In a surprise acquisition, Apple has snapped up Beddit – a Finnish company that produces iPhone and Apple Watch-compatible sleep-tracking hardware.
Fitbit has announced that it has formally acquired specific assets from smartwatch brand Pebble, including intellectual property and key personnel.
Reports have indicated that connected fitness marque Fitbit could purchase smartwatch maker Pebble for an undisclosed amount.
Apple is reportedly in talks to acquire supercar manufacturer McLaren for its autonomous car project, which the latter firm has so far denied.
Ride-hailing service Didi Chuxing is set to acquire Uber China after Apple invested $1 billion dollars in the company in May this year.
Verizon has confirmed that will officially acquire Yahoo’s core business – including its advertising and search divisions – for $4.83 billion USD
Opera has sold its browser, associated apps, and its name to a Chinese consortium for a final sale figure in excess of $600 million USD.
In a move to become the world’s first vertically integrated energy company, Tesla has made a bid to acquire SolarCity to complete their green energy trifecta.
Microsoft has confirmed a massive deal which will result in the Redmond firm buying LinkedIn in a move to secure its professional services.
Nokia might be late to the party again, but their recent acquisition of wearable company Withings might point to smartwatch ambitions.