- News tagged "acquisition"
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.
Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014
According to numerous reports, Microsoft will announce a US$2.5 billion deal to acquire Mojang, the maker of the popular Minecraft game, later today.
Friday, 15 Aug 2014
South Korean electronics giant Samsung has just announced that it has acquired startup SmartThings, with the deal believing to have cost them around US$200 million.
Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014
Not long after Apple bought Beats, Google acquires music streaming service Songza, known for its curated playlist features, with plans to enhance Google Play Music.
Thursday, 24 Apr 2014
In Apple's second quarter earnings call, CEO Tim Cook revealed that the company has acquired 24 companies in the past 18 months and they are still looking to acquire some more.