Microsoft Acquires R2 Studios: Home Automation Start Up

A while back we showed you some dope videos of being able to control your house from your smart phone. Apple, Google & Microsoft were rumored to be interested in purchasing home automation companies, believing that it is the future of tech. Microsoft were the ones to pop open the check book this go around, buying Blake Krikorian’s start up, R2 Studios. Tat Wza

Tech Talk Money: @LiveNation Purchases App “Rexly”!!

No words on how much was spent on the acquisition but Live Nation has purchased social music discovery app Rexly. More on Live Nation and Rexly after the jump. ShottaDru X TatWza

Auto Talk: Volkswagen Agrees To Acquire Remaining Porsche Stake For $5.6 Billion

Volkswagen AG agreed to buy the 50.1 percent stake in the Porsche SE automotive business that it doesn’t already own for $5.6 billion (4.46 billion euros) and fully fold the sports-car maker into VW’s stable of auto brands. Click below to read the rest of the story. Funk Flex

Tech Talk Money: Which Company Did Facebook Acquire Today??

No word yet on how much they spent but Facebook has acquired today. Why? Hit the jump for details on the deal. ShottaDru X TatWza

NBA Rumors: LA Lakers Are Pursuing 76ers Guard Andre Iguodala

Following their untimely defeat in the Western Conference Semi-Finals for the second consecutive season, major changes are expected in Los Angeles before next season tips off. One name who has been mentioned in trade rumors with the Lakers in the past is Philadelphia 76ers guard Andre Iguodala.  Read more after the jump. Shay Marie x Sabrina B.

Tech Talk News: TwitVid Is Expanding! Check Out There Recent Acquistion!!!

This is a very neat expansion for TwitVid. They recently purchased Cull TV, I was not familiar with the site but its like MTV for indie artists. Check out the full story after the jump. ShottaDru X TatWza

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