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
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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
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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
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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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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
Industry analysts predict a surge small tech acquisitions
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Industry analysts predict a surge small tech acquisitions

Larger tech firms are expected to begin scooping up struggling startups
22 May 2020
Facebook acquires GIPHY for a reported $400 million
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Facebook acquires GIPHY for a reported $400 million

Facebook to bring GIPHY into the Instagram team
18 May 2020
Apple confirms acquisition of virtual reality company NextVR
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Apple confirms acquisition of virtual reality company NextVR

NextVR states it's "heading in a new direction" on its website
15 May 2020
Intel acquires Moovit in bid to advance robotaxi plans
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Intel acquires Moovit in bid to advance robotaxi plans

Chipmaker confirms $900 million takeover of Israeli urban transit data startup
5 May 2020
Accenture makes its third acquisition of 2020 with Revolutionary Security buy
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Accenture makes its third acquisition of 2020 with Revolutionary Security buy

Accenture continues its massive expansion through another acquisition
14 Apr 2020
Twitter, Silver Lake and Elliott Management partner up
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Twitter, Silver Lake and Elliott Management partner up

Could Jack Dorsey’s job be on the line?
10 Mar 2020
Microsoft acquires Mover to ease cloud-based data migration
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Microsoft acquires Mover to ease cloud-based data migration

Canada-based startup adds to tech giant's growing acquisition list of cloud specialists
22 Oct 2019
Commvault’s Hedvig takeover feeds into 'data brain' plans
mergers and acquisitions

Commvault’s Hedvig takeover feeds into 'data brain' plans

Technology from the software-defined storage firm will be merged with Commvault’s data management portfolio
17 Oct 2019
McDonald's orders up an AI startup to boost drive-thru tech
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McDonald's orders up an AI startup to boost drive-thru tech

This latest acquisition will help the company establish a Silicon Valley-based R&D facility
12 Sep 2019
Microsoft snaps up cloud migration specialist
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Microsoft snaps up cloud migration specialist

Seattle-based Movere becomes the third cloud company to join Azure since July
5 Sep 2019
Wise investments or a waste of everyone’s time?
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Wise investments or a waste of everyone’s time?

Is selling off just selling out, or are acquisitions a smart move for all parties?
30 Aug 2019
Carbon Black execs reveal post-acquisition plans
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Carbon Black execs reveal post-acquisition plans

Security firm's CEO and CTO talk integration, growth and Gelsinger
28 Aug 2019
Why VMware is acquiring Pivotal and Carbon Black
Acquisition

Why VMware is acquiring Pivotal and Carbon Black

A surprise announcement on Thursday evening sees the company boost its security and container credentials
23 Aug 2019
Dead unicorns, golden oldies and an expensive week in tech
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Dead unicorns, golden oldies and an expensive week in tech

The football transfer window may now be closed, but in the world of tech, multi-million pound deals are still flowing
9 Aug 2019
Broadcom 'set to acquire Symantec's enterprise business'
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Broadcom 'set to acquire Symantec's enterprise business'

Confirmation of $10bn acquisition could come as early as this evening, according to reports
8 Aug 2019
Why HPE has swallowed MapR’s assets
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Acquisition

Why HPE has swallowed MapR’s assets

The company continues to build its AI and big data credentials in a mutually beneficial deal
6 Aug 2019