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Stem cell startup Silene Biotech acquired by NanoSurface Biomedical in allSeattle deal

Cloudflare establishes Seattlearea office with purchase of browser security startup S2 Systems

Consolidation in the cloud as OpenText buys Hightail and Carbonite grabs Mozy from Dell

Heres what happens when you decide to sell your startup

Microsoft acquires Seattle startup PlayFab to bolster cloud offerings for game developers

Smartsheet scoops up Seattle resource management startup 10000ft its 3rd acquisition

New filing: Amazon spent 165B on acquisitions in 2018 headlined by Ring and PillPack deals

ServiceNow acquires conversational AI startup Passage AI

Palo Alto Networks to acquire RedLock for 173 M to beef up cloud security

Microsoft acquires bot studio XOXCO to boost conversational AI offerings

Cloudflare establishes Seattlearea office with purchase of Microsoft Research spinout S2 Systems

Startup buys startup: PullRequest snags remote developer hiring platform Moonlight

Ten pieces of friendly VC advice for when someone wants to buy your company

Apple has a history of choosing cash over startups

Accenture announces intent to buy French cloud consulting firm

Commercial IoT startup Rigado sells Bluetooth tech to Swiss wireless company ublox

F5 acquires Shape Security for 1B

Heres how much TMobile paid to acquire Layer3 for its upcoming TV service

Seattle tech recruiter Greythorn acquired by Vaco

Google to acquire Fitbit for 21B doubling down on digital health and wearables

With pandemicera acquisitions big tech is back in the antitrust crosshairs

Microsoft acquires Semantic Machines to bolster conversational AI efforts

PullRequest snags remote developer hiring platform Moonlight in case of startup buying startup

Insight Partners acquires data management company Veeam for 5B

Sumo Logic acquires JASK to fill security operations gap

Will Amazon buy Etsy Kohls or the Seattle Seahawks GeekWire staffers predict the tech giants next big acquisitions

Tableau gets AI shot in the arm with Empirical Systems acquisition

VMware acquires VeloCloud as it moves deeper into networking

Expedia acquires 2 startups that make it easier to list apartments on HomeAway

Church technology startup Subsplash acquires top competitor Custom Church Apps

Google to acquire analytics startup Looker for 26 billion

Private equity buyouts have become viable exit options even for earlystage startups

Online insurance marketplace QuoteWizard sells to LendingTree in massive 300M deal

Laundrapp and Zipjet merge to form largest ondemand laundry service in UK seal new funding

Tune selling marketing measurement business to Branch will focus solely on HasOffers software

Home improvement marketplace Porch makes another acquisition as headcount hits 500

Dell sells RSA to consortium led by Symphony Technology Group for over 2B

236B acquisition of Wave Broadband closes forming nations 6th largest cable company

When Acquiring a Company Dont Forget About the People

VMware announces intent to buy Avi Networks startup that raised 115M

QuoteWizard acquires online insurance site RateElert expanding its reach and products

Autodesk agrees to buy PlanGrid for 875 million

Security stays hot as Imperva grabs Distil Networks

FireEye snags security effectiveness testing startup Verodin for 250M

Facebook acquires Redkix to enhance communications on Workplace by Facebook

Sales automation company Outreach buys Sales Hacker media startup in its firstever acquisition

New filing on Salesforces Tableau deal reveals tough sixmonth negotiations 552M breakup fee

MasterCard acquires security assessment startup RiskRecon

How a stealthy insurance tech startup bootstrapped its way to a 235B acquisition in less than 4 years

ServiceNow acquires Loom Systems to expand AIOps coverage