Spotify hits the right note

Spotify acquires licensing tech provider Loudr.fm, to help it to locate songwriters and pay them royalties they are due.

A is for Amazon

Amazon has become the second most valuable publicly listed US company, surpassing Google parent Alphabet for the first time.

Broadcom, Qualcomm dealt Trump card

Mar 19, 2018

The US president blocked Broadcom's proposed takeover of Qualcomm on national security grounds.

BlackBerry sues Facebook

Mar 12, 2018

The company says Facebook and its WhatsApp and Instagram apps copied technology and features from BlackBerry Messenger.

Dropbox files for IPO

Feb 26, 2018

The data-sharing business filed for an initial public offering of up to $500 million with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Google buys Xively

Feb 19, 2018

The Internet giant aims to capture sales from businesses that manage a growing number of devices connected to the Net.

Tencent gets its game on

Feb 12, 2018

The company invests $474 million in Shanda Games, a privately held Chinese developer of online games.

Fujifilm snaps up Xerox

Feb 5, 2018

The company buys Xerox for $6.1 billion in a move that will incorporate Xerox into Fuji Xerox to cut costs.

IBM tops Software 500 list

Jan 29, 2018

Software Magazine's annual listing, published at the end of 2017, ranks the largest software and software services companies.

Festive season sparkles with sales

Jan 22, 2018

More than 60 acquisitions or investments took place in the international market during the holidays.

Nothing half-hearted about semiconductor industry

Jan 15, 2018

Are the chips down regarding consolidation in the semiconductor sector?

2017: a vibrant year for the ICT industry

Dec 11, 2017

ICT activity in Africa continues to grow, with offices sprouting on the continent from companies like Intelsat, Oracle and Syspro.