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AOL lands Gravity in $83M acquisition

Internet personalization service Gravity is set to help AOL's network of sites present relevant content to users.

By Jan. 23, 2014

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FTC approves key condition of Google's Nest acquisition

The government grants an "early termination" of the waiting period signaling that antitrust and competition regulations for the deal have now been satisfied.

By Feb. 5, 2014

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The Facebook Oculus acquisition: Weighing the pros and cons

Facebook has acquired virtual-reality darling Oculus VR, and now we've had a little time for the news to settle in. Is this really as bad as it sounds?

By Mar. 26, 2014

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Zuckerberg's Oculus acquisition kills Minecraft deal

Facebook's proposed purchase of Oculus VR scuttles an in-progress deal with Minecraft, says the company's founder.

By Mar. 25, 2014

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AT&T completes $1.2B acquisition of Leap Wireless

Deal's closure comes after the FCC gave its approval to the takeover of the prepaid wireless provider.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Facebook score a bargain with $16B acquisition of WhatsApp?

The popular messaging app is larger and growing faster than Facebook's closest rival, Twitter, which has a higher market cap.

By Feb. 19, 2014

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Musk talked to Apple, but said acquisition of Tesla 'unlikely'

Tesla's CEO kills rumors that Apple is looking to snap up the electric carmaker.

By Feb. 19, 2014

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Zynga announces NaturalMotion acquisition alongside layoffs

In a push to cut costs, become more efficient, and tread into the mobile market, the beleaguered game maker reveals some big changes with its earnings report.

By Jan. 30, 2014

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Correction: MakerBot acquisition

This story originally reported that financial terms of the merger between Stratasys and MakerBot were not announced. The companies said it was a stock-for-stock transaction worth about $403 million.

By Jun. 19, 2013

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Microsoft seeks EU approval for Nokia acquisition

Before the deal is finalized, Microsoft and Nokia need to clear a few regulatory hurdles, not least dealing with its own shareholders.

By Oct. 30, 2013