Tag Archives: Deal

UPS Store steps up to help small businesses ‘close the deal’ on Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday is a big deal for many independent businesses, with millions of shoppers expected to shop small on Saturday, November 25. Not all business owners will win the day simply by opening, however – they need to close deals by turning browsers into buyers and repeat customers, and the UPS Store is helping by offering a Closer Kit. The Small Business ... Read More »

Star Sports mega deal: How buying IPL media rights will change sports broadcasting?

Last month, Jawahar Goel, a television industry old-timer and chairman, MD of India’s satellite TV distribution platform Dish TV sent out a letter to the Information & Broadcasting Ministry, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), Competition Commission of India and the Board of  Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) wherein he warned them of Star India’s emerging sports telecast monopoly in India ... Read More »

French league asks La Liga to approve Neymar deal – latest

Neymar or four Kyle Walkers? Or how about an entire Premier League XI? Armed with £198m – the world record fee Paris St-Germain are set to pay for Barcelona forward Neymar – we want you to buy a team made up of Premier League players who have moved this summer. Select your best XI within the £198m limit and tweet ... Read More »

Discovery gains female advertising audience with Scripps deal

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Discovery Communications Inc, whose nature and science TV channels attract mostly male viewers, will reach more women and diversify its advertising revenue through its acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive Inc, advertisers said on Tuesday. Scripps’ channels, such as Home and Garden TV, have about twice as many female viewers as male in the 18 to 34 ... Read More »

Karnataka Announces ‘Initial Manufacturing Operations’ of Apple in India but No Deal Yet

The government of Karnataka said on Thursday it welcomed a proposal from Apple to begin initial manufacturing operations in the state, in a sign the tech company is slowly moving forward with plans to assemble iPhones in the country. “Apple’s intentions to manufacture in Bengaluru will foster cutting edge technology eco system and supply chain development in the state, which ... Read More »

Ways to deal with your friend’s bratty kid

  Your friend might mean the world to you and you could brave anything for her. Maybe except for her annoying little brat. Did we hear a collective sigh in response? Irrespective of how much you love your BFF’s child, it can get tiresome to deal with their constant whining, screaming and pestering. If you often find yourself in such ... Read More »

Siemens to Buy Mentor Graphics in $4.5 Billion Deal

Siemens agreed to buy US-based Mentor Graphics in a $4.5 billion (roughly Rs. 30,452 crores) cash deal that will further enhance the German engineering group’s industrial software capabilities. Siemens said on Monday it would pay $37.25 per share for Mentor Graphics, which makes software for designing semiconductors, a 21 percent premium to Friday’s closing price. Siemens Chief Executive Joe Kaeser ... Read More »

BlackBerry in Software Deal With Ford, First With an Automaker

BlackBerry Ltd has signed a deal to work directly with Ford Motor Co to expand the carmaker’s use of its QNX secure operating system, the Canadian technology company said on Monday, as Ford develops increasingly automated vehicles. The deal with Ford is the first BlackBerry has done directly with a major automaker, though it currently sells its technology to auto ... Read More »

Google Pixel Pre-Orders in the US Will Get a Free Daydream View Headset; No Such Deal for India

Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones are already up for pre-orders in the US, UK, Germany, Canada, and Australia. In the US, the Pixel smartphone starts at $649.99 (roughly Rs. 43,300), and, in case users decide to buy their Pixel smartphones from the Google Store in the US or Verizon Wireless – the only US carrier to offer the smartphones ... Read More »

Nokia Returns to cellular telephones With emblem-Licensing Deal

Finnish telecom system maker Nokia stated Wednesday it plans a worldwide comeback into its former goldmine of handsets and capsules, by means of licensing its logo to a newly-created Finnish agency. Nokia “will supply HMD worldwide Ltd. the exceptional international licence to create Nokia-branded cell phones and tablets for the next 10 years,” the sector’s former primary handsets agency stated ... Read More »