Fitbit (FIT) Announces Acquisition of Certain Pebble Assets Dec 7, 2016 09:15AM

Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE: FIT) announced that it has acquired specific assets of Pebble, including key personnel and intellectual property related to software and firmware development. The acquisition excludes the company’s hardware products.

With this acquisition, Fitbit adds deep industry expertise in platform development that complements the company’s core discipline of innovative health and fitness features. The additional resources will facilitate the faster delivery... (continue reading...)


Square (SQ) Gains Following Apple Pay Alliance Dec 7, 2016 09:13AM

Square (NYSE: SQ) is gaining early after the company announced that its virtual card will work with Apple Pay (NASDAQ: AAPL).

Square and Apple unveiled the partnership at the Code Commerce conference on Tuesday evening.

Shares of SQ are up 2.8% early to $13.64.


Medtronic (MDT), Fitbit (FIT) Partner to Integrate Health and Activity Tracking for Patients With Diabetes Dec 7, 2016 09:05AM

Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT), the global leader in medical technology, and Fitbit (NYSE: FIT), the leader in the connected health and fitness market, announced a partnership to integrate health and activity tracking for patients living with diabetes and their physicians and care teams. The iPro(TM)2 myLog mobile app will allow patients living with type 2 diabetes to see their glucose levels and physical activity data in one streamlined application. The new integration and... (continue reading...)


NeuroDerm (NDRM) Prices 4M Share Follow-on Offering for Proceeds of ~$75M Dec 7, 2016 08:51AM

NeuroDerm Ltd. (Nasdaq: NDRM) announced the pricing of a follow-on offering of 4,000,000 shares of its ordinary shares at a price to the public of $18.75 per share. All of the ordinary shares are being offered by NeuroDerm. In addition, NeuroDerm has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 600,000 shares at the public offering price. NeuroDerm anticipates the total gross proceeds from the offering before underwriting discounts and... (continue reading...)


UPDATE: Linde to Resume Talks with Praxair (PX); Appoints Belloni as CEO Dec 7, 2016 08:48AM (Updated - December 7, 2016 8:48 AM EST)

(Updated - December 7, 2016 8:45 AM EST)

Linde to resume talks with Praxair (NYSE: PX); Appoints Belloni as CEO.

UPDATE - Today, the Executive Board of Linde AG has decided, after consultation with the Supervisory Board and on the basis of the proposal received from the American company Praxair, Inc. to resume talks about the essential conditions of a potential merger of equals between the two companies. All members of the... (continue reading...)


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