A week or so ago, I read an article about the Pirelli tyre maker being purchased by the Chinese – and the media were all doom and gloom about Eastern money taking over Western assets. 641 more words
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TCS, Infosys, HCL Tech, Tech Mahindra in race to buy US-based IT firm: Sources #cloud #cloudcomputing #india
While the Indian IT firms are getting aggressive in buying smaller ticket size companies in the US, sources with direct knowledge share that one such candidate, Sierra-Cedar with HQ in Georgia, US is close to launching a sale process soon. 25 more words
Bacardi has announced it is buying out the Louisville-based Angel’s Share Brands, makers of the renowned, small batch Angel’s Envy Bourbon and Rye. Their port-finishedaged Bourbon, which The Amateur Alcoholist highly recommends, is among ten fastest growing premium Bourbons in America. 59 more words
Dynegy Inc. (DYN) has a 5.5% gap up by the news coming up at 1Am this morning. Dynegy receives final approval to acquire Duke Energy’s (DUK) Midwest Commercial and Retail Business and Energy Capital Partners Asset Portfolios (DYN) 36 more words
Another brilliant TED talk!
MIT researcher Deb Roy wanted to understand how his infant son learned language — so he wired up his house with videocameras to catch every moment (with exceptions) of his son’s life, then parsed 90,000 hours of home video to watch “gaaaa” slowly turn into “water.” (In a rush? 18 more words