The travel giant will pay $103 per share for the restaurant-reservation site -- a massive premium over its closing price of $70.43 on Thursday.
The retailer is also offering discounted deals on specific Android phones.
Apple missed Wall Street's expectations for its third-quarter earnings, but the company beat its own estimates, and set a record for iPad sales.
Apple wraps up its fiscal year with mixed fourth-quarter results. The company exceeds Wall Street's expectations on revenue, but misses on profits and iPad sales.
TechCrunch reckons that NEA's 14th fund may be the largest in venture capital history.
On this week's episode, a fan calls in to ask about a sad rumor he has heard on the InterWebs, and when Karyne and Emily confirm his suspicions, a Rumor Has It bomb is dropped.
In the sorrowful but uproarious penultimate episode of the scrappy Internet game show that could, we bet on whether tattoos will soon answer phone calls; Microsoft is getting in the gaming helmet business; iPhone 5 will have a bigger Retina Display; and Sony will release this old new Chromebook from the distant past.
A detail in Apple's 10-Q filing shows the company staked more than half of the buy-in for Nortel's patent portfolio last month.
In a court document, Oracle specifies the amount it's seeking in damages from Google in its Java patent-infringement lawsuit filed last summer.
Boosted by a surge in iPhone activations in the second quarter, AT&T's earnings hit $4 billion, a 26 percent jump from $3.2 billion in the year-ago quarter.