Japan-based company Rakuten has bought messaging app Viber, hoping to use the tech to improve its customer service systems.
US network has its eye on Vodafone, according to reports, despite passing up the option to make an immediate bid.
Private equity group walks away from the bidding process to secure PC manufacturer, citing slowing PC market.
O2's UK head, Matthew Key has not ruled out a possible move to take over UK network 3 in a recent interview.
It looks like internet provider Tiscali needs to install a revolving door into its boardroom, with BSkyB becoming the latest in a long line of companies to enter takeover talks with the company.
Games developer Electronic Arts has withdrawn its offer to purchase Take-Two Interactive, signaling the end of a five-month hostile takeover bid for the company, the parent of Rockstar Games, developers of the Grand Theft Auto series.
As GTA4 sales continue to go through the roof, the latest deadline for EA’s Take-Two take-over bid has passed. EA set a midnight deadline last Friday for it’s latest offer of $1.9bn (£968m) which has still not been accepted by Take-Two’s shareholders.