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Western Digital Just Bought SanDisk

Western Digital is one of the leading factors in traditional storage, both for consumers and enterprises alike, but a lot of the future will be in solid state drives and they ...

October 21, 2015 at 11:30 pm by

EA to Buy CD Projekt RED?

I feel a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of gamers suddenly cried out in terror: Electronic Arts are rumoured to be negotiating a deal with The Witcher 3: Wild ...

September 14, 2015 at 7:24 pm by
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GameStop Is Buying ThinkGeek

Last week it was reported that the retailer Hot Topic had bought ThinkGeek and the deal seemed to be in place – and it was, but GameStop really wanted the nerdy internet ...

June 4, 2015 at 1:55 pm by

Intel Agrees $16.7 Billion Purchase of Altera Corp

Chip giant Intel has agreed a deal to buy PLD (programmable logic device) manufacturer Altera for $16.7 billion, consolidating the company’s presence in data centres. Intel ...

June 1, 2015 at 8:55 pm by

Microsoft Stop Talks to buy Salesforce

Anyone keeping an eagle eye on the stock exchange in recent weeks would have noticed a spike in the share prices of Salesforce.com. This stemmed from reports from Bloomberg ...

May 24, 2015 at 1:58 pm by

AMD Is Not up for Sale!

There are currently rumours going around the China’s BLX IC Design Corp is interested in buying up AMD, causing AMD’s shares to surged more than 5 percent on ...

January 27, 2015 at 8:57 am by
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Microsoft Rumoured to be Buying the Makers of Minecraft for a Substantial Amount

Reports are swirling that Microsoft is in the final stages of buying Mojang AB; the makers of the extremely popular Minecraft video game. According to the Wall Street ...

September 10, 2014 at 7:34 am by

Sony Rumoured To Be Interested In Acquiring Crytek

Crytek’s situation has gone from bad to worse quite quickly over the past few months. In the UK Crytek have laid-off staff, its employees have gone on strike and just ...

July 6, 2014 at 4:46 pm by

Lenovo Still Expects to Close Purchase of IBM Server Unit By End of 2014

Despite the United States government currently investigating Lenovo’s attempted acquisition of IBM’s x86 low-end server unit, Lenovo executives believe the deal should be ...

July 2, 2014 at 7:58 am by

Microsoft Buy Nokia’s Mobile Handset Business For $7.2 Billion

The BBC reports that the deal between Nokia and Microsoft has been finalised. The deal sees Microsoft buy Nokia’s mobile handset business for $7.2 billion. As part of ...

September 3, 2013 at 9:39 am by

Tumblr’s Bank Account Had Just $16 Million When Yahoo Took Over

Softpedia reports that Tumblr was “extremely poor” before the Yahoo takeover took place. Tumblr had just $16 million in the bank before the takeover, which is ...

August 10, 2013 at 9:54 am by

Yahoo Buys Another Company – “Rockmelt” – Shuts It Down Straight Away

Since Marissa Mayer took over as CEO of Yahoo the company has been actively involved in purchasing many other companies and start-ups to increase their portfolio. The most ...

August 5, 2013 at 11:54 am by

Tumblr Thriving After Yahoo Deal, 250K New Blogs Daily

Most analysts commenting on Yahoo’s acquisition of Tumblr seemed to think that the deal would ruin Tumblr and it would rapidly fall apart under the direction of Yahoo. ...

July 13, 2013 at 2:54 pm by

Nokia Takes Control Of Nokia Siemens Networks For $2.2 Billion

Rumours of Nokia taking over its partner’s stake in Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) appeared just a day ago and already we’ve seen the deal happen. Both Nokia and ...

July 2, 2013 at 9:54 am by

Rumour of Corsair Buyout Is False, But They Are Seeking Major Investment

You might remember a couple of days ago we reported on a story that Corsair were rumoured to be involved in buyout talks with Francisco Partners? This came after Corsair ...

May 1, 2013 at 3:54 am by


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