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  • 02 July 2014 - Facebook to Acquire LiveRail

    02 July 2014 - Facebook to Acquire LiveRail

    Today we (Facebook) are announcing that we have agreed to acquire LiveRail, an advertising technology company that helps companies like Major League Baseball (MLB.com), ABC Family, A&E Networks, Gannett, and Dailymotion serve better ads in the videos that appear on their websites and apps.

  • 05 January 2012 - Mindspeed buys PicoChip for up to $75 million

    05 January 2012 - Mindspeed buys PicoChip for up to $75 million

    Mindspeed Technologies Inc., a fabless networking chip company has agreed to acquire PicoChip Ltd, a provider of chipsets for cellular communications such as femtocell basestations, for $51.8 million.

  • 13 Jan 2011 - Pond Sells Gigle Networks

    13 Jan 2011 - Pond Sells Gigle Networks

    Pond Ventures has sold Spain-based semiconductor business Gigle Networks to Broadcom Corporation.  Gigle improves broadband access for consumer electronic devices. The company has R&D centres in Barcelona and Edinburgh, as well a sales and marketing office in California.