TeamBuy and Dealfind set to merge: report

Two Toronto-based group buying Web sites – TeamBuy.ca and Dealfind -  are set to merge, reports the blog of the Canadian Deals Association. The unconfirmed merger marks the consolidation in the group buying

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 3rd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Google’s $12.5 B Motorola Mobility bid finally a done deal

It's official: Google is now a hardware company.Google said Tuesday morning thatit has closed the deal to acquireMotorola Mobility for $12.5billion.Sanjay Jha is stepping down from his post as CEO of Motorola Mobility;Dennis

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 22nd, 2012 Sharon Gaudin

Crimeware merger kit surfaces on Internet

The rumored combination of two pieces of advanced online banking malware appears to be fully underway after several months of speculation.What appears to be a beta version of a piece of malware that

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 4th, 2011 Jeremy Kirk

Killing off products after mergers causing huge problems for users

Gregg Davis, CIO at Webcor Builders Inc., became concerned last fall when Oracle Corp. bought Primavera Systems Inc., because Webcor was a heavy user of Primavera's SureTrak construction scheduling software. Sure enough, once

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 17th, 2009 Eric Lai

Canadian advertisers call on government to stop Google-Yahoo partnership

Canadian advertisers are calling on the government to prevent a proposed Google-Yahoo search partnership, which according to the trade group will potentially destroy competition and drive up online ad prices.The Association of Canadian

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 9th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

HP to scoop up EDS for more than $13.9 billion

HP said Tuesday morning that it has signed a deal to acquire IT outsourcer EDS for US$13.9 billion, or $25.00 per share.The deal has been approved by both companies' boards of directors, and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 14th, 2008 Agam Shah and Peter Sayer

Microsoft gives up Yahoo pursuit

Microsoft has dropped its three-month-long pursuit of Yahoo, ending a historic acquisition attempt whose failure takes Microsoft back to square one in its quest to boost its online business to better compete against

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 4th, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez