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HP buys Palm for $1.2 Billion

HP said on Wednesday that it had entered into an agreement to purchase Palm for $1.2 Billion. In a press release issued by HP, the company said the acquisition would allow HP to "participate more aggressively... More...

Orange and T-Mobile merger

Yesterday, news channels were littered with headlines concerning the possibility of two major mobile network carriers - T-Mobile, and Orange becoming one under plans to merge their two businesses. T-Mobile is currently... More...

Activision Blizzard Deal Passed by Shareholders

Although the deal was originally announced in December, Activision shareholders have finally given approval today to merge with French telecommunications and media group Vivendi SA's games unit, Blizzard, creating a public company called Activision Blizzard.... More...

Senator Wants XM-Sirius Deal Blocked

Senator Byron Dorgan, a high-ranking member of the Senate Commerce Committee and Democrat, urged U.S. communications regulators on Friday to block Sirius Satellite Radio's purchase of rival XM Satellite Radio, saying the deal would lead... More...

DoJ Okays Sirius-XM Merger

A merger between the two players in the US satellite radio market, Sirius and XM Radio, came a step closer to reality today when the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) informed the companies that it... More...

The AMD 690G: first fruits of AMD/ATI merger

AMD has announced the AMD 690G chipset with integrated graphics, essentially an ATI-designed product that has been rebranded and renamed in light of the merger. The 690G's integrated graphics processor (IGP) is the DirectX 9-compatible... More...

FCC Says No to Satellite Radio Merger

If you've been following the news over the last few months, you've probably noticed a few articles analyzing, speculating or simply spreading rumours regarding a merger between Sirius and XM Radio. Leave all the non-facts... More...

Nokia and Siemens delay merger

The investigation into the corruption scandal at Siemens has delayed a proposed merger between the telco equipment divisions of Siemens and Nokia. The merger was to be completed in January 2007, creating a new... More...

Alcatel to Buy Lucent in Merger

Alcatel SA and Lucent Technologies Inc. have announced today a merger between the two telecommunications equipment makers in which France based Alcatel will purchase US based Lucent in order to form a major new competitor... More...

MSN and AOL Merger in the Works?

This could be the most far out story of the day. The New York Post is reporting that Time Warner is in talks with Microsoft for a new business venture combining their flagship internet products.... More...

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