Archives February 2014

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Feb

How Gracenote Became a Big Metadata Player

Last week, Tribune Company completed the $170 million acquisition of Gracenote, a deal originally set in motion in late 2013. The merger is an unusual one: Gracenote owns a massive library of media metadata, and the Tribune Company is best known as…

17
Feb

Why Apple Acquiring Tesla Makes Sense

Apple executives met with Tesla CEO Elon Musk “last spring” to discuss a possible acquisition, according to a new report in SFGate.com. Apple and Tesla both refused to comment on any possible talks, the newspaper added. But an anonymous source with…