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Google boosts wearables play with $2.1B Fitbit buy

Google inked a deal to acquire fitness tracker company Fitbit for $2.1 billion, the search …

Google owner shapes up for Fitbit buy

Alphabet reportedly entered talks to acquire Fitbit, in a move which could see Google re-enter …

MediaLab keeps Kik Messenger going

Kik Messenger was granted a reprieve from closure, as MediaLab detailed a deal to acquire …

United Group tipped as winner in Vivacom takeover

Netherlands-based United Group appeared to have won the race to acquire Bulgarian operator Vivacom, which …

Ericsson seals Kathrein antenna unit buy

Ericsson completed a deal to buy Germany-based Kathrein’s antenna and filter business, in a move …

Facebook buys brain control start-up

Facebook struck an agreement to acquire CTRL-labs, a start-up that develops software for controlling computers …

Apple seals $1B Intel smartphone modem deal

Apple inked a $1 billion deal to acquire the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business, …

Epic Games acquires video chat app Houseparty

Epic Games, creator of the hugely successful Fortnite game, inked a deal to buy video …

Axiata awaiting Ncell tax demand decision

Malaysia-based Axiata Group stated it has received no official confirmation of a ruling by a …

Apple buys AR lens startup Akonia Holographics

Apple sought to boost its position in the augmented reality (AR) space with the acquisition …