Tag: buys

WordPress owner Automattic buys blogging platform Tumblr for an undisclosed amount

Blogging platform Tumblr is, yet again, getting a new owner. After being bought over by¬†Yahoo for $1.1 bn in 2014, and then coming under Verizon (after¬†Verizon bought Yahoo),…

Microsoft buys interactive game streaming startup

Microsoft said it is bolstering its Xbox arsenal with the purchase of a startup specializing in letting people join in the fun while watching live-streamed game play. Microsoft…