- News tagged "acquisition"
Monday, 18 Jul 2016
Japanese telecommunications giant SoftBank has agreed to buy UK chip designer ARM Holdings for £23.4 billion, or about US$32 billion.
Friday, 8 Jul 2016
Czech Republic-based Avast Software has announced its plans to acquire AVG Technologies to the tune of US$1.3 billion in cash. Coincidentally, both firms were founded in the old Czech Republic, and they have grown to be security giants, in their own rights.
Saturday, 14 May 2016
Western Digital just got even bigger. The storage manufacturer has announced that it has officially acquired SanDisk, after clearing all the necessary regulatory hurdles.
Friday, 22 Jan 2016
In face of a competing bid from Innovation Network Corp. of Japan, Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn is reportedly willing to offer up to US$5.3 billion to takeover Sharp.
Thursday, 22 Oct 2015
Recognizing the importance of flash memory, Western Digital, one of the largest manufacturers of hard disk drives, has announced a deal that will see it acquire SanDisk for US$19 billion.
Tuesday, 13 Oct 2015
Dell and EMC Corporation have both agreed to a deal that will see Dell acquire the latter for US$67 billion - the largest acquisition ever in the technology industry.
Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015
Apple has just acquired two artificial intelligence firms, Perceptio and VocalIQ. The move is believed to be an effort to improve Siri's capabilities.
Wednesday, 15 Jul 2015
According to a WSJ report, China’s Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd has expressed interest to acquire US-based Micron Technology Inc. for US$23 billion.
Monday, 18 May 2015
In a bid to to bolster its mapping services and technologies, Apple has reportedly acquired GPS firm Coherent Navigation.
Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015
Apple has just confirmed that it has acquired LinX, an Israeli camera technology company which specializes in multi-aperture imaging, for US$20 million.