Shell preps for the future with acquisition of EV charging network

Royal Dutch Shell (or just Shell, if you're into the whole brevity thing) has already committed a billion dollars toward alternative fuels, and now it's showing us where some of that money is going. The gas station corporation has agreed to buy NewMo…

Apple’s former GPU maker Imagination agrees to £550 million sale

Losing Apple as a customer can be rough for a supplier, as Imagination Technologies found out. In April, the UK chipmaker announced that the folks in Cupertino planned to develop their own mobile GPUs and would no longer rely on its PowerVR tech for…

Google is buying HTC’s Pixel team for $1.1 billion

After weeks (months, and years) of speculation, HTC has announced that its "Powered by HTC" R&D division — the team behind Google's Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones — will be purchased by Google for $1.1 billion in cash. According to HTC's CFO Pe…