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  • Sources: T-Mobile/Sprint merger is “dead”

    Worried about Sprint and T-Mobile merging? Sources tell the New York Post you shouldn’t be. According to them, the deal is “dead”. The FCC, who are outspoken about wanting four major US carriers, are said to be dead set

    May 2, 2014 • Views: 808

  • Moves activity tracking app acquired by Facebook

    News of another Facebook acquisition has arrived. The latest to join Facebook is Moves, the fitness and activity tracking app. For those not as familiar, Moves launched for Android back in September 2013. The app originally came

    April 24, 2014 • Views: 376

  • Microsoft acquisition of Nokia expected to be done by April 25

    It seems like the day of reckoning will soon be upon us, or rather upon Nokia. According to a leaked letter from Nokia to its customers, the Finnish company is expecting that the sale of its Devices & Services business will

    April 21, 2014 • Views: 475

  • Square once again denies buyout is imminent

    Square, the mobile payment solution finding favor with an increasingly large number of small and mid-size businesses, is reportedly up for grabs. Citing people “familiar with the matter”, the Wall Street Journal reports that

    April 21, 2014 • Views: 264

  • Amazon snatches up Comixology

    It might seem like something long over due but also something that might worry a few. Amazon has just acquired popular digital comics distributor Comixology to expand its dominion even further into the realm of digital comics.

    April 10, 2014 • Views: 412

  • Cover lockscreen acquired by Twitter

    Another day, another acquisition announcement has been made. This latest involves the Cover lockscreen app, who have been picked up by Twitter. Yes, Cover is now a part of Twitter. The folks behind the app have released a

    April 7, 2014 • Views: 641

  • Dropbox may be in talks to acquire Readmill

    Popular eReader app Readmill may soon fall under the ever growing Dropbox brand. The cloud storage company is said to be in late-stage dicsussions to acquire Readmill, which launched on Android late last year. The deal is said o

    March 27, 2014 • Views: 543

  • Facebook acquires Oculus, sends Internet in an uproar

    Facebook might have just managed to one up HTC‘s unveiling of the HTC One (M8) in terms of publicity, or we should say notoriety. The social networking giant has just announced purchase of Oculus, makers of the famed Rift

    March 25, 2014 • Views: 719

  • Analysts: AT&T to sell Cricket in own stores, offer refurbished phones

    With AT&T’s purchase of Cricket Wireless, many have wondered how the nation’s top carrier would take advantage. Analysts are now chiming in, detailing how they feel AT&T will leverage Cricket. It could spell trouble

    March 17, 2014 • Views: 716

  • Google purchases Green Throttle Games for undisclosed amount

    Google has acquired Green Throttle Games, the company has confirmed. No details on a purchase price were given, and Google hasn’t yet said just why they purchased Green Throttle. Given the company’s history of hardware

    March 11, 2014 • Views: 573