Disney increases bid to acquire 21st Century Fox to $71.3 billion

Back in December, Disney had announced their plans to acquire 21st Century Fox for $52.4 billion USD. But recently, Comcast (who owns NBCUniversal) announced their offer to buy Fox for $65 billion in all-cash.

Now, Disney has increased their offer to acquire Fox for $71.3 billion USD.

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Pocket Casts acquired by NPR & other top podcast producers

NPR along with WNYC Studios, WBEZ Chicago and This American Life has announced that they’ve acquired the popular podcast app, Pocket Casts from Australian developer, Shifty Jelly.

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Amazon completes Ring acquisition, drops price of video doorbell to $124.99

Back in February, Amazon announced that they would be acquiring video doorbell maker, Ring for around $1 billion USD. Now that acquisition is complete, they’ve dropped the price of their first-gen video doorbell to just $124.99 CAD ($99 USD).

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