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PUBG Mobile Publisher Tencent Partners With Gaming Hardware Maker Razer

Popular gaming accessory and hardware maker Razer has just announced a new partnership with Tencent Games, the publisher behind games like PUBG Mobile and Arena of Valor (Honor of Kings in China). The new partnership is said to focus on mobile gaming, as well as a possibility of joint service offerings. This also means that the two companies will actively ... Read More »

Logitech is acquiring gaming headset maker Astro for $85 million in cash

Photo: Astro Gaming Computer accessory company Logitech announced today that it’s acquiring Astro Gaming, a popular console gaming headset maker, for $85 million in cash. Astro will join the Logitech G division, Logitech’s PC gaming-focused sub-brand, as part of a broader effort by the accessory maker to gain a better foothold in the console market. The deal is expected to close by ... Read More »

Fitbit scoops up rival fitness tracker maker Pebble

Fitbit, the maker of popular fitness trackers, has acquired assets owned by rival Pebble, including key employees and intellectual property related to software and firmware development. The deal, which was reported last week, closed on Tuesday, Fitbit announcedon Wednesday. Amid slumping sales in the overall smartwatch market, Fitbit was interested in the PebbleOS, which has a large number of apps ... Read More »

Thermo Fisher to shop for microscope maker FEI for about $4.2B

Thermo Fisher clinical, the world‘s largest maker of clinical gadgets, stated it’d buy FEI for about $4.2 billion to gain get entry to to the employer‘s electron microscopy era that enables analyzing proteins. The $107.50 in step with proportion provide represents a top rate of 13.7 percent to FEI’s Thursday near of $94.fifty eight. FEI shares rose to $107 in ... Read More »

Toy maker Maisto’s internet site pushed developing CryptXXX ransomware threat

Attackers are aggressively pushing a brand new record-encrypting ransomware application known asCryptXXX by way of compromising web sites, the brand new sufferer being U.S. toy maker Maisto.thankfully, there may be a tool which could help users decrypt CryptXXX affected files without cost. protection researchers from Malwarebytes suggested Thursday that maisto.com was infected with malicious JavaScript that loaded the Angler exploit ... Read More »

Printer maker Xerox’s revenue falls 4.2 pct

Printer and copier maker Xerox stated a four.2 percent fall in quarterly sales, harm with the aid of a robustdollar and decrease sales of printers and copiers. The company‘s shares fell extra than thirteen percent Monday. (click on right here for the today’s quote.) The corporation is that specialize in its services enterprise, which offers commercial enterprise procedureoutsourcing and record ... Read More »

‘Angry Birds’ maker Rovio to change CEO

Rovio, maker of hit mobile phone game Angry Birds, said on Wednesday chief executive Pekka Rantala would step down after just a year in the role, which included deep job cuts and restructuring at the Finnish company. Rovio, which in October cut 213 jobs after forecasting falling profits for this year, said chief legal officer Kati Levoranta would take over ... Read More »

Microsoft reportedly buying AI-powered software keyboard maker SwiftKey

Microsoft will pay around $250 million to acquire SwiftKey, the company behind a popular keyboard for iOS and Android, according to a report in the Financial Times Tuesday. The acquisition would be an interesting buy for Microsoft, which has been on a buyingspree lately. SwiftKey brings a lot to the table — it’s a wildly popular replacement for both the ... Read More »