In the third largest corporate acquisition in history, Verizon will purchase Vodafone's stake in Verizon Wireless for $130 billion and achieve 100 percent ownership of the network.
The Chinese Internet giant is paying nearly $215 million for 15 percent of JD.com, China's second-largest e-commerce company behind Alibaba.
The company is talking with Dailymotion owner Orange to see whether they could enter into a deal.
Activist investor continues to push Apple's board to buy back more stock and ups his stake in company to about $4.1 billion.
Electronics maker hopes to use the proceeds to help pay off some of $2.14 billion in convertible debt, which is due in September.
Founder and former co-CEO Mike Lazaridis hopes to save the foundering smartphone maker.
HTC has flogged its final stake in Beats, and will no longer use the audio tech in its phones.
Deal for partner's 45 percent stake in the wireless joint venture is the third largest corporate acquisition ever.
Game giant Activision Blizzard is taking back the firm's controlling stake in deals worth more than $8 billion.
The company will hold a 6.3 percent interest in Himax Display, as it looks to fund production upgrades and expand capacity.