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Motorola Throws In The Towel On U.S Manufacturing

Motorola Throws In The Towel On U.S Manufacturing

Motorola Mobility will be shuttering their Texas-based manufacturing plant by the end of 2014. In speaking with The Verge, Motorola  President Rick Osterloh said that reason was ...
Apple Acquires Beats Electronics, Deal To Be Closed Later

Apple Acquires Beats, Dr. Dre and Iovine To Join Music Divisions

Apple confirmed that they had scooped up the Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine-headed audio equipment manufacturer and music streaming service Beats Electronics on Wednesday. The deal weighs ...
Oculus Rift To See Road Action In Three Chuck E. Cheese's Markets

Oculus Rift To See Road Action In Three Chuck E. Cheese’s Markets

The Oculus Rift will be popping up at three markets for Chuck E. Cheese in the coming six weeks. The road test of sorts will start off in Dallas, Texas then spread further throughout ...
YouTube In Talks To Pick Up Gaming Live Streaming Service Twitch

Opinion: YouTube In Talks To Pick Up Gaming Live Streaming Service Twitch

Google—or more specifically YouTube— is supposedly looking to snatch up popular streaming service Twitch for $1 billion. While it’s still up in the air how far along these talks ...
Apple Walks Out Victorious In San Jose Infringement Battle

Apple Walks Out Victorious In San Jose Infringement Battle

After a month of legal jousting and two days of deliberation, Friday saw a federal jury rule that Samsung had infringed on two patents that Apple. However, the jury said those were ...
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Netflix Strikes Deal To Have App In Cable Set-Top Boxes

It looks as though Netflix is looking to have a presence on as many fronts as possible via a deal with three cable companies in the U.S. Working in cooperation with Grande Communications, ...
FTC Gives The OK To Facebook's Purchase of Oculus

FTC Gives The OK To Facebook’s Purchase of Oculus

The purchase of Oculus by Facebook has been given the thumbs up by the Federal Trade Commission. In looking over the $2 billion deal it was decided that it wouldn’t violate any of ...
Microsoft and Nokia To Complete Multi-Billion Dollar Acquisition on April 25

Microsoft and Nokia To Complete Multi-Billion Dollar Acquisition on April 25

After a few hiccups in the form of waiting for confirmation from Asian markets to have the deal go through, Microsoft confirmed earlier today that the $7.2 billion acquisition transaction ...
Microsoft-Nokia Deal On Hold: Awaiting Confirmation From Antitrust Authorities in Asia

Microsoft-Nokia Deal On Hold: Awaiting Confirmation From Antitrust Authorities in Asia

The first step in Microsoft’s bid to garner an actual foothold in mobile will be stalled until next month. Originally Microsoft was meant to pick up Nokia’s mobile phone business ...
U.S District Judge Denies Apple's Request To Ban Old Samsung Smartphones

U.S District Judge Denies Apple’s Request To Ban Old Samsung Smartphones

It’s a new chapter in the three-year long Apple vs. Samsung legal saga. Thursday saw U.S District Judge Lucy Koh snuff Apple’s request to ban Samsung’s older smartphones in the ...