Rumors Of Twitter's Future Swirl As Board Sets To MeetTwitter’s board of directors may discuss the social network’s fate as a standalone company at a meeting this week.
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...
Disney Unlikely To Change ‘Star Wars’ Brand After Buying LucasfilmExperts say The Walt Disney Co. has earned credibility with diehard fans by keeping its fingerprints off important film franchises like those produced by its Marvel Entertainment and Pixar divisions.
SF-Based Lucasfilm Being Sold To Disney; New 'Star Wars' Films PlannedDisney is paying $4.05 billion to buy Lucasfilm Ltd., the production company behind “Star Wars,” from its chairman and founder, George Lucas. It’s also making a seventh movie in the “Star Wars” series.