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UK set-top boxes manufacturer Pace Plc (LON:PIC) confirmed it had made an indicative, non-binding proposal and was currently in preliminary talks over a potential deal to buy Google Inc’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) Motorola Home business … Continue reading “UK’s Pace in early talks to acquire Google’s Motorola Home unit”
Syntel, Inc. (NASDAQ: SYNT) said its board of directors has declared a special cash dividend of two dollars and twenty-five cents ($2.25) per share, on Syntel’s common stock, payable on December 28, 2012 to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 18, 2012.
Sprint (NYSE: S) and Geotab Inc. said that Geotab plug-and-play fleet management solutions are now part of Sprint’s connected transportation portfolio. Geotab is a provider of technology and software designed to increase fleet productivity, cost effectiveness and safety.
Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) subsidiary Qualcomm Atheros, Inc., introduced a new ultra-low power near field communication solution that will enable mobile devices with contactless communications and data exchange, including next-generation mobile payments.
US private equity group Sun Capital Partners Inc said one of its affiliates had wrapped up the USD110m (EUR84m) purchase of US communications equipment provider Polycom Inc’s (NASDAQ:PLCM) enterprise wireless communications unit. The … Continue reading “US sponsor Sun Capital acquires Polycom’s enterprise wireless communications unit”
Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI) said it has debuted a new line of ultra high performance “Hyper-Speed” servers at High Frequency Trading World, New York.
Digerati Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DTGID) (OTC: DTGID) completed its acquisition of Waste Deep, Inc., and its two well established oil field services operating subsidiaries on November 26, 2012.
Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE: CCI) said it has completed its transaction to acquire exclusive rights to approximately 7,100 T-Mobile USA towers. Crown Castle expects to update its full year 2013 Outlook on its first quarter 2013 earnings call.
ModusLink Global Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: MLNK) has been honored for the fourth consecutive year by Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine’s 2012 Green Supply Chain Awards.
Envivio (NASDAQ: ENVI) announced that LG U+ has deployed Envivio encoding solutions to power its new LG u+tv G multi-screen service, the first service offering in South Korea to support Google TV. LG u+tv G offers subscribers access to live channels and on-demand TV integrated with apps including Search, YouTube, Google Play and Chrome, via an Internet-connected set-top box.