Nuance Completes Zi Acquisition
Today Nuance Communications announced that it has closed on its acquisition of Zi Corporation. Nuance will incorporate Zi's mobile text search and input technology into its own.
Apple Closes Acquisition of Beats
Apple today closed its acquisition of Beats Audio. The $3 billion deal was announced earlier this year.
BlackBerry Finalizes Secusmart Acquisition
BlackBerry today said it has closed its acquisition of Secusmart, a security company based in Germany. Secusmart specializes in voice and data encryption.
Facebook Finalizes WhatsApp Acquisition
Facebook today closed its acquisition of WhatsApp. The deal, announced earlier this year, is valued at $19 billion.
BlackBerry to Buy Good Technology
BlackBerry today said it has agreed to purchase Good Technology for $425 million. Good Technology makes and sells mobile email products as well as mobile device management tools.
Google Debuts Handwriting Keyboard
Google today made available a new keyboard for Android devices that allows people to handwrite text in 82 languages rather than type on the keys. According to Google, the main features allow for printed and script handwriting recognition, voice input, and emoji support.