BAFTA is due to present screenwriter and producer Jeff Pope with its Special Award at the BAFTA TV Awards on May 10. Last presented in honor of Alan Clarke in 2009, this Special Award, whose previous recipients include Paul Greengrass and Adam Curtis, honors Pope for his creative contribution to television. 610 more words
In the weeks leading up to Gilead Sciences’ first-quarter earnings Thursday, investors had one burning question on their minds: Who would the biotech company buy next? 642 more words
Intel signed a standstill agreement earlier this year with Altera that expires on June 1, giving the world’s largest chip maker the option to launch a hostile bid after that, according to sources familiar with the matter. 288 more words
Oracle CEO Safra Catz declined Thursday to answer questions about the possibility that her company might be in talks to acquire Salesforce.com.
But what if Salesforce were to be acquired by Microsoft or maybe IBM? 277 more words
Alloy Entertainment has landed rights to Maureen Johnson’s bestseller 13 Little Blue Envelopes and will develop the YA novel as a feature film with corporate sibling New Line Cinema. 174 more words
Yesterday, Bloomberg broke the news that Salesforce.com have hired advisers to evaluate a potential takeover offer. The news spread incredibly rapidly and the CRM stock had to be halted due to volatility. 627 more words