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China's LeEco Buys Vizio For $2 Billion, Edging Closer To Penetrating US Market

LeEco recently purchased Vizio, thus opening its way into the U.S. market. The $2 billion deal was announced at a press event, and it will bring advantages to both sides.

Business Tech July 27, 2016

Deal Alert: Fire HD 6 Kids Edition Tablet Now Available For $99.99 At Amazon

Amazon's tablet that is specifically meant for children - the Fire HD Kids Edition - is now on sale. The retailer is offering the 6-inch model of the device for $99.99.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 18, 2016

Fiat Chrysler Wants A Long-Term Relationship With Google Over Self-Driving Cars

Carmaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles eyes a long-term collaboration with Google for autonomous cars. CEO Sergio Marchionne is optimistic that the current deal will be the precursor of a long-term partnership between the two.

Car Tech May 9, 2016

Sharp And Foxconn Reportedly Set To Ink Takeover Deal Next Week

Foxconn is allegedly poised to sign the takeover deal with Sharp in the coming week. The two companies are expected to officially announce the acquisition on April 2.

Deals March 27, 2016

Verizon Seals Direct Roaming Agreement With Cuba State Telecom

Verizon signed a direct interconnection deal with Cuban state telecom company Etecsa. The agreement will benefit Cubans as call quality between the two countries will improve and the cost of making calls will decrease.

Business March 16, 2016

Qualcomm Tries To Expand Reach, Forms $280 Million Joint Venture In China

Qualcomm is partnering with the Chinese government to make deeper inroads into the country and expand the reach of its server chips. The JV Guizhou Huaxintong Semi-Conductor Technology Co., Ltd has an investment capital of $280 million.

Business January 18, 2016

Uber Plans To Take To Public Transit With A Proposed Ridesharing App

Uber and the transportation tech provider TransLoc plan to release an app that will combine different modes of transit into the most efficient way to make your commute.

January 11, 2016

Best Buy Tech Deals: 55-Inch 4K TV Comes With 500GB PS4 'Destiny' Bundle For $1,200

The 55-inch 4K TV from Sony and the limited white edition PS4 along with the 'Destiny: The Taken King' title is being offered by Best Buy as a bundle for only $1,200. The limited period deal ensures a saving of $600.

Gadgets November 3, 2015

Walgreens To Purchase Rival Rite-Aid For $17.2B: What Does This Mean For Customers?

Walgreens and Rite Aid announced that their merger is settled for 2016. Buyers of pharmaceutical products and patients with subscriptions welcomed the news, as it brings them a handful of advantages.

Deals October 28, 2015

YouTube Red Makes Video Creators An Offer They Can't Refuse - Literally

YouTube Red has offered a deal to video creators - and if these YouTube partners refuse to take it, their content will be hidden from fans on the site.

Deals October 22, 2015

Sony Buys SoftKinetic To Beef Up PlayStation VR With The Ability To Track Your Gestures

Sony has acquired start-up SoftKinetic which is anticipated to beef up the Japanese company's impending PlayStation VR headset with gesture tracking abilities . Sony would be taking advantage of SoftKinetic's ToF technology in the field of image sensing.

Gadgets October 9, 2015

AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Being Sold For $300 On eBay: What's The Catch?

The AT&T variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is now available for a mere $299.99 on eBay. This price is for the 32GB version of handset which is pre-owned.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 7, 2015

Cablevision Makes Deal With CBS To Provide Showtime To Optimum Internet-Only Customers

Cablevision's latest deal with CBS includes provisions to offer cord-cutting Showtime and CBS All Access bundles - but only to Optimum Internet-only customers.

Deals August 25, 2015

Microsoft Reportedly Snags Israeli Cloud Security Company Adallom For $320 Million

After acquiring Aorato for an alleged $200 million in November 2014, Microsoft has now snagged Israeli cloud security start-up Adallom for a reported $320 million.

Deals July 20, 2015

U.S. Cellular Offers Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge And $100 If You Switch: Here Are The Details

U.S. Cellular is offering an additional $100 for switching to the carrier and purchasing a new Samsung smartphone. The offer is also valid on the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 10, 2015

Nintendo Partners With Universal Parks To Create Game Character-Based Rides And Attractions

Nintendo has finally taken the plunge and is collaborating with Universal Parks and Resorts to create its first-ever character-based attractions and rides based on its popular franchises, which may include 'Mario Bros.' and 'The Legend of Zelda.'

May 9, 2015

Motorola Extends Sale: Up To $100 Off On Moto X, Moto G, Other Phones, Moto 360, And Accessories

The first half of Motorola's Valentine's Day promotion is over, and the end of the second half is near. There's still time to avail $100 off of Motorola's flagship phones.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 13, 2015

Google Search Will Show Real-Time Tweets Again Soon

Twitter and Google have rekindled their love for each other as Google will once again start showing up real-time results in its search engine.

Internet February 5, 2015

Facebook Acquires Voice Recognition Firm Wit.ai. Will Messenger Say Hello to Siri, Google Now Soon?

Facebook has netted a deal with startup Wit.ai for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition of the voice recognition company is expected to aid Facebook as the social media company expands its cross-platform Messenger app.

Deals January 6, 2015

These Are The Blu-rays & DVDs You Should Buy On Black Friday

Rather than just show you all the Black Friday deals in home entertainment, we're going to let you know which Blu-ray and DVD deals are worth buying.

Movies/TV Shows November 26, 2014

Oracle snags media storage firm Front Porch Digital

The digital data management firm is "thrilled" to join hands with Oracle. The deal is expected to close in 2014 and benefit Oracle in expanding its technology tools reach.

Deals September 16, 2014

Beats a done deal as Apple rolls out a welcome mat

Apple has rolled out the welcome mat for Beats. A new page reveals that the $3 billion deal for Beats officially closed after European regulators approved the merger.

Deals August 1, 2014

HP, Foxconn team up on super clouds for services provider market

Industry watchers say the strategy could pay off given compute demands facing the services provider segment. It could also help speed up HP's turnaround efforts.

Deals April 30, 2014

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