Like Wove Technologies, Inc.

closed 10/3/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Samba TV, acquired Wove Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Samba TV, the leading provider of global TV data and audience analytics, has acquired Wove, a data integration platform that will strengthen Samba’s advanced data onboarding and activation capabilities, opening the door for advertisers to apply first-party data to targeted connected TV and cross-screen advertising.
buyer: Samba TV
Samba TV is a data and analytics company focused on a next-generation television experience that helps viewers discover and engage with relevant content, and enables brands and agencies to address and measure that engagement effectively. "
target: Wove Technologies, Inc.
Wove is a data integration platform helping brands connect to reach new audiences. Wove has built the world's largest network for marketing partnerships where trusted brands can work together to reach and gain new customers through each other.
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closed 9/25/2017 via BusinessWire

OpenX Technologies, Inc., acquired Mezzobit

synopsis: OpenX, the global leader in quality programmatic advertising, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Mezzobit. Mezzobit allows publishers to track and control how third-party tags and pixels interact with their sites, helping to regain control over critical factors like page performance and data leakage.
buyer: OpenX Technologies, Inc.
OpenX is the global leader in quality programmatic advertising. OpenX is focused on unleashing the full economic potential of digital media companies. "
target: Mezzobit
Mezzobit allows publishers to track and control how third-party tags and pixels interact with their sites, helping to regain control over critical factors like page performance and data leakage.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BusinessWire

Brightcove, Inc., purchased Online Video Platform Business from Ooyala

synopsis: Brightcove, a global provider of cloud services for video, has acquired the online video platform business of Ooyala, a provider of cloud video technology. Ooyala’s video platform uses big data insights to help broadcasters and media companies increase video engagement and revenue with personalized, interactive experiences for every screen.
buyer: Brightcove, Inc. (BCOV:$164.83)
Brightcove Inc. is the leading global provider of powerful cloud solutions for managing, delivering, and monetizing video experiences on every screen. "
seller: Ooyala
The acquisition includes the Online Video Platform Business of Ooyala, a provider of cloud video technology. Ooyala’s video platform uses big data insights to help broadcasters and media companies increase video engagement and revenue with personalized, interactive experiences for every screen.
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closed 7/17/2017 via GlobeNewswire

The Rubicon Project, acquired nToggle

synopsis: Rubicon Project, the global exchange for advertising, announced that it has acquired nToggle, a technology company that makes it easier and more cost effective for programmatic buyers to find the inventory they’re looking for among the billions of bid requests they receive each day.
buyer: The Rubicon Project (RUBI:$188.11)
Founded in 2007, Rubicon Project is one of the world’s largest advertising exchanges. The company helps websites and apps thrive by giving them tools and expertise to sell ads easily and safely. "
target: nToggle
nToggle delivers heightened efficiency and transparency for buyers and sellers amidst the rapid rise of programmatic advertising. Its algorithm-driven software platform helps supply and demand partners manage the ever expanding bid stream.
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closed 6/30/2016 via BNC Analysis

NP6 SAS, acquired Ezakus

synopsis: NP6, a company that specializes in SaaS solutions and provides complete expertise in e-marketing, has acquired Ezakus, a company that provides web and mobile predictive targeting campaigns to more than 100 major advertisers.
buyer: NP6 SAS
NP6 which specialises in SaaS solutions, provides complete expertise in e-marketing and bases itself around five key elements: data management, multi-channel marketing, e-CRM programmes, deliverability and advice. "
target: Ezakus
Ezakus provides web and mobile predictive targeting campaigns to more than 100 major advertisers through 150 global Premium Publishers, with a daily reach of +50 million unique users and +1 billion real-time analyzed and targeted touch-points.
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announced 7/15/2019 via BusinessWire

Dalet Digital Media System, will purchase Flex Media Platform Business from Ooyala

synopsis: Dalet, a leading provider of solutions and services for broadcasters and content professionals, has signed an agreement to acquire the Ooyala Flex Media Platform business. The Ooyala Flex Media Platform, which is primarily sold as a subscription/SaaS offering, is a perfect solution for servicing OTT and digital media distribution workflows.
buyer: Dalet Digital Media System (ENXTPA:DLT:$62.38)
Dalet Digital Media System solutions enable broadcasters and media professionals to create, manage and distribute content to both traditional and new media channels, including interactive TV, the Web and mobile networks. "
seller: Ooyala
The deal includes the Ooyala Flex Media Platform, as well as personnel across sales, marketing, engineering, professional services, and support. The Platform, which is primarily sold as a subscription/SaaS offering, is a perfect solution for servicing OTT and digital media distribution workflows.
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$4.89
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closed 10/16/2018 via BusinessWire

Ooyala, acquired Ooyala

synopsis: Ooyala and Telstra have announced the completion of the management buyout of Ooyala. Since 2007, Ooyala has been at the forefront of shaping the OTT (Over-the-top) and media workflow revolutions as a leading provider of software and solutions that optimize the production, distribution and monetization of media.
buyer: Ooyala
Since 2007, Ooyala has been at the forefront of shaping the OTT (Over-the-top) and media workflow revolutions as a leading provider of software and solutions that optimize the production, distribution and monetization of media. "
target parent: Telstra Corporation Limited
target: Ooyala
Since 2007, Ooyala has been at the forefront of shaping the OTT (Over-the-top) and media workflow revolutions as a leading provider of software and solutions that optimize the production, distribution and monetization of media.
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closed 12/14/2016 via BNC Analysis

Zenterio AB, acquired Adscribe

synopsis: TV technology and services provider Zenterio has acquired the remaining 75% of UK based ad-tech and analytics company Adscribe. AdScribe help TV operators to better understand their customers and in the process open up new revenue opportunities through data and advertising.
buyer: Zenterio AB
Zenterio provides an independent OS for interactive TV aimed at creating an industry standard. Zenterio also offers an intuitive multiscreen UI, a powerful Data Analytics solution, Consulting Services and additional Value Added Services to TV operators. "
target: Adscribe
AdScribe help TV operators to better understand their customers and in the process open up new revenue opportunities through data and advertising. Their cloud-based big data platform facilitates the collection and analysis of TV viewing data across multiple devices.
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closed 12/11/2006 via BusinessWire

Harmonic Inc, purchased video networking software business from Entone Technologies

synopsis: Harmonic Inc., a pioneer and industry leader in video service delivery, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the video networking software business of Entone Technologies, Inc., a privately-held company based in San Mateo, CA, with research and development facilities in Hong Kong.
buyer: Harmonic Inc (HLIT:$398.30)
Harmonic Inc. is a leading provider of digital video, broadband optical networking and IP delivery systems to cable, satellite, telecom and broadcast network operators. "
seller: Entone Technologies
Entone is a leading provider of video servers and home entertainment gateways that enable the delivery of personal television services, such as video on demand (VOD) and network personal video recording (nPVR).
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$45
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closed 9/11/2017 via PR Newswire

glispa GmbH, acquired JustAd

synopsis: Glispa Global Group, a leading independent mobile ad tech company, announced that it has acquired justAd, a creative tech platform that enables brands and agencies to easily create, serve and analyze interactive ad units. Creative Factory, justAd's award winning ad creation product, is the platform of choice for rich media ads and playable ads.
buyer parent: Market Tech
buyer: glispa GmbH
Glispa Global Group is a Germany-based mobile ad tech pioneer empowering clients to activate global audiences. Providing a full suite of technology-based services, Glispa partners with advertisers, app developers and publishers, enabling them to reach their user acquisition and monetization goals. "
target: JustAd
JustAd is an Israel-based creative ad tech company. justAd has customers in five continents from the leading agencies to the biggest publishers. Creative Factory, justAd's award winning ad creation product, is the platform of choice for rich media ads and especially playable ads.
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announced 12/15/2016 via Company Press Release

Nokia Corporation, will acquire DeepField

synopsis: Nokia announced plans to acquire Deepfield, the leader in real-time analytics for IP network performance management and security. The acquisition will extend Nokia's leadership in real-time, analytics-driven network and service automation. Deepfield's Internet Genome technology solves the visibility problem by identifying cloud applications.
buyer: Nokia Corporation (NOK:$26,163.38)
Nokia is a global leader in creating the technologies at the heart of the connected world. They serve communications service providers, governments, large enterprises and consumers, with the industry's most complete portfolio of products, services and licensing. "
target: DeepField
Deepfield is the leading provider of real-time network performance and security purpose-built big data analytics for communication service providers and large enterprises. It is perfect for use in data centers and service provider networks.
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closed 10/3/2014 via PR Newswire

Anite, acquired Xceed Technologies Inc.

synopsis: Anite, a global leader in wireless network testing technology, announced the acquisition of Xceed Technologies Inc, to meet the growing market requirements for data analysis and post-processing and to further expand its network testing product portfolio. Xceed Technologies Inc. will be integrated into Anite's Network Testing business unit.
buyer: Anite (LSE:AIE:$185.48)
Anite plc is a leading provider of software and solutions to the international wireless market, supplying major device, chipset and network equipment manufacturers, mobile operators and test houses. They provide mobile device, infrastructure and network testing systems. "
target: Xceed Technologies Inc.
Xceed Technologies is the global leader in wireless network optimization and rules-based performance management solutions for the wireless industry. Its innovative software and service solutions include WindCatcher Plus, BenchMarker, and Xynergy.
price ($mm)
$25
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$12
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$2
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closed 7/22/2013 via BusinessWire

SAXOTECH merged with Digital Technology International,

synopsis: Saxotech and Digital Technology International, leading providers of enterprise software solutions for the global news media industry, jointly announced that the companies are combining their business operations. The new global company will operate under the name NEWSCYCLE Solutions.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Digital Technology International
Digital Technology International (DTI) is committed to continuously furnishing the information-publishing industry with cost-effective, trail blazing tools and services that provide management, productivity, and profitability enhancements. "
target: SAXOTECH
SAXOTECH helps media companies meet current and future challenges in the media landscape by providing cost efficient solutions for new business models based on multimedia, multi-channel consumer interaction.
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announced 3/9/2017 via BusinessWire

Telestream, Inc., will acquire IneoQuest Technologies

synopsis: Telestream, a leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, announced its agreement to acquire IneoQuest, the global leader in video quality monitoring and analytics solutions for content distribution across managed and unmanaged networks.
buyer parent: Genstar Capital LLC
buyer: Telestream, Inc.
Telestream provides world-class live and on-demand digital video tools and workflow solutions that allow consumers and businesses to transform video on the desktop and across the enterprise. Telestream products span the entire digital media lifecycle. "
target: IneoQuest Technologies
IneoQuest is the global leader in video quality monitoring and analytics solutions for content distribution across managed and unmanaged networks. Their solutions can tell customers if content was prepared correctly, & if it was delivered properly over managed & unmanaged networks to their viewers.
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closed 8/28/2013 via AP - Associated Press

Twitter, Inc., acquired Trendrr

synopsis: Twitter Inc., a real-time information network that connects people to the latest stories, ideas, opinions and news, has acquired Trendrr, which tracks and analyzes TV-related social media data.
buyer: Twitter, Inc. (TWTR:$3,434.65)
Twitter is a real-time information network that connects people to the latest stories, ideas, opinions and news about what they find interesting. Simply find the accounts most compelling and follow the conversations. "
target: Trendrr
Trendrr is a real-time company. Its technology harnesses the value of big-data with industry specific solutions. Solving the problem of processing, understanding, and leveraging social data around television, media, and brands. Trendrr went online in 2009 and is headquartered in New York City.
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closed 8/26/2014 via BusinessWire

Yahoo! Inc., acquired Flurry, Inc.

synopsis: Yahoo! Inc., the premier digital media company, has completed the acquisition of Flurry, Inc., a company that optimizes the mobile experience for developers, marketers and consumers. Together, Flurry and Yahoo will power more insightful analytics and relevant ads to create inspiring and entertaining mobile experiences.
buyer: Yahoo! Inc. (AABA:$5,409.25)
Yahoo! Inc. is the premier digital media company, creating deeply personal digital experiences that keep more than half a billion people connected to what matters most to them, across devices and around the globe. "
target: Flurry, Inc.
Flurry is optimizing the mobile experience for developers, marketers and consumers. Their market-leading analytics product sees activity from more than 540,000 smartphone and tablet apps on over 1.4 billion devices worldwide, giving the company the deepest understanding of mobile consumer behavior.
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closed 6/23/2017 via PR Newswire

Verimatrix, purchased MiriMON from Genius Digital

synopsis: Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-network, multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, announced the acquisition of the MiriMON technology and development team from Genius Digital, the expert in audience analytics for TV.
buyer: Verimatrix
Verimatrix specializes in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-network, multi-screen digital TV services around the globe and is recognized as the global number one in revenue security for connected video devices. "
seller: Genius Digital
Genius Digital's MiriMON delivers real-time service quality and customer experience insight for Digital TV and streaming media services. Genius Digital provides technology solutions that enable TV operators to collect, integrate, and manage the viewer data.
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closed 3/3/2016 via PR Newswire

Outbrain Inc., acquired Revee

synopsis: Outbrain, the world's leading premium content recommendation platform, announced it has acquired Revee, a technology company that allows publishers to track the revenue value of content in real-time. Revee’s software empowers web publishers to truly monetize their content using analytics, data and insight into content yield and total page revenue.
buyer: Outbrain Inc.
Outbrain is the leading, premium content discovery platform, bringing personalized, relevant online, mobile and video content to audiences while helping publishers understand their audiences through data. Outbrain serves approximately 250 billion personalized content recommendations every month. "
target: Revee
Revee was created to empower web publishers to truly monetize their content using analytics, data and insight into content yield and total page revenue. They build powerful software that will enhance the way digital publishers choose to do business and grow revenue.
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closed 11/12/2009 via BusinessWire

Forbes, Inc., acquired FlipGloss Media, Inc.

synopsis: Forbes Media announced that it has acquired FlipGloss Media and its Digital Glossy Insert™ photo publishing platform. FlipGloss was founded in 2008 to enable premium publishers and advertisers to create and distribute interactive, magazine-style content packages that dramatically increase user engagement and ad performance.
buyer: Forbes, Inc.
Forbes Media encompasses Forbes and Forbes.com, the #1 business site on the Web that reaches more than 18 million people monthly. The company publishes Forbes and Forbes Asia, which together reach a worldwide audience of more than 5.5 million readers. "
target: FlipGloss Media, Inc.
FlipGloss™ enables premium publishers and advertisers to create and distribute interactive, magazine-style content packages that dramatically increase user engagement and ad performance.
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closed 4/1/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Cegedim e-Business, acquired BSV Electronic Publishing

synopsis: Cegedim e-business, a European leader in B2B process automation and digitalization, has acquired BSV Electronic Publishing, a company based in France that is the publisher of the ZeDOC software suite. This range offers dematerialization and document management solutions.
buyer parent: Cegedim
buyer: Cegedim e-Business
Cegedim e-business is a European leader in B2B process automation and digitalization. It handles over 850 million data flows annually and connects 120,000 companies worldwide. "
target: BSV Electronic Publishing
Founded in 1994 and based in France, BSV Electronic Publishing is the publisher of the ZeDOC software suite. This range offers dematerialization and document management solutions.
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closed 10/3/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Samba TV, acquired Wove Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Samba TV, the leading provider of global TV data and audience analytics, has acquired Wove, a data integration platform that will strengthen Samba’s advanced data onboarding and activation capabilities, opening the door for advertisers to apply first-party data to targeted connected TV and cross-screen advertising.
buyer: Samba TV
Samba TV is a data and analytics company focused on a next-generation television experience that helps viewers discover and engage with relevant content, and enables brands and agencies to address and measure that engagement effectively. "
target: Wove Technologies, Inc.
Wove is a data integration platform helping brands connect to reach new audiences. Wove has built the world's largest network for marketing partnerships where trusted brands can work together to reach and gain new customers through each other.
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closed 10/3/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Samba TV, acquired Wove Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Samba TV, the leading provider of global TV data and audience analytics, has acquired Wove, a data integration platform that will strengthen Samba’s advanced data onboarding and activation capabilities, opening the door for advertisers to apply first-party data to targeted connected TV and cross-screen advertising.
buyer: Samba TV
Samba TV is a data and analytics company focused on a next-generation television experience that helps viewers discover and engage with relevant content, and enables brands and agencies to address and measure that engagement effectively. "
target: Wove Technologies, Inc.
Wove is a data integration platform helping brands connect to reach new audiences. Wove has built the world's largest network for marketing partnerships where trusted brands can work together to reach and gain new customers through each other.
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closed 8/21/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Samba TV, acquired Axwave

synopsis: Samba TV, the leading provider of global TV data and audience analytics, acquired Axwave, a company that provides accurate media exposure measurement covering live and recorded TV. Combined with Samba’s AI-driven commercial break detection, Axwave’s workflow for automatic detection builds a foundation for the most accurate TV spot schedule.
buyer: Samba TV
Samba TV is a data and analytics company that helps viewers engage with relevant content and enables agencies to address and measure that engagement effectively. Through software embedded in smart TVs, amplified by set-top boxes and mapped to connected devices, Samba TV amplifies media investment. "
target: Axwave
Axwave provides accurate media exposure measurement covering live and recorded TV. Their workflow for automatic detection, tagging of TV spots and its use of computer vision for logos and brands in linear video builds a foundation for the most accurate, real-time global TV spot schedule.
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closed 12/20/2018 via PR Web

Samba TV, acquired Screen6

synopsis: Samba TV, the leader in next-generation TV analytics, has acquired Screen6, a marketing technology company in the Netherlands that helps leading adtech, martech, and research platforms precisely understand their audience. Screen6's universal ID solution allows marketers to effectively reach consumers across multiple devices.
buyer: Samba TV
Samba TV is a video analytics company. Samba TV helps media buyers and producers better-understand how content and advertising resonates with their audience. Their technology accurately and quickly understands what people love to watch, allowing them to provide personalized recommendations. "
target: Screen6
Screen6 is a marketing technology company in the Netherlands that helps leading adtech, martech, and research platforms precisely understand their audience. Their universal ID solution maintains privacy between clients and allows marketers to effectively reach consumers across multiple devices.
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closed 10/3/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Samba TV, acquired Wove Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Samba TV, the leading provider of global TV data and audience analytics, has acquired Wove, a data integration platform that will strengthen Samba’s advanced data onboarding and activation capabilities, opening the door for advertisers to apply first-party data to targeted connected TV and cross-screen advertising.
buyer: Samba TV
Samba TV is a data and analytics company focused on a next-generation television experience that helps viewers discover and engage with relevant content, and enables brands and agencies to address and measure that engagement effectively. "
target: Wove Technologies, Inc.
Wove is a data integration platform helping brands connect to reach new audiences. Wove has built the world's largest network for marketing partnerships where trusted brands can work together to reach and gain new customers through each other.
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closed 8/21/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Samba TV, acquired Axwave

synopsis: Samba TV, the leading provider of global TV data and audience analytics, acquired Axwave, a company that provides accurate media exposure measurement covering live and recorded TV. Combined with Samba’s AI-driven commercial break detection, Axwave’s workflow for automatic detection builds a foundation for the most accurate TV spot schedule.
buyer: Samba TV
Samba TV is a data and analytics company that helps viewers engage with relevant content and enables agencies to address and measure that engagement effectively. Through software embedded in smart TVs, amplified by set-top boxes and mapped to connected devices, Samba TV amplifies media investment. "
target: Axwave
Axwave provides accurate media exposure measurement covering live and recorded TV. Their workflow for automatic detection, tagging of TV spots and its use of computer vision for logos and brands in linear video builds a foundation for the most accurate, real-time global TV spot schedule.
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closed 5/31/2013 via PR Newswire

CBS Interactive Inc., acquired TV Guide Digital

synopsis: CBS Corporation announced it has wholly acquired TV Guide Digital, which includes the popular TVGuide.com and TV Guide Mobile properties. Under the terms of the deal, CBS Corporation acquired the remaining 50 percent stake in TV Guide Digital shares from Lionsgate.
buyer parent: CBS Corporation
buyer: CBS Interactive Inc.
CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and entertainment. Its portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET, CBS.com, CBSNews.com,CBSSports.com, GameSpot, TV.com and Last.fm, span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming. "
target parent: Lionsgate
target: TV Guide Digital
TV Guide Digital, created in 2006, includes the popular TVGuide.com and TV Guide Mobile applications. TVGuide.com attracts more than 16.5 million monthly unique visitors, and TV Guide Mobile apps have been downloaded more than 9 million times and attract more than 2.5 million average monthly users.
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closed 9/5/2012 via Company Press Release

WideOrbit, Inc., acquired OneDomain, Inc.

synopsis: WideOrbit, Inc. acquires OneDomain, Inc., a company that has provides television and radio broadcasters with software solutions that allow sales professionals to analyze ratings and intelligently target their approaches to selling time slots to advertisers.
buyer: WideOrbit, Inc.
WideOrbit is the leading provider of business management software for Media companies. WideOrbit provides innovative, proven solutions for managing the business of broadcast and cable operations – from proposal to order, scheduling to automation, billing and aging. "
target: OneDomain, Inc.
OneDomain was incorporated October 2001 and has provided television and radio broadcasters with software solutions that allow sales professionals to analyze ratings and intelligently target their approaches to selling time slots to advertisers.
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announced 5/4/2016 via BNC Analysis

Style Cameos, will acquire Style Cameos

synopsis: Crestwell Resources Inc., a mineral exploration company, has entered into an agreement with Fabrice and Nadine Taylor to sell its assets related to its Style Cameos platform. Style Cameos is a media application and website designed to allow users to identify style-related items such as clothing or furniture that appear in movies and on television.
buyer: Style Cameos
Fabrice Taylor is the founder of Style Cameos and a Globe and Mail investment columnist who has been writing about capital markets for 15 years. Mr. Taylor began his career at The Globe and Mail in 1995. "
target parent: Crestwell Resources Inc.
target: Style Cameos
Style Cameos is a media application and website designed to allow users to identify style-related items such as clothing, accessories, or furniture that appear in movies and on television. Style Cameos provides a way for viewers to discover who makes the style items they have seen on the screen.
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announced 5/13/2015 via Reuters

Crestwell Resources Inc., will be merged with Style Cameos

synopsis: Crestwell Resources has signed a letter of intent to acquire assets related to a proposed business known as Style Cameos. Style Cameos is a media application and website designed to allow users to identify style-related items such as clothing, accessories, or furniture that appear in movies and on television.
buyer: Crestwell Resources Inc. (CSE:CER:$0.00)
Crestwell Resources Inc. is a Canada-based mineral exploration company. Crestwell’s principal property is Eagle Lake Property. The Eagle Lake Property is situated in northwestern Ontario, approximately 27 kilometers west-southwest of the city of Dryden. "
target: Style Cameos
Style Cameos is a media application and website designed to allow users to identify style-related items such as clothing, accessories, or furniture that appear in movies and on television. Style Cameos provides a way for viewers to discover who makes the style items they have seen on the screen.
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closed 2/24/2021 via Company Press Release

Sinclair Broadcast Group, acquired ZypTV

synopsis: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the United states, acquired the remaining 73% interest it did not already own in ZypTV (ZypMedia). ZypTV is a leading demand-side platform (DSP) specializing in executing local media campaigns for media companies and agencies in the U.S.
buyer: Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI:$5,943.00)
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the United states. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all the major networks. "
target: ZypTV
ZypTV (ZypMedia, Inc.) is an enterprise software company for local advertising. The company has built a proprietary full-stack programmatic media-buying platform using High-Frequency Trading (HFT) principles.
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closed 6/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

vCreative, acquired Counterpoint Software, Inc.

synopsis: Banyan Software, the parent company of vCreative, acquires Counterpoint Software, a technology platform for audio networks. Counterpoint offers revenue, inventory and affiliate management solutions for radio, sports, satellite, digital and podcast networks and is used by 10,000 radio stations and more than 1,700 media entities.
buyer parent: Banyan Software
buyer: vCreative
vCreative is the nation's leading cloud-based workflow software company providing over 4,400 local radio & television stations and media companies with software solutions that are fast, intuitive, dependable, and support revenue generating opportunities. "
target: Counterpoint Software, Inc.
Counterpoint provides an end-to-end radio network solution. Counterpoint provides the foundation for network operations, from airtime sales including multimedia and non-traditional revenue packaging, through commercial scheduling and log generation, to billing and receivables.
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announced 11/19/2018 via BusinessWire

iHeartMedia, Inc., will acquire Jelli

synopsis: iHeartMedia, the leading audio company in America which also has a greater reach in the U.S. than any other media outlet, announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Jelli, Inc., the largest technology platform for the global radio market. Their mission is to create the easiest and fastest way to buy and run audio advertising.
buyer: iHeartMedia, Inc. (OTCPK:IHRT.Q:$3,038.76)
iHeartMedia is the number one audio company in the United States, reaching nine out of 10 Americans every month – and with its quarter of a billion monthly listeners, has a greater reach than any other media company in the U.S. "
target: Jelli
Jelli is the largest technology platform for the global radio market. Their mission is to create the easiest and fastest way to buy and run audio advertising. They developed a cloud-based ad platform that enables advertisers and publishers to buy and sell audio advertising programmatically.
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closed 7/17/2017 via GlobeNewswire

The Rubicon Project, acquired nToggle

synopsis: Rubicon Project, the global exchange for advertising, announced that it has acquired nToggle, a technology company that makes it easier and more cost effective for programmatic buyers to find the inventory they’re looking for among the billions of bid requests they receive each day.
buyer: The Rubicon Project (RUBI:$188.11)
Founded in 2007, Rubicon Project is one of the world’s largest advertising exchanges. The company helps websites and apps thrive by giving them tools and expertise to sell ads easily and safely. "
target: nToggle
nToggle delivers heightened efficiency and transparency for buyers and sellers amidst the rapid rise of programmatic advertising. Its algorithm-driven software platform helps supply and demand partners manage the ever expanding bid stream.
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closed 4/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Funke Mediengruppe GmbH, acquired stanwood GmbH

synopsis: Funke Mediengruppe, Germany's third largest newspaper and magazine publisher, has acquired the remaining stake of stanwood GmbH, a mobile app development company based in Berlin, Germany. Funke Mediengruppe previously held 33% stake in the company.
buyer: Funke Mediengruppe GmbH
Funke Mediengruppe is Germany's third largest newspaper and magazine publisher with a total of over 500 publications in eight countries. They publish newspapers, women’s magazines, TV guides, advertising papers, books and more. "
target: stanwood GmbH
stanwood GmbH is a mobile app development company based in Berlin, Germany. They developed the ON AIR app, which offers a mobile television guide and the Glamour app, which offers shopping deals and articles from Glamour magazine.
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closed 4/26/2019 via Company Press Release

RakeTech Ltd., acquired TVmatsit

synopsis: Raketech, a leading online affiliate and content marketing company that focuses on the Nordic and UK regions, has acquired TVmatsit, Finland's leading sports listing website. TVmatsit offers a sports TV guide that helps connect sports fans with relevant TV broadcasts and streams.
buyer: RakeTech Ltd. (OM:RAKE:$31.78)
Raketech is a leading online affiliate and content marketing company that focuses on the Nordic and UK regions. Through some 20 flagship brands, Raketech guides sports and gaming enthusiasts to the best possible services, while also delivering high quality traffic and leads to its partners. "
target: TVmatsit
TVmatsit is Finland's leading sports listing website. TVmatsit offers a sports TV guide that helps connect sports fans with relevant TV broadcasts and streams. TVmatsit gathers all live sports broadcasts into one user friendly listing, allowing users to search for a specific match or sport.
price ($mm)
$1.80
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 4/28/2017 via BNC Analysis

RakeTech Ltd., acquired TVmatchen.nu

synopsis: RakeTech Group, one of Europe's leading iGaming affiliates, announced the acquisitions of assets in Agonas AB. Agonas AB operates a renowned network of sports media websites that provide real-time TV listings and supporting media content for sports fans in Sweden, Norway and Denmark.
buyer: RakeTech Ltd. (OM:RAKE:$31.78)
RakeTech Group works with iGaming Affiliation as one of the leading operators in Scandinavia. With over five years of experience in iGaming business RakeTech works hard to help players find their ultimate adventure within online gaming. "
target: TVmatchen.nu
Agonas AB is comprised of TVmatchen.nu, TVsporten.dk and TVkampen.com, which are guides to live sports on TV in Sweden, Denmark and Norway.
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closed 7/9/2014 via PR Newswire

Tribune Digital Ventures, acquired What's-ON

synopsis: Tribune Digital Ventures, the technology and innovation arm of Tribune Company, announced it has acquired What's-ON, a leading television search and Electronic Program Guide (EPG) data provider for India and the Middle East.
buyer parent: J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
buyer: Tribune Digital Ventures
Tribune Digital Ventures (TDV) was launched in 2013 as a stand-alone unit of Tribune Company. It is responsible for the creation, design, and development of digital products and services that leverage the company's content and data, and extend the reach of its distribution platform. "
target: What's-ON
What's-ON is a leading television search and Electronic Program Guide (EPG) data provider for India and the Middle East. Today, What's-ON delivers data for more than 1,600 TV channels and helps power more than 50 million set-top boxes through the region's top cable and IPTV services.
price ($mm)
$27
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 8/14/2013 via Company Press Release

Apple, Inc., acquired Matcha

synopsis: Apple has made a key move into second-screen TV: the company acquired video recommendation site, Matcha.tv, a video discovery experience for connected devices. It lets users aggregate programming guides for different video services like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon.
buyer: Apple, Inc. (AAPL:$273,857.00)
Apple Inc. designs, manufactures and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players, and a variety of related software, services, peripherals, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. "
target: Matcha
Matcha is a video discovery experience for connected devices. Matcha.tv provides smart aggregation and personalized recommendations around 250,000 titles from the most popular video services such as Netflix, iTunes, HBO GO, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Crackle and more.
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closed 3/4/2011 via Reuters

CBS Interactive Inc., acquired Clicker Media Inc.

synopsis: CBS Corp has acquired Clicker Media Inc, a service that creates a guide for TV shows broadcast over the Web, and named the start-up's top executive as the new head of CBS Interactive, the digital division that includes CNET.com, TV.com, CBS.com, CBSSports.com, CBSNews.com and Gamespot.com.
buyer parent: CBS Corporation
buyer: CBS Interactive Inc.
CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and entertainment. The company delivers highly engaging editorial programming that combines original, independent and user-generated content. "
target: Clicker Media Inc.
Clicker Media Inc. is a service that creates a guide for TV shows broadcast over the Web. Clicker catalogs all broadcast programming online, along with TV-quality Web originals, and delivers them in one seamless, organized experience.
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announced 10/19/2009 via BusinessWire

Tubefilter, Inc., will acquire Tilzy.tv

synopsis: Tubefilter, Inc., the leading online digital entertainment media company covering the Web Television industry, announced that it has agreed to acquire Tilzy.TV, a top Web TV entertainment reviews, news and events business.
buyer: Tubefilter, Inc.
Tubefilter is the definitive source for industry news, program reviews, events and online entertainment market intelligence services for the Web Television industry. "
target: Tilzy.tv
Founded in 2007, Tilzy.TV is an editorial guide to web-tv. They provide editorial reviews, preview clips, news, keywords and social recommendations to consumers in order to help them discover the expanding world of entertainment on the web.
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closed 1/5/2009 via

Lionsgate, acquired TV Guide Network

synopsis: Lionsgate, the leading next generation studio, and Macrovision Solutions Corporation, a digital entertainment technology leader, announced an agreement for Lionsgate to acquire the TV Guide Network and TV Guide Online properties from Macrovision for $255 million in consideration.
buyer: Lionsgate (LGF.A:$3,807.20)
Lionsgate is the leading next generation filmed entertainment studio with a major presence in the production and distribution of motion pictures, television programming, home entertainment, family entertainment, video-on-demand and digitally delivered content. "
target parent: Macrovision Solutions Corporation
target: TV Guide Network
TV Guide Network is the 19th most distributed network and available in 83 million homes. TV Guide.com is one of the fastest-growing online entertainment destinations with over 15 million monthly unique visitors.
price ($mm)
$255
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 10/26/2018 via BNC Analysis

Reelgood, acquired Guidebox Inc.

synopsis: Reelgood, a startup aimed at helping cord cutters find shows and movies to watch on the services they subscribe to, has bought Guidebox, a streaming availability data provider which powers Roku, TVGuide, Metacritic and others.
buyer: Reelgood
Reelgood is the world's most extensive streaming guide, with every TV show and movie available to stream online. Browse through every TV series and movie and sort by title, release year, genre, IMDB rating, and, most important - see where to watch it. "
target: Guidebox Inc.
Guidebox is a streaming availability data provider which powers Roku, TVGuide, Metacritic and others. Guidebox began its life in 2012 as a consumer-facing website that brought together full show and episode data in one place, then pointed users where they could watch.
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cancelled 4/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

ColorTV, cancelled an acquisition of Guidebox Inc.

synopsis: ColorTV, an end-to-end platform for broadcasters to promote, personalize and attribute content on connected TVs and streaming devices, cancelled an acquisition of Guidebox Inc., the OTT video search and discovery metadata provider to nearly 50 television brands.
buyer: ColorTV
ColorTV is the end-to-end platform for broadcasters to promote, personalize and attribute content on connected TVs. ColorTV's platform provides a diverse suite of data, discovery and analytics solutions for Connected TV, built to empower networks to compete in the new connected TV ecosystem. "
target: Guidebox Inc.
Guidebox Inc is the OTT video search and discovery metadata provider to nearly 50 television brands. Guidebox is a technology that enables TV viewers to search for and discover TV programming on connected TV platforms such as Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Google Home, Android, iOS, and web.
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