Huawei sells Honor due to 'technical equipment shortage'
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Acquisition

Huawei sells Honor due to 'technical equipment shortage'

The Chinese tech giant confirmed that the business is being sold to Shenzhen Zhixin New Information Technology
17 Nov 2020
Huawei reportedly agrees to sell Honor for £11.5 billion
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Huawei reportedly agrees to sell Honor for £11.5 billion

The smartphone giant is said to have struck a deal with the Shenzhen government and Digital China
10 Nov 2020
Ericsson completes Cradlepoint acquisition, bolstering 5G market share
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Acquisition

Ericsson completes Cradlepoint acquisition, bolstering 5G market share

Cradlepoint specializes in cellular connectivity, which Ericsson will leverage in the 5G wars
2 Nov 2020
US judge allows TikTok downloads to continue, for now
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US judge allows TikTok downloads to continue, for now

November ban on US companies doing business with TikTok remains intact
28 Sep 2020
Ericsson acquires Cradlepoint for $1.1 billion
5G

Ericsson acquires Cradlepoint for $1.1 billion

The WAN 4G and 5G solutions provider is expected to maintain its current employees and continue to operate in its Idaho HQ
18 Sep 2020
ByteDance says China must approve Oracle's TikTok deal
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ByteDance says China must approve Oracle's TikTok deal

ByteDance hopes to retain ownership of TikTok by partnering with Oracle
17 Sep 2020
Oracle and TikTok deal close, but ByteDance wants majority ownership
mergers and acquisitions

Oracle and TikTok deal close, but ByteDance wants majority ownership

ByteDance tries to retain a majority stake, but Trump says Oracle deal is close
16 Sep 2020
Verizon buys Tracfone for over $6 billion
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Verizon buys Tracfone for over $6 billion

Tracfone’s free Lifeline service will continue offering free phones and service to select users
14 Sep 2020
TikTok deal hits roadblock over core algorithms
social media

TikTok deal hits roadblock over core algorithms

New export restrictions could hamper the sale of TikTok’s U.S. operations
2 Sep 2020
Trump’s demand for cut of TikTok sale could face legal challenge
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Trump’s demand for cut of TikTok sale could face legal challenge

The Fifth Amendment could prevent a potential fee attached to Microsoft’s TikTok acquisition
5 Aug 2020
Humach announces acquisition of InfinitAI
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Humach announces acquisition of InfinitAI

Humach will add InfinitAI Agent Assist to its CX solution portfolio
17 Jul 2020
Acronis adds DeviceLock to its growing cyber protection portfolio
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Acronis adds DeviceLock to its growing cyber protection portfolio

DeviceLock will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Acronis
15 Jul 2020
NetApp makes Spot acquisition official
machine learning

NetApp makes Spot acquisition official

Spot by NetApp to drive cloud resource optimization in real-time
13 Jul 2020
Amazon to offer Zoox employees $100 million in stock to stay
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Amazon to offer Zoox employees $100 million in stock to stay

Amazon could walk away from deal if too many Zoox employees turn down job offers
10 Jul 2020
IBM buys RPA company WDG Automation
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IBM buys RPA company WDG Automation

The deal is yet another step in its push into the AI-infused automation market
8 Jul 2020
Uber reportedly in talks to buy Postmates in $2.6 billion deal
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Uber reportedly in talks to buy Postmates in $2.6 billion deal

Sources say that a deal between Uber and Postmates could be announced soon
30 Jun 2020
Amazon snaps up driverless car startup Zoox for $1.2 billion
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Amazon snaps up driverless car startup Zoox for $1.2 billion

The California-based company will feed into Amazon’s plans to build a force to rival Alphabet’s Waymo
26 Jun 2020
Mastercard announces acquisition of Finicity
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Mastercard announces acquisition of Finicity

Acquisition of Finicity helps Mastercard as it advances its open banking services
23 Jun 2020
Novetta buys software engineering firm WaveStrike
mergers and acquisitions

Novetta buys software engineering firm WaveStrike

The acquisition will strengthen customer position and create new opportunities for WaveStrike employees
15 Jun 2020
IBM acquires compliance security company Spanugo
mergers and acquisitions

IBM acquires compliance security company Spanugo

Strategic acquisition of Spanugo enables IBM to deliver secure public cloud capabilities to clients in highly regulated industries
15 Jun 2020
Just Eat Takeaway to purchase Grubhub for $7.3B
mergers and acquisitions

Just Eat Takeaway to purchase Grubhub for $7.3B

“I am excited that we can create the world’s largest food delivery business outside China,” says Just Eat Takeaway CEO Jitse Groen
11 Jun 2020
Coinbase announces the acquisition of Tagomi
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Coinbase announces the acquisition of Tagomi

Coinbase looks to bolster its offerings with the strategic acquisition of Tagomi
28 May 2020
Intel scoops up Rivet Networks to boost Wi-Fi portfolio
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Acquisition

Intel scoops up Rivet Networks to boost Wi-Fi portfolio

Intel plans to integrate Rivet Networks' key products into its PC Wi-Fi portfolio
26 May 2020