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Softbank buying chip maker ARM in $31 billion deal

Softbank, the Japanese multinational telecommunications corporation, has agreed to acquire British chip design company ARM Holdings for £23.4 billion (about $31 billion), according to multiple publications. Assuming the deal goes through, it will mark the largest ever purchase of a…

SoftBank reportedly in talks to acquire DreamWorks Animation

Japanese telecommunications giant SoftBank is in talks to acquire DreamWorks Animation SKG, the studio responsible for hit franchises such as Shrek, Monsters vs. Aliens and How to Train Your Dragon according to a report from The Hollywood Reporter.

Sprint completes acquisition of Clearwire for $5 per share

Sprint on Tuesday announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Clearwire. The merger was first announced in December 2012 and approved by shareholders during a special meeting yesterday. The transaction closed and became effective today, Sprint said in a…