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Justice Department OKs Cigna's $52 billion acquisition of Express Scripts

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT OKS CIGNA'S $52 BILLION ACQUISITION OF EXPRESS SCRIPTS

The approval of the Cigna-Express Scripts deal is also a positive signal for CVS Health's proposed $69 billion acquisition of health...

FCC says it needs more time to review T-Mobile/Sprint merger, pauses 180-day clock

FCC SAYS IT NEEDS MORE TIME TO REVIEW T-MOBILE/SPRINT MERGER, PAUSES 180-DAY CLOCK

T-Mobile and Sprint officially filed their merger plans with the FCC back in June. While the FCC typically makes a determination within...

 
 
 
FCC pauses 180-day clock on T-Mobile and Sprint merger for additional review

FCC PAUSES 180-DAY CLOCK ON T-MOBILE AND SPRINT MERGER FOR ADDITIONAL REVIEW

The Federal Communications Commission announced today that it will pause the so-called shot clock on its 180-day review period for...

Apple acquired a documentary and an animated film for its streaming service

APPLE ACQUIRED A DOCUMENTARY AND AN ANIMATED FILM FOR ITS STREAMING SERVICE

Apple has made a pair of new acquisitions as it prepares for its forthcoming video streaming service: a documentary about a elephant...

 
 
 
Apple's latest show acquisitions include an elephant documentary

APPLE'S LATEST SHOW ACQUISITIONS INCLUDE AN ELEPHANT DOCUMENTARY

Apple's future streaming video service will have more to offer than a wave of dramas and comedies. The tech giant has bought rights...

EU watchdog gives Apple's Shazam merger the thumbs up

EU WATCHDOG GIVES APPLE'S SHAZAM MERGER THE THUMBS UP

EC says deal 'raises no competition concerns' in Europe

 
 
 
From health clinics at Whole Foods to Alexa for home care, here's how Amazon could dominate healthcare

FROM HEALTH CLINICS AT WHOLE FOODS TO ALEXA FOR HOME CARE, HERE'S HOW AMAZON COULD DOMINATE HEALTHCARE

Amazon is poised to make a splash in the healthcare arena, following its recent acquisitions of PillPack and Whole Foods as well as...

 
 
 
Boost, MetroPCS, and Virgin will all survive the T-Mobile-Sprint merger

BOOST, METROPCS, AND VIRGIN WILL ALL SURVIVE THE T-MOBILE-SPRINT MERGER

Although analysts are saying that regulatory approval for the T-Mobile and Sprint merger is now much more likely, the two companies...

Apple's Recent Purchase Of Augmented Reality Startup Sparks Rumors Of Future Plans For AR Smart Glasses

APPLE'S RECENT PURCHASE OF AUGMENTED REALITY STARTUP SPARKS RUMORS OF FUTURE PLANS FOR AR SMART GLASSES

Apple confirmed on Wednesday that it acquired a Colorado-based startup that creates lenses for augmented reality glasses. While there's...

 
 
 
Analysts say that regulatory approval for the T-Mobile-Sprint deal is now more likely

ANALYSTS SAY THAT REGULATORY APPROVAL FOR THE T-MOBILE-SPRINT DEAL IS NOW MORE LIKELY

Despite recent comments and objections to the T-Mobile-Sprint merger from the Communication Workers of America and others, analysts...

Wireless Internet Firms Take On Big Telecoms in Cities and Suburbs

WIRELESS INTERNET FIRMS TAKE ON BIG TELECOMS IN CITIES AND SUBURBS

If you're a city dweller, and unhappy with the big company that provides your Internet connection, chances are good there's a scrappy...

 
 
 
Coca-Cola to buy Costa coffee chain for $5.1 billion

COCA-COLA TO BUY COSTA COFFEE CHAIN FOR $5.1 BILLION

LONDON - Coca-Cola is to plug a gap in its portfolio with the acquisition of the Costa coffee brand from British firm Whitbread for...

Shares in one of Britain's biggest coffee chains surge 20% after Coca-Cola announces $5.1 billion takeover

SHARES IN ONE OF BRITAIN'S BIGGEST COFFEE CHAINS SURGE 20% AFTER COCA-COLA ANNOUNCES $5.1 BILLION TAKEOVER

US beverage giant Coca-Cola will buy British coffee shop chain Costa in a surprise acquisition. Costa, which is currently owned by...

 
 
 
TPG and Vodafone Australia confirm merger rumours

TPG AND VODAFONE AUSTRALIA CONFIRM MERGER RUMOURS

There have been whispers of a merger between Vodafone Hutchison Australia and TPG in the wind over the last few days, but those rumours...

Apple buys Denver startup building waveguide lenses for AR glasses

APPLE BUYS DENVER STARTUP BUILDING WAVEGUIDE LENSES FOR AR GLASSES

Apple has acquired Akonia Holographics , a Denver-based startup that manufactures augmented reality waveguide lenses. The acquisition...

 
 
 
Apple smart glasses practically confirmed by new acquisition

APPLE SMART GLASSES PRACTICALLY CONFIRMED BY NEW ACQUISITION

It's really no secret that Apple, or at least CEO Tim Cook, believes in augmented reality, at least more than virtual reality. It does,...

Salesforce earnings blow away Wall Street expectations, but disappoints on guidance

SALESFORCE EARNINGS BLOW AWAY WALL STREET EXPECTATIONS, BUT DISAPPOINTS ON GUIDANCE

Salesforce beat in its second quarter earnings on Wednesday - its first time reporting since the $6.5 billion MuleSoft acquisition...

 
 
 
The T-Mobile/Sprint merger is in hot water, as more companies come out against

THE T-MOBILE/SPRINT MERGER IS IN HOT WATER, AS MORE COMPANIES COME OUT AGAINST

If something can derail the regulatory approval of the Sprint/T-Mobile merger, it's the potential loss of jobs, and we already had...

Ermenegildo Zegna Group Acquires Majority Stake in Thom Browne

ERMENEGILDO ZEGNA GROUP ACQUIRES MAJORITY STAKE IN THOM BROWNE

Is Ermenegildo Zegna Group on track to build the next fashion empire? The Italian company announces an agreement with Sandbridge Capital...