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VMware acquires Carbon Black for $2.1B and Pivotal for $2.7 billion

VMware today announced that it is acquiring Carbon Black, a publicly traded security company that focuses on securing modern cloud-native workloads. The price of...

Amazon is acquiring a 49% stake in India’s Future Coupons

Amazon, which has invested more than $6 billion in India’s growing internet market, just invested a little more as it moves to expand its...

Salesforce is acquiring ClickSoftware for $1.35B

Another day, another Salesforce acquisition. Just days after closing the hefty $15.7 billion Tableau deal, the company opened its wallet again, this time announcing...

Just Eat and Takeaway.com reach agreement to gobble each other

The boards of Just Eat and Takeaway.com have reached agreement to combine their two European food delivery businesses. The pair of publicly listed companies announced...

Amazon-backed food delivery startup Deliveroo acquires Edinburgh software studio Cultivate

As two of the largest players in online-food ordering and delivery in Europe work on a $10 billion merger to expand their footprint and...

Iconic font company Monotype is getting acquired by PE firm HGGC...

A new chapter is opening up for Monotype, the font and imaging technology specialist that is associated with some of the more iconic evolutions...

Yandex-Uber JV MLU acquires regional rival Vezet for shares and $71.5M...

On-demand transportation giant Uber made its name in part by aggressively entering new markets on a path of organic growth, but in recent times,...

WPP sells 60% of market research giant Kantar to Bain, valuing...

Some M&A is afoot in the world of market research and analysis, underscoring just how much of our media consumption and consumer habits revolve...

UK fintech Jaja pays $671M in cash to acquire the Bank...

Fintech has been one of the bigger stories of the UK startup world — due in no small part to the fact that its...

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...