Facebook’s co-founder and CEO explains the company’s plan to stay innovative in the mobile age.
18 April 2014
The business insight firm Dun & Bradstreet acquired the social data matching business unit of Fliptop. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
17 April 2014
Google’s costs are rising as the search provider finds it harder to keep up with a shift to advertising on mobile phones and sales fell short of estimates.
Yahoo CEO is working on a plan to persuade Apple to ditch Google as its default search engine in favor of Yahoo.
16 April 2014
Twitter acquired longtime partner Gnip, seeking to offer more insight into trends, breaking news and other data from 500m+ tweets posted each day.
Unity Technologies is expanding beyond its game engine to services with the acquisition of Playnomics, which provides predictive analytics for game developers.
Yahoo’s acquisition train is slowing down. Yahoo noted in its Q1 2014 earnings that it used a net $22m for acquisitions covering 8 companies.
15 April 2014
Google acquired Titan Aerospace, the maker of high-altitude drone satellites, which will be used to take photos of the earth and to connect people to the Internet.
Apple patented a system that determines a user’s indoor positioning, using existing Wi-Fi infrastructure instead of requiring newer tech and hardware installations.
14 April 2014
Alibaba agreed to acquire AutoNavi in a deal that values the Chinese company at $1.5bn, bolstering its Internet mapping tools ahead of a possible IPO.