Vivendi to sell SFR in deal that could top $23B NEW YORK (AP) — Vivendi said Saturday it will sell SFR, the No. 2 mobile phone operator in France, to media company Altice in a deal that could ... French conglomerate Bouygues also wanted to buy SFR, but some analysts said regulators might object ... 04/5/2014 - 1:42 pm | View Link
Vivendi's Universal Music Group Bottoming Out PARIS - Universal Music Group (UMG) revenues jumped 7.5% at actual currency to â‚¬4.886 billion ($6.7 billion) as the music company looked to be bottoming out in 2013, UMG owner Vivendi announced Tuesday, unveiling its full year 2013 results in Paris. 02/24/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
Activision buys itself back from Vivendi for $8 billion We should emerge even stronger – an independent company with a best-in-class portfolio and the focus and flexibility to drive long-term shareholder value.” He also mentioned that despite the impressive cash outlay from the company, Activison Blizzard ... 07/25/2013 - 11:34 pm | View Link
Vivendi calls banks to broker Activision Blizzard sale Vivendi SA, the company with a 61 per cent stake in Activision Blizzard, has purportedly called in the assistance of both Barclays and Goldman Sachs to help facilitate and broker the sale of the publishing house, though to whom, is currently unknown. 07/17/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Vivendi staffers buy into the company PARIS — Nearly 10,000 employees have participated in media conglom Vivendi’s annual capital increase, buying a record 12.3 million new shares for €126.9 million ($155.6 million), nearly 1% of the company’s total capital. Employees now own close to ... 07/16/2012 - 8:04 am | View Link
Comcast makes $54B bid for Disney Comcast Corp. made a surprise, unsolicited offer to buy Walt Disney Co. for $54 billion Wednesday, a deal that would create the world's biggest media company. 07/28/2014 - 9:32 pm | View Website
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Business News and Views for the World • The Register Ride-sharing service Lyft has agreed to a deal with New York officials to allow the company to open shop in New York City. 07/28/2014 - 2:37 pm | View Website
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Disney has officially revealed a trio of villains headed to the upcoming Disney Infinity 2.0.
Guardians of the Galaxy's Ronan, Spider-Man's Green Goblin and the Avengers' Loki are all set to make their way into Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes when it launches later this year. Check the trio out in the above video.
Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes was revealed earlier this year, confirming a starter pack including Thor, Black Widow and Iron Man, as well as Hulk, Hawkeye and Captain America also being available.
Sony has confirmed PS4 System Software Update 1.75 is now rolling out.
As we reported last week, this update introduces the ability for the console to play 3D Blu-Ray films.
The update marks the first time we've seen new features arrive on the console since April, when ShareFactory was introduced. The decision to announce the addition so suddenly may, in part, be due to Microsoft's confirmation 3D Blu-Ray support is heading to Xbox One.