What you should know about Facebook’s acquisition of Whatsapp?

Whatsapp

#Whatsapp has been trending on Twitter and Facebook all day. Just a one line reasoning for the trending is,

Facebook acquires Whatsapp for $16 billion – $12 billion in stock, $4 billion in cash plus $3 billion in restricted stock.

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Amazon’s Jeff Bezos acquisition of Washington Post – a compilation of reports

During my stay in the DC area for close to a decade I have read Washington Post everyday. There were other few newspapers but the obvious choice was to subscribe to Washington Post.

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Articles you must read about Yahoo’s acquisition of Tumblr

Yesterday Yahoo announced the acquisition of New York-based blogging platform Tumblr, a microblogging platform and social networking website. These days deals don’t come cheap – Yahoo is acquiring Tumblr for $1.1 billion, all-cash deal. Sweet! The Founder & CEO David Karp is just 26 years old.

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Huffington Post acquisition – is Content King again?

Since early days of the internet one of the most often used terms is – Content Is King. Good content will always have value or rather it will finally get its value. The Huffington Post acquisition by AOL showed good content has value.

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Engaging employees during mergers & acquisitions

Read an interesting article about involving employees during merger & acquisition – a report by Gallup.

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