A startup called Starry hopes to roll out a nationwide wireless broadband network to compete with local cable and phone companies.
Google joins KKR for its first solar investment in the U.S. with $94 million in four solar farms in the Sacramento area.
Domain name registrar says acquisition by private-equity firms KKR & Co., Silver Lake Partners, and Technology Crossover Ventures will help it expand overseas and look for buyout targets.
The domain registrar is said to be nearing a deal with private-equity firms KKR & Co. and Silver Lake Partners. Technology Crossover Ventures is also reportedly involved in the deal.
Michael Marks, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts adviser and chairman of Flextronics' board, has joined Sun Microsystems' board.
Company's restructuring may dovetail nicely with its investment from KKR. It's possible that going private could be on Sun's near-term road map.
Server maker's profit beats Wall Street expectations, and private equity firm KKR invests $700 million.
Henry Kravis, general partner of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Company, is expected to announce plans for a high-tech business lab, the first big investment of his New York Investment Fund, according to the New York Daily News. In association with Ericsson AB, a Swedish telecommunications company, Kravis will launch CyberLab East, to develop business-focused Internet technology.