M & A number 100…

And so it happens. The Inquirer is reporting that Google is about to acquire YouTube. If this should happen, surely this would be the year of the merger. Google is rumoured to have offered $1.6 Billion which is a solid figure given the impending¬†copyright issues that could arise in the near future. MySpace has a … Continue reading M & A number 100…

Yet it does’nt look too good for HP …

It’s becoming pretty clear how HP spied on it’s employees and reporters. Cnet is reporting that some of the methods used to snoop on employees and alleged reporters included wiretapping. I’m not surprised mainly because it is not unnatural for firms to read and constantly monitor messages. It’s a big bomb shell that threatens to … Continue reading Yet it does’nt look too good for HP …

Voodoo PC and HP tie up

Forbes is reporting that HP has acquired hot rod PC maker, Voodoo PC. Dell recently acquired Alienware which was also a gaming PC maker. The climate during the Dell acquisition is very similar to that surrounding the HP acquisition. Dell had been under-performing with lower than expected financial statements plus the fact that Intel tied … Continue reading Voodoo PC and HP tie up