ByteDance Acquires Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Developer Moonton

Jing Yuan, co-founder and CEO of Shanghai-based game publisher Moonton announced Monday that the company has been acquired by NUVERSE, the gaming business division of  Chinese technology TikTok and Douyin owner ByteDance. Yuan said in his announcement that Moonton will cooperate with ByteDance in expanding the overseas gaming market, but remain an independent developer. He […]

Copado acquires New Context to embrace multicloud DevSecOps

Join Transform 2021 for the most important themes in enterprise AI & Data. Learn more. Salesforce-focused developer operations (DevOps) platform Copado has acquired developer security operations (DevSecOps) startup New Context. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded out of Spain in 2013, Copado promises businesses an integrated Salesforce-native platform that covers every part of […]

Sitecore acquires Boxever and Four51 to give marketers a better view of every customer

Join Transform 2021 for the most important themes in enterprise AI & Data. Learn more. Sitecore, a provider of digital experience management software, this week announced it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire Boxever, whose customer data platform (CDP) is accessed via the cloud, and Four51, which offers an ecommerce platform invoked using application […]

IronSource acquires creative management platform Luna Labs

Mobile monetization firm IronSource has acquired Luna Labs, the maker of a creative management platform used to create mobile ads. Luna Labs’ technology allows app developers — from enterprises to indie developers — to create, manage and optimize their playable ad and video ads, at a fast speed and on a large scale. The purchase […]

Tencent Acquires Minority Stake In Lost Soul Aside Developer

Looks like Tencent is not quite done spending money on developers. According to Daniel Ahmad, the Senior Analyst at Niko Partners, the Chinese giant has just acquired a ten percent minority stake in UltiZero Games. The studio is responsible for developing Lost Soul Aside. While details from either parties are sparse, Ahmad states that Lost Soul Aside’s […]

Dire Wolves Acquires AVANT Gaming, Sells LCO Slot

Australian esports organization Dire Wolves announced that it has acquired its competitor AVANT Gaming and will unite the two organization’s teams under the Dire Wolves brand. Dire Wolves did not disclose the financial details of the acquisition. Dire Wolves, which was founded in 2014 around the creation of a League of Legends team, only became […]

Life House Acquires IMPRINT Hospitality’s Management Portfolio

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 12, 2021– Life House – a tech-enabled brand and management company – has acquired the management contracts of IMPRINT Hospitality’s independent hotel portfolio, which comprises an array of properties across the West Coast. The transaction represents Life House’s first M&A transaction with several more expected to close later in 2021. This press release […]

Foothold Technology Acquires Relevant Health Homes, Adding an Industry Leading Care Management Platform to Its Product Offerings

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 10, 2021– Today, Foothold Technology, a leading cloud-based behavioral health and human services EHR software provider backed by ASG, announced its acquisition of Relevant Health Homes, the leading care management platform for Health Homes in New York, from Relevant Healthcare. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: The […]

Rapid7 acquires Alcide for $50 million to meet growing cloud security demand

With enterprises embracing the cloud for its speed and flexibility, they are turning to tools like Kubernetes to help deploy and manage their applications. But while such cloud-native approaches are increasingly popular, their relative youth has created a strong market for companies that can address new security issues. That’s why Rapid7 today announced it has […]

PlayVS acquires GameSeta, partners with British Columbia School Sports – Esports Insider

US-based high school esports platform PlayVS has expanded its footprint in North America following the acquisition of Vancouver-based esports infrastructure company GameSeta. According to the release, the acquisition will provide greater access to infrastructure and opportunities for competition in Canada through the PlayVS platform using GameSeta as a local resource to provide guidance. Additionally, GameSeta […]