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Zebra Tech to Buy Rugged Tablet Maker Xplore for USD 90 Million Cash

Zebra Tech to Buy Rugged Tablet Maker Xplore for USD 90 Million Cash

Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ: ZBRA), known for its barcode and printing technology, is advancing its devices with its USD 90 Million acquisition of Xplore Technologies, a rugged tablet and hardware manufacturer.Zebra said it will be paying USD 6 per s..

Spanish Amazon Workers to Go on Strike for 3 Days

Spanish Amazon Workers to Go on Strike for 3 Days

Nearly 1,000 Spanish speaking Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) workers have been called on to go on strike and walk out for three days next week, during Amazon’s Prime Day week, by Spanish labor unions to dispute efforts to reduce worker rights. The stri..

Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi Falls on Its Debut in Hong Kong

Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi Falls on Its Debut in Hong Kong

Shares of Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Corp. opened to trade in Hong Kong on Monday and fell below its IPO price.The initial public offering price of Xiao was HK 17 per share, which is at the low end of an expected range. It gave Xiaomi a valuati..

AT&T Raises Prices After Time Warner Acquisition

AT&T Raises Prices After Time Warner Acquisition

Two months ago, AT&T (NYSE: T) said, in a court filing, that its TV prices would lower upon acquiring Time Warner. Despite arguments from the U.S. Department of Justice that the acquisition of Time Warner would lead to higher prices for consumer..

U.S. Approves Disney’s Buyout of Fox

U.S. Approves Disney’s Buyout of Fox

Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) has received approval from U.S. regulators to buyout Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ: FOXA) for USD 71.3 Billion, on terms that Disney will divest Fox’s 22 Regional Sports Networks, according to a statement from th..

Ford teams with startup to be “Waze” for Autonomous Cars

Ford teams with startup to be “Waze” for Autonomous Cars

San Francisco-based startup RideOS raised $9 million from venture firm Sequoia Capital and has reached a partnership with a division of Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F), it said on Friday. RideOS was started by two former Uber Technology Inc. employees,..

H&R Block shutting down 400 stores

H&R Block shutting down 400 stores

H&R Block (NYSE: HRB), a tax preparation firm with almost 10,000 locations across the U.S., announced on Tuesday that it would be closing 400 locations due to a discouraging financial outlook for rest of 2018.  Following the announceme..