Mountain View Startup Rockmelt Becomes Latest Yahoo AquisitionYahoo has acquired Rockmelt, a Silicon Valley startup that built a Web browser tied to Facebook’s social network.
Lowe's Announces Plans To Acquire San Jose-Based Orchard SupplyLowe’s says it plans to expand its California presence with an acquisition of Sears spinoff Orchard Supply Hardware Stores for about $205 million in cash.
HP Says Acquired Company Lied About FinancesHewlett-Packard Co. said that a British company it bought for $9.7 billion last year lied about its finances, resulting in a massive write-down of the value of the business.
Google Strikes Deal To Add Admeld To ArsenalThe agreement announced Monday calls for Google Inc. to buy a 3-year-old startup called Admeld. Based in New York, Admeld specializes in technology that helps websites make more money by selecting ads most likely to generate the most revenue.
CBS To Buy Web Video Guide Clicker, Elevate ExecCBS is buying the online video watching guide Clicker.com and making its co-founder the new president of CBS Interactive.
Visa Acquires Santa Clara-Based PlaySpan For $190M In CashVisa Inc. said Wednesday it is buying PlaySpan Inc., which handles online transactions for digital goods, for $190 million in cash.