Nothing half-hearted about semiconductor industry

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.

Softbank makes offer on Uber shares

Dec 4, 2017

SoftBank Group proposes to buy shares of Uber Technologies at a valuation of $48 billion, a 30% discount to its most recent valuation.

Meg Whitman resigns

Nov 27, 2017

The HPE CEO will step down in February, to be replaced by current president Antonio Neri.

Tencent plays investment field

Nov 20, 2017

The company led a $400 million investment in Ubtech Robotics, and made a 5% investment in ticketing platform Maoyan.

Broadcom makes bid for Qualcomm

Nov 13, 2017

The proposal is reliant on Qualcomm completing its $38 billion takeover of NXP, which has yet to close.

Lenovo buys stake in Fujitsu

Nov 6, 2017

Lenovo Group bought a 51% stake in Fujitsu's personal computer unit for $269 million.

Cognizant gets in the zone

Oct 30, 2017

The company buys Netcentric, a provider of digital experience and marketing solutions; and Zone, a full-service digital agency.

Alphabet hails a ride

Oct 23, 2017

The company leads a $1 billion investment in Lyft, the ride-hailing service.

Samsung CEO steps down

Oct 16, 2017

Kwon Oh-hyun thwarted predictions of his assuming a bigger role in the company by announcing his resignation.

Iron Mountain in peak condition

Oct 9, 2017

The company bought the Bonded Services Group for ?57 million, as well as two Credit Suisse data centres for $100 million.

Toshiba, Bain seal deal

Oct 2, 2017

A consortium led by Bain Capital Private Equity will buy Toshiba's computer memory chip business for $18 billion.