Apple has announced it’s finalized its acquisition of Shazam, a popular music identification service. The app was originally confirmed to be acquired by the trillion-dollar company back in December of last year, but things were never finalized until now. With today’s news, Apple is also
It’s no secret Pandora has been struggling in recent memory. It’s tried launching new plans to draw in more customers, redesigning its app for simpler navigation, and pushed its advertising approach even further to, hopefully, stray folks away from using services like Spotify and Apple
Following Apple’s recent milestone last month, Amazon has become the second publicly-trading company to reach a market cap of over $1 trillion. The company’s shares reached an evaluation of $2,050.50 earlier today, giving the company just enough of an edge to cross the $1,000,000,000,000 mark.
It’s a big day in the tech world. After reaching a stock value of $207.05 earlier today, Apple became the first US-based company to be valued at $1 trillion. That’s $1,000,000,000,000. TWELVE ZEROS. Of course, despite reaching the mark early this morning, the company didn’t
After an almost certain victory for Disney was recently announced, Comcast has confirmed it’s pulling out of the bidding war it started with the Mickey Mouse company to acquire Fox’s media assets, including 21st Century Fox. The NBCUniversal owner originally bid $65 billion for the
AT&T may have already finalized its acquisition of one of the biggest media companies in the world, but that doesn’t mean further attempts can’t be made to separate the companies. According to new court records released this week, the U.S. Justice Department plans to file
Disney’s Acquisition of 21st Century Fox Has Bee Approved by the Justice Department, Under One Condition
This isn’t over, however.
Following Comcast’s all-cash bid of $65 million.
After a rough 20 month battle with the US Justice Department, AT&T has finally completed its acquisition of media giant Time Warner. The deal, valued at $85 billion, makes the carrier one of the largest media brands in the world with properties such as HBO,
Back in May, Comcast stated it planned to outbid Disney in an attempt to snatch up assets being sold by Fox. This includes things like film and TV studios, movies like X-Men and Deadpool, and even shows such as The Simpsons and The Americans. While it didn’t have a bid back then,
Back in 2016, AT&T announced it planned to acquire media giant Time Warner for $85 million paid out half in cash and half in stock at $107.50 a share. However, after Donald Trump was elected president, he announced he planned to block the acquisition because
The companies hope to gain a new level of trust among the developer community.
Back in December, Disney announced a multi-billion dollar deal it planned to make with Fox that would see the magical company obtained major entertainment assets such as film and TV studios, movies like X-Men and Deadpool, and even shows such as The Simpsons and The Americans. It was assumed the Walt Disney-founded
The new company will be valued at $146 billion.
Following a recent report out of Reuters that claimed talks were back on, CNBC is saying Sprint and T-Mobile are finalizing a deal that will see the two carriers merge. This conversation between the companies has been stricken up multiple times, most recently late last year
The “Netflix of magazines” will soon be owned by the Cupertino company for an undisclosed amount.
Disney has acquired Fox’s entertainment division, 21st Century Fox, for $52.4 billion in a major move that will shake up the media industry. The move places most of Fox’s major entertainment assets under Disney such as film and TV studios, movies like X-Men and Deadpool,
As per a statement via BuzzFeed, Apple has announced it will be acquiring Shazam, the incredibly popular music recognition service that originally launched nearly twenty years ago in Britain. This comes after TechCrunch reported last week that the Cupertino company would buy the service out
New reports out of both Recode and TechCrunch today claim Apple is gearing up to acquire music identification service Shazam for $400 million. The deal, according to both reports, could be announced as early as next week, with one stating news could come on Monday.
“Let’s get everything, except news and sports,” said Disney in a mischievous voice.