The mega retailer takes full ownership of China-based Yihaodian, an online marketplace that sells food, home goods, electronics and more.
The security-obsessed company called Silent Circle is now solely in control of its phone for encrypted communications. It has also raised $50 million and will announce new devices next week.
The camera taps eight synchronized shutters and eight microphones to capture 360-video and spatial audio.
The news aggregator apparently has several suitors, including Twitter, but will any of them finally pull the trigger and acquire the company and its popular app?
Charter is courting Time Warner Cable again, this time offering $55 billion in cash and stock, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Soon you'll don a high-tech headset as easily as you reach for your controller. Watch for blockbuster launches in the year ahead that pave the way to the brave new virtual world. Facebook and Valve lead the charge.
"The deal is done" and will be announced Sunday, says a report. The purported buy is thought to carry a $50B price tag.
The company is starting an "experimental marketplace" that will allow owners to sell single patents to the search giant.
Comcast's $45.2 billion merger with Time Warner Cable is officially dead, and the companies may have the fiery Net neutrality debate that raged this past year to blame.
Scrutiny from regulators proves too much for a proposed $45 billion deal to combine the two biggest US cable operators. However, the merger frenzy may start back up, thanks to Charter Communications.