provider is now a bargain for a company that wants to break into those markets, argues Wedbush analyst Michael Pachter.

By October 25, 2011


Microsoft closes $8.5 billion Skype acquisition

The new Skype Division expects Microsoft ownership will speed up its attempt to sign up a billion customers.

By October 14, 2011


Self-publishing a book: 25 things you need to know

Considering self-publishing a book? CNET's David Carnoy discusses the ins and outs of what it's all about.

By June 13, 2012


Google's Page explains Motorola acquisition

Larry Page evidently is willing to make bold, expensive moves to protect Android from patent attacks. Here's how he explains the acquisition.

By August 15, 2011


Google's AdMeld acquisition gets new DOJ scrutiny

The Justice Department has submitted a second request for information on Google's attempt to acquire Admeld, which optimizes online display ads.

By July 28, 2011


Cloud Sherpas on acquisition-fueled growth spurt

Three acquisitions in two months mean the company gets more Google Apps specialists on staff and can offer its services in new areas.

By July 27, 2011


Garmin wraps up acquisition of Navigon

One GPS giant absorbs another with Garmin's purchase of Navigon.

By July 26, 2011


DuPont boosts solar with Innovalight acquisition

The chemicals giant buys Innovalight's "silicon ink" technology, which is added to solar manufacturing lines to up the conversion efficiency of solar cells.

By July 25, 2011


Apple mulling Hulu acquisition?

Apple is in early talks for the online video service, according to a Bloomberg report, joining a growing list of possible suitors.

By July 21, 2011