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Adobe's Aviary acquisition signals broader ambitions

Adobe swoops in on Aviary, but it seems the interest wasn't in the photo-editing app the startup offers for iPhones, iPads, and Android devices.

By September 23, 2014

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Renewed talk of Yahoo as acquisition target after Alibaba IPO

With Alibaba's IPO making big winners of the Chinese e-commerce giant and Japan-based stakeholder SoftBank, what are the odds that one of them buys Yahoo?

By September 19, 2014

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China Mobile's next growth strategy: Acquisitions

That's the word from China Mobile Chairman Xi Gouhua, who says that the company is looking in several areas to grow its business.

By August 14, 2014

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Apple's $3B Beats acquisition gets EU approval

Regulators say that the acquisition raises no competition concerns because the companies' combined market share is low.

By July 28, 2014

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Microsoft reportedly readying job cuts in Nokia acquisition

A rumored round of job cuts could be the largest in the software giant's history, sources tell Bloomberg.

By July 14, 2014

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HP settles trio of shareholder lawsuits over Autonomy acquisition

HP's $11.1 billion acquisition of the software maker devolved into allegations of accounting fraud.

By June 30, 2014

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Yahoo's mobile chief: Acquisition spree about playing 'catch-up'

Since taking over Yahoo in 2012, Marissa Mayer has bought companies at a breakneck clip. Yahoo's mobile czar, Adam Cahan, says the reason is simple: because they had to.

By June 8, 2014

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Google reportedly mulled acquisition of Dropcam

The Web giant has considered the connected camera startup as the connected-home market heats up, according to The Information.

By May 26, 2014

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AT&T reportedly courting DirecTV for possible acquisition

Tie-up of landline giant and No. 2 satellite provider would challenge Comcast-Time Warner Cable combination amid a changing TV climate.

By April 30, 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 March 26, 2014