News and Articles About Acquisitions
Why did Apple really acquire the Dr. Dre-led company, which audiophiles argue develops inferior products?
Even when a company is small, it can grow in a hurry by acquiring a compatible company that is even smaller.
Getting customers to notice your startup in a sea of competitors can be tough. Using the roll-up' strategy, entrepreneurs are able to acquire new customers -- quickly.
Google expands into music streaming with purchase of context and curation-based Songza.
The troubled ecommerce site paid tens of millions' for an Ikea-like company that makes "Nordic interior design originals."
The acquisition, expected to close later this year, represents the online travel company;s initial foray into the dining industry.
The acquisition will be used to improve Google Maps, and over time, could lead to global Internet access.
The digital giant is rumored to be purchasing streaming and music curation site Songza.
The tech giant has always been known for its innovation, but its latest move is leading some to question whether it's losing its edge.
Beats Electronics celebrity co-founders Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine will join the tech giant's ranks.
Former Apple exec Matt Rogers co-founded Nest, a smart-home product company that went from a garage startup to a $3.2 billion business.
After nearly four decades of ownership, Carlson sold the restaurant chain to two private-equity firms.
Described as the YouTube on online gaming, Google is reportedly ready to buy Twitch for upwards of $1 billion.
During the transition following an acquisition, employee nerves can become frayed. Here's how to stave off the jealousy, resentfulness and disenchantment of existing staff.
An inside look at the decision to move on.
Hint: It isn't Apple or Google.
If the NBA board of governors votes that Donald Sterling must sell the Clippers following his leaked racial tirade, none other than Oprah herself is poised to make a play.
With its acquisition of Moves, the social network is getting into the fitness-tracking game alongside Fitbit and Nike.
In a deal rumored to be worth just under $10 million, Etsy has acquired Grand St., an online marketplace where indie hardware makers vend cutting-edge tech.
Twitter has snagged six-year-old social data startup Gnip for an undisclosed amount.
MCNs have been called the movie studios of the future, but even Hollywood wants a slice of the YouTube pie.
For our series My Biggest Mistake, the co-founder of GroSocial opens up about being completely consumed by his entrepreneurial endeavor and how that lifestyle had major consequences.
Lithium Technologies plans to combine the 100 million consumers on its platforms with the 500 million 'touched by Klout.'
In a watershed moment for short-form online video, Disney has agreed to purchase the YouTube network Maker Studios in a deal that could total $950 million.
Sprint owner Masayoshi Son -- the richest man in Japan -- is lately making the press rounds in America to hype a potential acquisition of T-Mobile.
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