Neowin News Feed for: Acquired Neowin News Feed for: Acquired en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Uber to acquire Jump Bikes, an electric bike rental service <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After two months in a partnership with Jump Bikes, Uber will reportedly acquire the San Francisco-based electric bike-rental service, in a bid to expand itself into the two-wheeler market. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Sharath Ravishankar) Mon, 09 Apr 2018 16:22:01 +0000 Apple acquires PowerbyProxi, a wireless charging company <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A New Zealand-based wireless charging company was bought by Apple for an undisclosed sum, an interesting move in light of the release of the iPhone X and iPhone 8 which include wireless charging. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Gurkaran Singh) Wed, 25 Oct 2017 21:26:02 +0000 Splosion Man developer Twisted Pixel is an independent game studio once again <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The game development studio behind 2009&#039;s &quot;Splosion Man&quot;, Twisted Pixel was acquired by Microsoft in 2011. The team behind it has now spun out from Microsoft, becoming an indie studio once again. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Thu, 01 Oct 2015 13:24:01 +0000 It's official: Microsoft has acquired Sunrise <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has announced that they have acquired Sunrise, a calendar application that follows a string of recent applications by Microsoft to expand its app portfolio <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Wed, 11 Feb 2015 16:34:49 +0000 Back from the brink? webOS now in LG's hands <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/17030650511.jpg" alt="" /></div>HPs webOS has endured a difficult time. Hopes were pinned on it driving HPs hardware, but they never transpired. Instead, the OS went open source late last year, but has now been acquired by LG. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Stevenson) Mon, 25 Feb 2013 11:57:41 +0000 Google acquires reMail, just to kill it <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/19535579601.jpg" alt="" /></div>Google announced earlier today that it will acquire reMail, an iPhone based application that allows consumers to download emails to their phone, allowing them to check it without an internet connection. Google acquired the company... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Lyle) Thu, 18 Feb 2010 19:30:26 +0000 Newsvine Acquired by MSNBC <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Social news site Newsvine, which launched in March 2006, announced yesterday that it has been acquired by, a fifty-fifty joint venture between Microsoft and NBC. Newsvine is notable for several exclusive scoops, including breaking... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 08 Oct 2007 04:33:38 +0000 DesktopStandard Corporation Is Acquired by Microsoft <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>DesktopStandard Corporation, the leading developer of Group Policy-based enterprise desktop management products, today announced it has been acquired by Microsoft Corp. The addition of DesktopStandard demonstrates Microsoft's commitment to help customers leverage the value of... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 03 Oct 2006 09:40:40 +0000 Cisco Acquired DynamicSoft, Hoping To Lead The VoIP Market <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Cisco Systems has moved to beef up its portfolio of VoIP offerings by acquiring Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) developer dynamicsoft for about $55 million. The acquisition, Cisco said in an announcement Monday, will... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 15 Sep 2004 16:19:24 +0000