Microsoft considering acquiring BlackBerry?

In the past, reports claimed that a number of companies were interested in acquiring Canada-based smartphone maker BlackBerry. One of these companies includes Korean tech giant Samsung. Now a new report is saying another industry giant is interested in buying BlackBerry. The news comes to us courtesy of DigiTimes. According to the site’s “industry sources,” […]

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 Samsung acquires LoopPay – to be on board Galaxy S6

In the past, Samsung announced that it was working with LoopPay, suggesting that the Korean tech giant was planning to compete against Apple’s mobile payment service Apple Pay. Now Samsung has announced that it has acquired LoopPay. Press release: Samsung to Acquire LoopPay, Transformative Digital Wallet Platform February 19, 2015 Samsung to Acquire LoopPay, Transformative Digital […]

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 Report says Samsung still interested in buying BlackBerry, despite denial

Past reports have revealed that Samsung was interested in purchasing BlackBerry. The Canadian phone maker was quick to deny the rumour. This was followed by the Korean tech giant saying it is only interested in establishing a partnership with BlackBerry and not acquiring it. A new report, however, is saying that Samsung is still interested in […]

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 Samsung says it wants to develop a partnership with BlackBerry not acquire it

A recent report from Reuters claimed that Samsung was planning to buy BlackBerry, with “a person familiar with the matter” claiming to have seen documents on these said plans. The Korean tech giant is now saying that it wants to create a partnership with the Canadian phone maker and not acquire it. Digital Trends reports […]

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 Samsung reportedly making an offer to buy BlackBerry – BlackBerry denies report

According to a report, Samsung offered to acquire Blackberry. The Canadian phone maker, however, was quick to deny that it was making or considering any deals offered by the Korean tech giant. The rumour comes from Reuters. According to its source, Samsung was interested in acquiring Blackberry to get hold of the Canadian firm’s patents. […]

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 Sony considering selling its smartphone business?

Sony’s TV and smartphone business aren’t doing very well, and according to a report, the Japanese device maker is considering either a joint venture or a sale of its smartphone business. The news comes to us courtesy of Reuters. According to the news agency, Sony is forecasting a 230 billion yen (around £1.3 billion) net loss for […]

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 BT announces it is under negotiations to acquire EE

BT has announced that it is negotiating a deal with Deutsche Telekom and Orange to possibly acquire EE, the first 4G network in the UK. Press release: BT enters into exclusive negotiations to acquire EE BT Group plc (BT) announces that, further to its statement on 24 November 2014, it has entered into an exclusivity […]

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