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Sabre acquires Farelogix
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Sabre acquires Farelogix

Sabre Corporation said it has entered into an agreement to acquire Farelogix. Farelogix offers management and NDC order delivery technology used by many of the world’s leading airlines. The company said in a statement that it expects that upon close, the acquisition will allow the company to accelerate delivery of […]

Japan’s SoftBank to launch $21 billion IPO
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Japan’s SoftBank to launch $21 billion IPO

After much preparation, SoftBank Group Corp will be launching its initial public offering where it plans to raise up to $21 billion from the public for its mobile unit. SoftBank is a Japanese multinational holding conglomerate headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The company wholly owns Softbank Corp., Softbank Vision Fund, Arm […]

Adobe completes acquisition of Marketo
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Adobe completes acquisition of Marketo

Adobe said it has completed the acquisition of Marketo, a B2B marketing engagement platform. The company said in a statement that it plans for its customers to benefit from the combination of Adobe Experience Cloud’s analytics, personalization and content capabilities with Marketo’s lead management, account-based marketing and revenue attribution technology, […]

Kinnevik, Temasek invest in GoEuro
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Kinnevik, Temasek invest in GoEuro

Kinnevik AB today announced that it has invested SEK 443m in GoEuro, the leading booking platform for transport across Europe. The Swedish technology investor said in a statement that the investment was made in partnership with Temasek, the Singapore based investment company. GoEuro is a travel platform that allows customers […]

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of Cancer
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Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of Cancer

Renowned philanthropist and business leader who co-founded the company more than four decades ago, Paul Allen has passed on at the age 65. Allen died Monday from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, according to a statement from Vulcan Inc. on behalf of the Allen family, Vulcan Inc. and the Paul G. […]

Common sense rule of protecting customer data
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Common sense rule of protecting customer data

Google recently announced that it is shutting down Google+, the search giant’s personalized social search platform after several user data were stolen. Facebook also came under intense criticism after Cambridge Analytica was exposed to have access to millions of its users’ data for information weaponization and propaganda for politicians. While […]

Apple acquire parts of Dialog Semiconductor
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Apple acquire parts of Dialog Semiconductor

In a $600 million deal, Apple Inc., is buying parts of Dialog Semiconductor Plc. The investment is a partnership that will see Dialog licensing certain of its power management technologies, transfer certain of its assets and over 300 employees to Apple to support chip research and development. Apple will pay […]