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Zendesk acquires Smooch, doubles down on support via messaging apps like...

One of the bigger developments in customer services has been the impact of social media — both as a place to vent frustration or...

SugarCRM moves into marketing automation with Salesfusion acquisition

SugarCRM announced today that it has acquired Atlanta-based Salesfusion to help build out the the marketing automation side of its business. The deal closed...

Netflix acquires kids’ educational content co. StoryBots

Netflix is further investing in its children’s programming ahead of the launch of a highly anticipated rival: Disney+. The company announced today it has...

GoDaddy acquires Sellbrite to launch cross-marketplace tools

GoDaddy is making it easier for small businesses to list their products across Amazon, eBay, Etsy, Jet and Walmart.com today with the launch of...

Boston Dynamics acquires a 3D vision startup in bid to put...

Last week’s Handle video was different than past Boston Dynamics releases. Sure, it showcased the same sort of impressive robotics that have made every...

Alibaba has acquired Teambition, a China-based Trello and Asana rival, in...

Alibaba has made an acquisition as it continues to square up to the opportunity in enterprise services in China and beyond, akin to what...

Before breaking up with Shopify, Mailchimp quietly acqui-hired LemonStand, a Shopify...

Here’s an interesting twist on the story from last week about the break-up between Shopify and Mailchimp, after the two said they were at...

Ocean drone startup merger spawns Sofar, the DJI of the sea

What lies beneath the murky depths? SolarCity co-founder Peter Rive wants to help you and the scientific community find out. He’s just led a...

Viacom buys the free video streaming service Pluto.tv for $340 million

“Today marks an important step forward in Viacom’s evolution, as we work to move both our company and the industry forward. Pluto TV’s unique...

Adjust expands its anti-ad fraud tech by acquiring Unbotify

Adjust, a Berlin-headquartered company focused on mobile ad measurement and fraud prevention, is acquiring bot detection startup Unbotify. Founded in 2012, Adjust has become increasingly...