Symantec Acquires Cyber Security Firm Blue Coat For $4.65 BillionSoftware security company Symantec Corp. is acquiring internet security firm Blue Coat Inc. for $4.65 billion.
Verizon Buying AOL For $4.4 BillionAOL owns The Huffington Post, TechCrunch, Engadget, MAKERS and AOL.com.
Uber Buys San Jose-Based deCarta Navigation TechnologyUber Technologies is buying digital mapping specialist deCarta in a deal that may help the rapidly growing ride-hailing service lessen its dependence on navigation services supplied by Google and Apple.
YouTube Buying Video Game Streaming Service Twitch For Over $1BIf completed, the acquisition would be the video-sharing site’s largest deal since it was purchased by Google for $1.65 billion in 2006.
NFL Plays Major Role In AT&T Purchase Of DirecTV AT&T's agreement to purchase DirecTV has an exit clause based on the terms of a contract for the ownership rights of NFL's Sunday Ticket.
Google Expands Into Drones, Buying Titan AerospaceGoogle has purchased New Mexico-based Titan Aerospace, a manufacture of high-altitude solar-powered drones, adding to its arsenal of machines.
Larry Magid: WhatsApp Acquisition A Brilliant Move For FacebookFacebook has agreed to acquire messaging application, WhatsApp, for a whopping $19 billion in cash and stock, but our tech expert explains what the app does and if this is a good move or not.
Facebook To Buy Popular Messaging Service WhatsApp For $19 Billion; Largest Ever AcquisitionFacebook is buying mobile messaging service WhatsApp for up to $19 billion in cash and stock, by far the company's largest acquisition.
Google Acquires Boston Dynamics, Maker of Animal-Inspired RobotsCompany nabs a maker of impressive walking and running creatures. It's part of Google's effort to buy its way into a future populated by autonomous mechanical entities...
Yahoo Completes $1.1 Billion Deal For TumblrYahoo has completed its $1.1 billion acquisition of online blogging forum Tumblr.
Yahoo Looks To Regain Its Cool With $1.1 Billion Tumblr DealYahoo is buying online blogging forum Tumblr for $1.1 billion as CEO Marissa Mayer tries to rejuvenate an Internet pioneer that had fallen behind the times.
Disney Completes $4.06B LucasFilm AcquisitionDisney said it has completed its acquisition of San Francisco-based Lucasfilm Ltd. for $4.06 billion in cash and stock...