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Gnip Acquired by Twitter

By   /  April 18, 2014  /  Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Twitter has acquired Gnip, a social data provider that we have covered in the past.

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Spectral Acquires Control of Monitr

By   /  December 4, 2013  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Spectral Capital Corporation announced today it has completed the transaction to acquire majority control of Monitr.

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Why Facebook is Investing in “Small Data”

By   /  October 15, 2013  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management News  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Leo Mirani of Quartz reports, “This morning, Onavo, an Israeli start-up, announced it was being acquired by Facebook. Onavo’s flagship product is a data compressor. When you browse a web page or use an app on your phone, Onavo routes the traffic through its servers, where it compresses and optimizes the data before sending […]

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Desire2Learn Acquires Knowillage Systems, Inc.

By   /  September 11, 2013  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Desire2Learn, the EdTech company that created the world’s first truly integrated learning platform, announces its acquisition of Knowillage Systems, Inc.

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Summly Acquired by Yahoo! for $30M – And What's the Real Value?

By   /  March 29, 2013  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

John Abell of GMA News recently told the story of Summly, a company developed by 17-year-old Nick D’Aloisio and sold to Yahoo! for $30 million.

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Twitter Acquires Bluefin Labs

By   /  February 6, 2013  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Rebecca Burn-Callander of Management Today reports that Twitter has acquired Bluefin Labs for $70 million.

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IBM Acquires Star Analytics

By   /  February 4, 2013  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess According to IBM, the company has agreed to buy Star Analytics, a privately held business analytics company based in Redwood City, CA. The announcement states, “The combination of IBM and Star Analytics software will further advance IBM’s business analytics initiatives, allowing organizations to gain faster access and real-time insight into specialized data […]

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Beepl Acquired by Brand Embassy

By   /  November 27, 2012  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Ingrid Lunden of TechCrunch recently reported that Brand Embassy has acquired Beepl.

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GetGlue Acquired by Viggle

By   /  November 19, 2012  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Julianne Pepitone of CNN Money reports, “The social TV space has been percolating for the past year or two, and its first big merger is here: startup GetGlue has been acquired by lesser-known Viggle.”

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Mark Cuban Invests in Text Analytics Co LinguaSys

By   /  October 12, 2012  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

According to a recent article, “LinguaSys, Inc. announced that Mark Cuban has acquired a significant position in the Company.”

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