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Microsoft to acquire Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion

Following Microsoft’s acquisition of Bethesda and ZeniMax, the company has announced plans to acquire Activision Blizzard.

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Microsoft acquires Bethesda’s parent company, ZeniMax

In what will probably be the biggest gaming news this year, Microsoft has announced that they’ve entered an agreement to acquire ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda Softworks.

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Google acquires smart glasses maker, North

After being reported on last week, Google has officially acquired North.

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Facebook to acquire Giphy for $400 million

Facebook has announced that they’ll be acquiring GIF-sharing and making site, Giphy.

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Amazon acquires mesh Wi-Fi system maker, Eero

As part of their effort to improve their smart home business, Amazon has announced that they’ve acquired Eero, the company known for their mesh Wi-Fi routers.

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Google to buy $40 million worth of smartwatch tech from Fossil

Google has entered an agreement with Fossil Group to acquire $40 million USD worth of IP related smartwatch technology under development. 

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Apple acquisition of Shazam is now complete

Apple has announced that their acquistion of Shazam is now complete.

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Logitech to acquire Blue Microphones for $117 million

Logitech has announced that they’re acquiring Blue Microphones for $117 million USD.

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21st Century Fox and Disney stockholders approve of acquisition

Disney’s acquisition of 21st Century Fox is one step closer to being done, as stockholders of 21st Century Fox and The Walt Disney Company have approved of the merger agreement with Disney.

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Comcast withdraws bid to acquire 21st Century Fox

Comcast has announced that they’ve withdrawn their bid to acquire 21st Century Fox.