Amazon Clones Nucleus’ Product For The New Echo

Jonathan Frankel, the Chief Executive Officer and founder of startup company Nucleus, was really excited when the investment arm of Amazon’s Alexa division made a $5.6 million investment in his startup....

Alibaba’s Ant Could Acquire MoneyGram With Increased Bid

Ant Financial - the affiliate company of Alibaba that is focused on financial services - has been trying to acquire MoneyGram - the U.S.-based cross-border payments service - for a long...

Baidu Takes Another Step Towards Machine Learning, Buying xPerception

The recent reports of news site Reuters claim that the China-based tech giant Baidu is buying xPerception. Information about the deal are still scant but we do know that the U.S.-based...

Alibaba CEO Faces Scrutiny Over MoneyGram Takeover

After encountering great resistance in his bid to buy MoneyGram, Alibaba Chief Executive Officer Jack Ma is facing scrutiny from several other foreign companies and U.S. politicians over the takeover. According...

Snapdeal Looking For Funds To Raise Its Capital

Snapdeal, the India-based online retailing giant, is now looking for more investments to increase its capital and finances after non-lucrative talks with Chinese e-commerce giant ‘Alibaba’ and China. Sources familiar with...

Apple Buys iCloud.net Domain Without Anyone Noticing

It seems like Apple, the Cupertino-based iPhone maker, has finally picked up one of the last remaining parts of internet property linked to one of its main service brands – the...

PayPal Acquires TIO Networks For $233 million

PayPal has agreed to acquire Cloud-based bill payment management company TIO Networks for $233 million in cash. The deal will enable PayPal to gain access to a market of consumers who...

Nextbit Has Now Been Acquired By Razer

The gaming laptop and peripheral company ‘Razor’ has purchased smartphone-maker ‘Nextbit.’ A press release that declared the acquisition says that the gaming hardware company has acquired the majority of the assets...

Rapper Ludacris Partners With A Startup Founder To Release Slang N’ Friendz

Popular actor and rapper Ludacris, also known as Christopher Bridges, has now partnered with startup founder Edwin Benton to release Slang N’ Friendz. The game Slang N’ Friendz is actually a...

Cisco Acquires AppDynamics For $3.7B Just Before Its IPO

Today, Cisco said that it would buy AppDynamics, which assists companies in monitoring application performance, for $3.7 billion. This week, it would appear that the long-awaited IPO of AppDynamics has been...

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Twitter’s New Feature Will Flag Not Pictures But Complete Profiles

In its recent bid to control abuse and hate crime on Twitter, the social network has come up with a new feature. The new...

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