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Redmond could be about to spend a large amount of money to acquire the firm behind the Minecraft game

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The deal for Twitch, which allows people to watch streaming gameplay, is one of Amazon's biggest to date

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The social network is beefing up the securtity of its servers with the purchase of a US software start-up

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Secusmart secured Angela Merkel's BlackBerry against NSA snooping. Now BlackBerry wants to offer that more widely

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Twitter acquires an image search startup, and reports encouraging financial results

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Juniper is to offload its Junos Pulse mobile security business as part of a wide-ranging restructure

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IBM and Globalfoundries walk away from a deal for IBM's semiconductor unit, after a disagreement over price

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Oracle poised to announce its largest acquisition since it purchased Sun Microsystems back in 2009

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Apple is to pay $3bn (£1.8bn) for the maker of the popular Beats headphones and other audio equipment

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Keeping it in the French family, IT services giant Atos is to acquire compatriot Bull

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