• 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: 0

  • 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: 4

  • 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: 15

  • 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: 5

  • 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 VR

    March 25, 2014 • Views: 16

  • 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: 16

  • 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: 12

  • Beats Music acquires Topspin Media

    Beats Music has acquired Topspin Media. Statements from both companies have already been shared on the respective company blogs, with Beats Music mentioning how this means they get a "team of talented people who have spent years

    March 4, 2014 • Views: 14

  • Facebook purchases WhatsApp for $19 billion

    Facebook, in their continued desire for a messaging platform, has agreed to purchase WhatsApp. The selling price is a whopping $16 billion in cash and Facebook stock, plus $3 billion in Restricted Stock Awards, or RSA. A

    February 19, 2014 • Views: 14

  • Google acquires SlickLogin to help make the Internet safer

    Google and its users are probably one of the favorite targets of miscreants. While Google is always trying to secure things from its end, it can only do so much to help users hold their end of the line. Its latest assimilation of

    February 16, 2014 • Views: 12