Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner discuss Microsoft's acquisition of LinkedIn. Learn more at: http://news.microsoft.com/?p=298414
LinkedIn’s stock was struggling, among other things.
Which company will benefit?
Today we are excited to share that LinkedIn has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Microsoft. We are joining forces with Microsoft to realize a common mission to empower people and organizati
Microsoft just surprised the world with its LinkedIn acquisition. Valued at $26.2 billion, it's a huge price to pay for a social network, and it tops the charts as Microsoft's biggest-ever...
Huge news today in the world of M&A in enterprise and social networking services: Microsoft has announced that it is acquiring LinkedIn, the social..
Microsoft said it has reached a deal to buy LinkedIn, the professional social-networking company, for $26.2 billion in cash as it pushes to make its products more connected.
Satya Nadella and Jeff Weiner are using all the correct buzzwords like "scale" and "cloud."
It’s a vote of confidence for Silicon Valley, which has been shy to make deals this year. And it makes a Twitter acquisition a lot more likely.
Microsoft just announced a deal to pay $26.2 billion to acquire business social network, LinkedIn. It fails the four tests of a successful acquisition. While the deal certainly rescues LinkedIn from a
Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) will buy LinkedIn Corp (LNKD.N) for $26.2 billion in its biggest-ever deal, combining the software giant's business-productivity tools with an online network of 433 million pro
Buying LinkedIn is part of a larger strategic shift for Microsoft.
If you're a LinkedIn user, Microsoft's plan to buy the site for $26 billion could open the door to some fascinating new services and features -- as long as you don't mind being more deeply connected t