Acquisitions Archive

Nokia Seals Deal With Microsoft

Nokia has announced that Microsoft has completed the acquisition of its Devices & Services business. The deal means Nokia’s mobile business has become a Microsoft subsidiary called Microsoft Mobile, while Nokia is left with its telecom equipment (NSN), location (HERE), and patent development businesses. Nokia says the estimate of the adjustments made for net working

Google Acquires Slicklogin

Google is acquiring SlickLogin, an Israeli developer of sound-based password alternative, in an “acqui-hiring deal”, which means SlickLogin’s staff and knowledge will be integrated into Google. No financial figures of the transaction were disclosed. SlickLogin was founded less than a year ago. The company is based on a novel idea to enable end users to