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Verizon diversifies as $4.4 billion acquisition of AOL is complete

Verizon has completed its $4.4 billion acquisition of Internet pioneer AOL. Deals of this magnitude typically take several months to finalize and are often hamstrung (and even derailed) by regulators but that certainly wasn’t the case here considering the acquisition…

Intel acquires FPGA-maker Altera for $16.7 billion

Intel has announced that they are acquiring FGPA-maker Altera in a $16.7 billion all-cash deal. The boards of both companies have signed off on the acquisition, and Intel expects the deal to close in six to nine months' time.