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Essentials for open-source mergers and acquisitions

The mergers and acquisitions market is picking up, but it's by no means a given that open-source companies will fare well, unless they deliver strategic value to would-be buyers.

By September 16, 2009

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What do open-source mergers and acquisitions mean?

What do open source's acquisitions tell us about the value open source brings to a company?

By February 7, 2008

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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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AT&T still considering Vodafone takeover

Even though AT&T said earlier this week that it had no immediate plans to acquire UK-based Vodafone, the US carrier may consider a takeover of the company later this year, according to a report.

By January 29, 2014

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Lenovo shares continue to sink after news of Motorola deal

The stock is still losing ground almost a week after the Motorola purchase was announced, notes The Wall Street Journal.

By February 4, 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 February 19, 2014

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Comcast said to be buying Time Warner Cable for $44.2B

Media giant to pay $159 per share for the cable company, a 17.5 percent premium, according to CNBC's David Faber.

By February 12, 2014

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Apple's M&A chief reportedly met with Tesla CEO Elon Musk

The electric carmaker's chief executive met with Adrian Perica and "probably" Apple CEO Tim Cook last spring, according to a San Francisco Chronicle report.

By February 16, 2014

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AT&T defends benefits of proposed DirecTV merger

In two separate congressional hearings, AT&T's CEO makes the case for the $48.5 billion proposed merger with DirecTV.

By June 24, 2014

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Why regulators are likely to reject a Sprint/T-Mobile deal

Reports have surfaced that Sprint is interested in acquiring T-Mobile, but T-Mobile's recent success with its "Uncarrier" strategy is likely to sway regulators to block any deal that takes T-Mobile out of the game.

By December 16, 2013