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Instapaper is independent again 2 years after Pinterest acquisition

INSTAPAPER IS INDEPENDENT AGAIN 2 YEARS AFTER PINTEREST ACQUISITION

Bookmarking service Instapaper is unpinning itself from Pinterest, two years after being acquired by the social media giant. In a blog...

FCC chief Ajit Pai has 'serious concerns' about Sinclair-Tribune deal; Tribune stock dives

FCC CHIEF AJIT PAI HAS 'SERIOUS CONCERNS' ABOUT SINCLAIR-TRIBUNE DEAL; TRIBUNE STOCK DIVES

Sinclair Broadcast Group's proposed acquisition of Tribune Media for $3.9 billion will go to an administrative judge after Federal...

 
 
 
This Massive Chart Shows All the Craft Breweries Owned by Big Beer Companies

THIS MASSIVE CHART SHOWS ALL THE CRAFT BREWERIES OWNED BY BIG BEER COMPANIES

Craft beer is an arbitrary term, these days, but the best definition we've got (and generally, what the industry depends on) is that...

BOSTON TECH WATCH: AUTODESK, DATAROBOT, STARRY, PERCEPTIVE AUTOMATA

It's time to catch up on Boston tech headlines. This week, we're tracking acquisitions by Autodesk and DataRobot, a $100 million investment...

 
 
 
10 pharmacy startups that could be M&A targets after Amazon's acquisition of PillPack

10 PHARMACY STARTUPS THAT COULD BE M&A TARGETS AFTER AMAZON'S ACQUISITION OF PILLPACK

Amazon's move to acquire digital pharmacy startup PillPack for a reported $1 billion marked its entrance into the online pharmacy space. Analysts...

Science and She: Dr. Margaret Karembu

SCIENCE AND SHE: DR. MARGARET KAREMBU

Science and She is an online campaign of the International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications and its network...

 
 
 
Telkonet Brings on Roth Capital to Explore Sale or Other Deals

TELKONET BRINGS ON ROTH CAPITAL TO EXPLORE SALE OR OTHER DEALS

Telkonet, a small Milwaukee-area energy management and connected devices company, said this week it had hired the investment bank Roth...

Broadcom's $19 billion deal to buy 'unloved' CA Technologies shocked everyone and crushed the stock- here's what they could be missing

BROADCOM'S $19 BILLION DEAL TO BUY 'UNLOVED' CA TECHNOLOGIES SHOCKED EVERYONE AND CRUSHED THE STOCK- HERE'S WHAT THEY COULD BE MISSING

Broadcom's stock plummeted on Thursday following news of its $18.9 billion acquisition of CA Technologies. While investors fled, analysts...

 
 
 
Justice Department appeals approval of AT&T-Time Warner merger

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT APPEALS APPROVAL OF AT&T-TIME WARNER MERGER

One month after AT&T's mega acquisition of Time Warner was completed , the U.S. Justice Department is appealing the deal's approval. A...

Broadcom acquires CA Technologies for $18.9B in cash

BROADCOM ACQUIRES CA TECHNOLOGIES FOR $18.9B IN CASH

Broadcom , the massive semiconductor supplier you may remember from its failed attempt to acquire Qualcomm, today announced that it...

 
 
 
Broadcom is reportedly about to acquire CA Technologies for $18 billion, just 4 months after Trump blocked its acquisition of Qualcomm

BROADCOM IS REPORTEDLY ABOUT TO ACQUIRE CA TECHNOLOGIES FOR $18 BILLION, JUST 4 MONTHS AFTER TRUMP BLOCKED ITS ACQUISITION OF QUALCOMM

Broadcom is close to closing an $18 billion acquisition of CA Technologies, an American software company, according to the Wall Street...

Tilting Point invests $132 million in user acquisition for mobile games

TILTING POINT INVESTS $132 MILLION IN USER ACQUISITION FOR MOBILE GAMES

Mobile games now generate more revenue than their counterparts on PC and console, but discoverability on the Apple App Store and Google...

 
 
 
Box acquires Butter.ai to make search smarter

BOX ACQUIRES BUTTER.AI TO MAKE SEARCH SMARTER

Box announced today that it has acquired Butter.ai , a startup that helps customers search for content intelligently in the cloud....

Vi acquires wireless earbud startup Skybuds

VI ACQUIRES WIRELESS EARBUD STARTUP SKYBUDS

Vi, the New York-based startup behind the eponymous Vi earbuds, today announced that it has acquired Skybuds, a wireless headphones...

 
 
 
Grab co-founder says Southeast Asia still has plenty of competition despite Uber's exit

GRAB CO-FOUNDER SAYS SOUTHEAST ASIA STILL HAS PLENTY OF COMPETITION DESPITE UBER'S EXIT

Grab may have bought itself a dominant position in Southeast Asia through its acquisition of Uber's regional business , but the company...

EA acquires Industrial Toys, who makes 'hardcore games for mobile'

EA ACQUIRES INDUSTRIAL TOYS, WHO MAKES 'HARDCORE GAMES FOR MOBILE'

The Electronic Arts family got a little bigger today. EA has just announced the acquisition of Pasadena-based Industrial Toys, which...

 
 
 
The enterprise tech market is on fire: These are the 23 venture capitalists that picked the winners before anyone else and are shaping the future of work

THE ENTERPRISE TECH MARKET IS ON FIRE: THESE ARE THE 23 VENTURE CAPITALISTS THAT PICKED THE WINNERS BEFORE ANYONE ELSE AND ARE SHAPING THE FUTURE OF WORK

From Dropbox's $9 billion valuation at its IPO to Salesforce's $6.8 billion acquisition of MuleSoft, 2018 has been a lucrative year...

Apple opens iOS 12 Shortcuts app testing to developers over TestFlight

APPLE OPENS IOS 12 SHORTCUTS APP TESTING TO DEVELOPERS OVER TESTFLIGHT

Apple is making its new Shortcuts app in iOS 12 available for developer testing ahead of release through TestFlight. Shortcuts is based...

 
 
 
The number of bike-sharing programs worldwide has doubled since 2014 - and the number of public bikes has increased almost 20-fold

THE NUMBER OF BIKE-SHARING PROGRAMS WORLDWIDE HAS DOUBLED SINCE 2014 - AND THE NUMBER OF PUBLIC BIKES HAS INCREASED ALMOST 20-FOLD

On Monday, Lyft announced its acquisition of bike-sharing company Motivate, which is responsible for operating a number of popular...

Thunderfull Publishing Completes Full Acquisition of Rising Star Games

THUNDERFULL PUBLISHING COMPLETES FULL ACQUISITION OF RISING STAR GAMES

Thunderfull Publishing was established as a publishing house not so long ago, with labels Bergsala Holdings, Image & Form, and Zoink...