Between launching a new smartphone, investing in streaming content and the Twitch acquisition, Amazon doesn’t seem to be interested in profit.
Facebook acquisitions give the company access to new talent, new markets and new innovations.
With the founders cashing out, fans of Minecraft and other Mojang games wonder if the experience they love will be fundamentally altered.
After months of speculation, Amazon acquired Twitch in a surprise deal that allows Twitch to maintain some autonomy.
LinkedIn has announced its acquisition of Bizo for a combination of stock and cash.
Yahoo has announced its acquisition of mobile app analytics and ad platform Flurry in an effort to build up its mobile business.
LinkedIn has acquired Newsle, the machine-learning service that helps surface relevant news about your connections.
Twitter is building a foundation for rich visual media distribution.
According to co-founder Brian Acton, Facebook did not acquire WhatsApp for its data.
Positioned in unregulated airspace, the satellite drones would further Facebook’s goal of bringing Internet access to developing countries.