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...

Chinese Company Alipay Takes On Apple In US Expansion

Alipay - the China-based digital payment service - is now expanding in the United States. The digital payment service, which is owned by the China-based online retailing giant Alibaba, is slowly...

Google Begins Testing Instant Apps

The announcement of Instant Apps for Android was one of the biggest announcements at the Google I/O developer conference last year. The new kind of applications will assist in bridging the...

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...

Alibaba Is Releasing $15 Billion Overseas R&D Drive

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd – the China-based e-commerce giant – has released a $15 billion drive to build overseas research and development hubs. The e-commerce company is an online retailing company...

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...

Which Is The Most Likely Incyte Acquisition Deal For 2017?

Lilly, Gilead Sciences, Novartis, or Agenus could play an important role in the acquisition scenarios for Incyte next year. Several people want Incyte Corporation to be a part of a big...

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....

Cisco Buys Startup MindMeld For $125 Million, Its 3rd Acquisition In May

Cisco - the worldwide leader in internet and networking - announced this morning that it is acquiring the AI startup MindMeld for $125 million. MindMeld, which was founded in 2011 and...

Elon Musk Is Planning Big Things For Next Year, SolarCity Being The Major Challenge

Tesla Motors, the world’s largest electric carmaker, will try to release an electric vehicle, enable perfect autonomous driving and open a gigantic battery factory in 2017, however, its biggest challenge may...

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Facebook Drops A Project After This Happened

Facebook – the social media giant – has recently abandoned an experiment after two artificially intelligent programs appeared to be chatting to each other...

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