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Time Inc. Said to Be Evaluating Takeover Interest, Partnerships

After receiving an unsolicited takeover offer, magazine publisher Time Inc. has hired financial advisers to field potential bids for the company and investigate other strategic moves, according to a… 823 more words


Microsoft officially closes its $26.2B acquisition of LinkedIn

After getting its final European Commission approvals earlier this week, Microsoft and LinkedIn today announced that Microsoft’s $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn, the social networking site, has officially closed. 759 more words

Tech News

Nine Known Startup Companies Apple Inc. Acquired in 2016

Typically, Apple rarely disclose the details of its acquisitions and even refuse to confirm the purchases, making it difficult for outsiders to track. Business Insider… 388 more words

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How to Increase the Sales Value of your Green Business

The owners of small and medium-sized green businesses may hope for a higher price when they go to sell their businesses because of their exceptional brand value or reputation.  1,208 more words

Green Business

Pebble cancels Pebble Time 2 and Core as acquisition by Fitbit approaches: report

(Source: www.theverge.com)

Fitbit is very close to announcing its plan to purchase Pebble, according to a new report from Bloomberg, which describes the rumored deal as “imminent.” The leading maker of fitness trackers has offered jobs to roughly 40 percent of Pebble’s staff, with most of those going to software engineers. 267 more words


Microsoft has been given the final regulatory approval to move forward with the acquisition of professional networking site LinkedIn. The acquisition is the largest ever by Microsoft, coming at a huge value of $26 billion. 92 more words


Feds approve $4 billion Alaska Air purchase of Virgin America

Via Q13 Fox:

The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday approved the $4 billion acquisition of Virgin America by Alaska Air Group.

“We couldn’t be more excited about receiving DOJ clearance for our merger with Virgin America,” said Alaska Air Group Chairman and CEO Brad Tilden. 276 more words