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Salesforce is acquiring data-visualisation company Tableau in a $15.7 billion megadeal

Salesforce is acquiring Tableau, a publicly traded data-visualisation company, for $US15.7 billion. Tableau’s price tag makes it considerably more expensive than Salesforce’s most recent mega-acquisition, of Mulesoft for $US6.5 billion in March 2018. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Salesforce is acquiring Tableau, a publicly traded company that sells […]
Salesforce is acquiring data-visualisation company Tableau in a $15.7 billion megadeal
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Verizon is trying to sell Tumblr, the blogging site once worth $1.1 billion

Verizon Communications is looking to sell Tumblr, according to the Wall Street Journal. The process is on-going and it’s unclear whether the company will find a buyer, according to the report. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Verizon Communications is looking to sell Tumblr, the free blogging platform it […]
Verizon is trying to sell Tumblr, the blogging site once worth $1.1 billion
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Salesforce is paying $300 million to acquire its own charitable foundation, and it could add as much as $200 million to its annual revenue

Cloud software giant Salesforce will pay $US300 million to merge with Salesforce.org, its external philanthropic arm that offers Salesforce software to non-profits, the company announced Monday. Salesforce.org will now function as an industry vertical within the Salesforce corporation. Rob Acker, current CEO of Salesforce.org, will run the vertical. Salesforce also […]
Salesforce is paying $300 million to acquire its own charitable foundation, and it could add as much as $200 million to its annual revenue
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Amazon is acquiring Wi-Fi router company Eero, which helps blanket your entire home with a strong wireless-internet signal

Amazon is acquiring Eero, the pioneering Wi-Fi router company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Eero makes “mesh” Wi-Fi routers, which help blanket even the largest spaces with a strong wireless-internet signal. It’s Amazon’s latest big-ticket smart-home acquisition, following home-security companies Blink and Ring. Eero continues to face strong […]
Amazon is acquiring Wi-Fi router company Eero, which helps blanket your entire home with a strong wireless-internet signal