WeWork Buys Software Startup Teem for $100 million
WeWork, a company that provides shared workspaces for startups, has made its third-largest acquisition to date. This is their fourth acquisition of 2018, and it will purchase Teem, a maker of office management software for [..]
Comcast Drops Out Of Bidding War With Disney For Fox
Comcast announced this morning that it is dropping out of the bidding war to acquire the film and television assets of 21st Century Fox.
Disney had made a deal to acquire Fox last year. However, after a district court judge [..]
Fitbit acquires health management startup Twine
Fitbit has come a long way since its step-counting days. The wearable technology company has been scooping up acquisitions faster than its users have been shedding pounds.
In an effort to transform from a hardware company to [..]
Fiverr acquires freelancer software platform And Co
Fiverr, an online marketing place where freelancers can be hired, is acquiring AND CO, a New York City startup that helps freelancers manage their client relationships.
Fiverr CEO Micha Kaufman said in a report that Fiverr [..]
Disney to Acquire 21st Century Fox for $52.4 Billion in Groundbreaking Deal
The Walt Disney Company announced that they will acquire the majority of assets from rival 21st Century Fox, making this one of the largest media mergers in history. Disney will pay $52.4 billion for Fox. Disney will acquire [..]
WeWork Acquires Meetup as Acquisition Streak Continues
In its fifth acquisition in nearly six months, shared workspace startup WeWork has just announced that it will purchase Meetup for an undisclosed amount.
Launched in 2010, WeWork provides over 10 million square feet of [..]
JPMorgan Chase Buys Fintech Startup WePay
JPMorgan Chase has just announced that it has purchased WePay, an online payment provider founded in 2008. With clients such as Constant Contact, Infusionsoft, and GoFundMe already using WePay’s service, the start-up will [..]