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closed 9/26/2013 via Reuters

Ford Motor Company, acquired Livio Connect

synopsis: Ford has bought software company Livio in a move the automaker hopes will beef up its in-car connectivity that is critical to winning over younger, more affluent buyers. The acquisition will also help promote the automaker's method of connecting smartphones with the vehicle as an industry standard, which will help speed the pace of app development
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$136,341.00)
Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. The company provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. "
target: Livio Connect
Livio Connect is a liaison between consumers' various apps and hardware devices. It’s a protocol that enables users to control today’s apps with their voice or fingers through the physical buttons on hardware equipment — including enabled car stereos, televisions, and home audio systems.
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closed 7/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

Avast Software, acquired Zen VPN

synopsis: Zen VPN (zenvpn.science), the critically acclaimed VPN Android app that received glowing reviews and critical acclaim even in its beta release, was acquired by the Anti-virus giant Avast Software.
buyer: Avast Software (LSE:AVST:$941.10)
AVAST Software, maker of the most trusted antivirus in the world, protects nearly 230 million people, computers and mobile devices with its security applications. AVAST's portfolio ranges from free antivirus for PC, Mac, and Android, to premium suites and services for both consumers and business. "
target: Zen VPN
Zen VPN allows users to secure themselves with one of the best free VPN (Virtual Private Network) for Android. Zen VPN is also considered to be as truly fast VPN with one of the safest and strongest connections.
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closed 10/2/2019 via PR Newswire

N. Harris Computer Corporation, acquired mquadr.at

synopsis: The Harris Computer Corporation, a Canadian provider of mission critical software solutions, has acquired mquadr.at software engineering & consulting GmbH, a European software company for digital self-service solutions in the telecommunications sector. mquadr.at's m2suite allows users to manage all aspects of their Internet access and home network.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: N. Harris Computer Corporation
Headquartered in Canada, Harris provides feature-rich and robust turnkey solutions to Public Sector, Schools, Utility, and Health Care agencies. Harris' focus is on creating long-term relationships with its customers and ensuring that it meets the changing needs of its customers over time. "
target: mquadr.at
mquadr.at is a European software company for digital self-service solutions in the telecommunications sector. mquadr.at's m2suite allows users to independently manage all aspects of their Internet access and home network. mquadr.at enables ISPs to improve their service quality while reducing costs.
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closed 8/13/2008 via Market Wire

Linksys Group, Inc., acquired Pure Networks

synopsis: Cisco has completed the purchase of Seattle-based Pure Networks, a leader in home-networking-management software and tools. Pure Networks' solutions allow users to easily set up and manage a home network and connect a range of devices, applications and services.
buyer parent: Cisco Systems, Inc.
buyer: Linksys Group, Inc.
Linksys, a Division of Cisco Systems, Inc., is the recognized global leader in VoIP, Wireless and Ethernet networking for consumer, SOHO and small business users. "
target: Pure Networks
Pure Networks provides networking software that enables consumers and small businesses to enjoy digital technology that simply works and simply connects. Formed in 2002, the Seattle-based company leads the rapidly growing wireless home network management software market.
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$120
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closed 10/17/2018 via Company Press Release

Kape Technologies plc, acquired ZenMate

synopsis: ZenMate, the leading VPN service provider owned by the internet security company ZenGuard GmbH, announced a major change in its ownership structure as a result of a 100% share acquisition by Kape Technologies Plc. Kape Technologies develop and distribute a variety of digital products in the online security space.
buyer: Kape Technologies plc (AIM:CROS:$158.73)
Kape is a cybersecurity company focused on helping consumers around the world to have better experience and protection in their digital life. Kape offers products which provide online security, privacy and an optimal online experience. "
target: ZenMate
ZenMate is the leading VPN service provider owned by the internet security company ZenGuard GmbH. Founded in 2013 in Berlin, ZenGuard GmbH provides a multi-platform security software that encrypts and secures user's internet connection and protects their privacy while browsing.
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closed 3/8/2018 via BusinessWire

McAfee, Inc., acquired TunnelBear

synopsis: McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, announced the close of its acquisition of TunnelBear, a leading consumer virtual private network (VPN) company based in Toronto, ON, Canada. Their applications make it easy for average users to avoid access restrictions and browse the internet privately.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: McAfee, Inc.
McAfee, Inc. empowers businesses, the public sector, and home users to safely experience the benefits of the Internet. The company delivers proactive and proven security solutions and services for systems, networks, and mobile devices around the world. "
target: TunnelBear
TunnelBear is a leading consumer virtual private network (VPN) company based in Toronto, ON, Canada. Their applications make it easy for average users to avoid access restrictions and browse the internet privately.
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closed 11/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

GMO Internet Group, acquired TownWiFi Inc.

synopsis: GMO Internet Group, a Japan-based internet company, has acquired TownWiFi Inc., a Japanese mobile app that automates WiFi connectivity. TownWiFi allows users to automatically connect or login to the nearest WiFi spot without having to go through the annoying registration process. TownWiFi covers over 5 million WiFi spots all over the world.
buyer: GMO Internet Group (TSE:9449:$1,797.43)
GMO Internet Group is a Japan-based internet company. GMO Internet is one of the most comprehensive providers of industry-leading internet services worldwide. The group provides services for domain registration, web hosting, ecommerce, payment processing, and more. "
target: TownWiFi Inc.
TownWiFi is a Japanese mobile app that automates WiFi connectivity. TownWiFi allows users to automatically connect or login to the nearest WiFi spot without having to go through the annoying registration process. TownWiFi covers over 5 million WiFi spots all over the world.
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closed 3/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Degoo Backup AB, acquired Instabridge AB

synopsis: Instabridge, the Swedish service that allows users to surf free of charge on various Wi-Fi networks worldwide, has been acquired by Degoo. Headquartered in Sweden, Degoo is a cloud backup application. With several subscription options, they allow users to back up their phones and computers with expert security.
buyer: Degoo Backup AB
Headquartered in Sweden, Degoo is a cloud backup application. With several subscription options, they allow users to back up their phones and computers with expert security. "
target: Instabridge AB
With headquarters in Sweden, Instabridge allows users to unlock WiFi that is shared by the community without needing to ask for the password. Instabridge knows which WiFis work and automatically keeps users off those that don't.
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closed 2/6/2019 via PR Web

Minim Inc., acquired Aerez

synopsis: Minim, a cloud WiFi management platform, has acquired Aerez, a provider of managed WiFi solutions for Wireless Internet Service Providers (WISPs). Aerez provides WISPs with a dashboard for easy deployment and ongoing monitoring and allows their subscribers to control their home network with their smartphones.
buyer: Minim Inc.
Minim is a cloud WiFi management platform that enables and secures a better connected home. Minim's Software as a Service (SaaS) helps operators increase revenue and reduce support costs by offering a premium managed WiFi service to their subscribers via customer premise equipment of their choosing."
target: Aerez
Aerez is a leading managed WiFi solution built for Wireless Internet Service Providers (WISPs). Aerez provides WISPs with a dashboard for easy deployment and ongoing monitoring and allows their subscribers to control their home network with their smartphones.
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closed 11/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

Apple, Inc., acquired Silk Labs

synopsis: Apple has acquired Silk Labs, a machine learning company using on-device AI to empower businesses to build the next generation of intelligent connected devices. They were founded in 2015 and are based in San Mateo, CA.
buyer: Apple, Inc. (AAPL:$378,323.00)
Apple revolutionized personal technology with the introduction of the Macintosh in 1984. Today, Apple leads the world in innovation with iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV. Apple’s four software platforms—iOS, macOS, watchOS and tvOS—provide seamless experiences across all Apple devices. "
target: Silk Labs
Silk Labs is a machine learning company using on-device AI to empower businesses to build the next generation of intelligent connected devices. They were founded in 2015 and are based in San Mateo, CA.
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closed 2/21/2007 via Company Press Release

Openwave Systems, Inc., acquired WiderWeb Limited

synopsis: Openwave Systems Inc., the leading independent provider of software solutions for the communications and media industries, has completed the acquisition of WiderWeb Limited, a leading developer of mobile web access solutions.
buyer: Openwave Systems, Inc. (OPWV:$0.00)
Openwave Systems Inc. is one of the world's leading innovators of software applications and infrastructure designed to enable revenue-generating, personalized services, including merchandising and advertising, which converge the mobile and broadband experience across all of a user's devices. "
target: WiderWeb Limited
WiderWeb was begun in 2003 to aid web site owners in adding accessibility to their web sites, to meet the requirements of the UK Disability Discrimination Act and supported by the DTI Research & Development Grant scheme.
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closed 12/28/2007 via BusinessWire

Motricity, purchased Mobile Services Business from InfoSpace, Inc.

synopsis: InfoSpace, Inc. has completed the sale of its mobile services business to Motricity, Inc. for $135 million in cash. The Company expects to utilize a portion of its net operating loss carryforwards to offset substantially all of the taxable gain resulting from the sale, increasing the cash potentially available for distribution to shareholders.
buyer: Motricity (MOTR:$121.65)
Motricity is a global leader in Mobile Marketplace Management. Motricity's Fuel™ 5 platform and suite of managed services reduce the time-to-market for new mobile services, create new revenue streams and improve brand loyalty through expert mobile merchandising and customer relationship management. "
seller: InfoSpace, Inc. (BCOR:$754.95)
InfoSpace, Inc. is a leading developer of tools and technologies to help people discover and enjoy content and information – whether on a mobile phone or on the PC. InfoSpace uses its proprietary metasearch technology to power a portfolio of branded Web sites.
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closed 6/15/2006 via

Padcom Inc merged with NetMotion Wireless Inc,

synopsis: NetMotion Wireless, Inc., and Padcom, Inc., have agreed to merge in a deal that creates the largest dedicated provider of mobile VPN solutions in the industry. The new entity will offer enterprises the industry's leading mobile VPN technology, supported by extensive technical resources and a proven executive team.
buyer: NetMotion Wireless Inc
NetMotion Wireless is the developer of Mobility XE, a software-only Mobile VPN that provides secure, reliable connectivity for enterprise wireless networking. "
target: Padcom Inc
Padcom, Inc. was founded in 1989 with the goal of giving mobile workers easy-to-use and secure continuous wireless data connectivity.
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closed 8/10/2022 via BusinessWire

DNSFilter, Inc., acquired Guardian

synopsis: DNSFilter announced the acquisition of Guardian, a leading Firewall + VPN technology platform. Guardian is the safest and most secure way to protect privacy and data while using apps and browsing the web on an iOS device.
buyer parent: TechStars
buyer: DNSFilter, Inc.
DNSFilter is a cloud-delivered DNS based content filtering and threat protection service that protects an unlimited amount of networks without the need for any in-house hardware or appliances. "
target: Guardian
Guardian is a leading Firewall + VPN technology platform. Guardian is the safest and most secure way to protect privacy and data while using apps and browsing the web on an iOS device.
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closed 6/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

j2 Global, Inc., acquired Encrypt.me

synopsis: j2 Global, a leading Internet information and services company, has acquired Encrypt.me, a popular VPN service that helps their users stay secure. Encrypt.me offers an easy-to-use app that automatically detects unsafe connections and secures them. Encrypt.me enables users to keep their personal information secure when they're using public Wi-Fi.
buyer: j2 Global, Inc. (JCOM:$1,740.72)
j2 Global, Inc. is a leading Internet information and services company consisting of a portfolio of brands including IGN, Mashable, Speedtest, PCMag, Offers.com, Everyday Health and What To Expect in its Digital Media segment and eFax, Vipre, KeepItSafe and Livedrive in its Cloud Services segment. "
target: Encrypt.me
Encrypt.me is a popular VPN service that helps their users stay secure. Encrypt.me offers an easy-to-use app that automatically detects unsafe connections and secures them. Encrypt.me enables users to stay safe and keep their personal information secure online when they're using public Wi-Fi.
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closed 2/26/2020 via PR Newswire

Bark, Inc., acquired Router Limits

synopsis: Bark Technologies, the award-winning monitoring service that helps keep children safe online and in real life, announced its acquisition of Router Limits, a router-based online parental controls and internet management company.
buyer: Bark, Inc.
Bark helps keep children across the U.S. safe from issues like cyberbullying, online predators, adult content, depression, acts of violence, suicidal ideation, and more. Bark for Families monitors online activities and sends timely alerts to parents and guardians when it detects potential issues. "
target: Router Limits
Router Limits builds tools for subscribers to manage their WiFi network and mobile devices. Their cloud-based systems can schedule access, filter content, track usage, and monitor performance at a device level.
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closed 12/8/2021 via Company Press Release

IDShield, acquired Yourself.Online

synopsis: PPLSI has acquired yourself.online, an AI based service providing privacy and reputation management tools for social media and online accounts, and will integrate the company with into its IDShield brand. The acquisition will enable IDShield to expand its identity, privacy, security and reputation management capabilities.
buyer parent: LegalShield
buyer: IDShield
IDShield, a PPLSI cybersecurity brand, exists to empower a better tomorrow with identity theft solutions, privacy, and reputation management services for individuals and families. IDShield makes protection personal by offering customizable plans to meet each user's online security needs. "
target: Yourself.Online
Yourself.online is an intelligent assistant for individuals to manage and grow their online persona and reputation. Its technology scans social media platforms and helps people automatically find and delete old social media posts, photos and videos that can damage their online reputation.
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closed 7/20/2022 via PR Newswire

Branch Metrics, acquired Nova Launcher

synopsis: Branch, the leader in mobile linking and measurement, has acquired Nova Launcher, the most popular Android launcher. Nova Launcher is a powerful, customizable, and versatile home screen replacement. Nova brings advanced features to enhance home screens, but still remains a great, user-friendly choice for everyone.
buyer: Branch Metrics
Branch is a leading cross-platform linking and attribution platform that unifies user experience and measurement across different devices, platforms, and channels. Branch powers deep links that point back to apps for shares, invites, referrals, and more. "
target: Nova Launcher
Nova Launcher is a powerful, customizable, and versatile home screen replacement. Nova brings advanced features to enhance home screens, but still remains a great, user-friendly choice for everyone.
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closed 12/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Soluto, acquired Drippler

synopsis: Provider of digital protection services Soluto, owned by Asurion, is buying Israeli startup Drippler, which has developed a content recommendations and technical support app that helps smartphone users get the most out of their devices. Drippler's app provides tips for the smartphone's new features, apps, updates and more.
buyer parent: Asurion Corporation
buyer: Soluto
Soluto offers an all-in-one support and digital protection service that integrates an app, web portal, proactive communications, and incredible premier support technicians into one powerful service for their customers. They can even repair broken screens at users' homes. "
target: Drippler
Based in Israel, Drippler develops a content recommendations and technical support app designed to help smartphone users to get the most out of their devices. The app provides personalized tips and recommendations for the smartphone's new features, apps, updates, accessories and more.
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closed 11/16/2017 via PR Newswire

Dash Robotics, acquired Bots Alive

synopsis: Dash Robotics, a company that is building the backbone of connected toys by creating technology to reimagine what's possible for the world's leading toy and gaming brands, announced the acquisition of Bots Alive, a robotics and AI company that uses computer vision and machine learning to bring life-like behavior to toys.
buyer: Dash Robotics
Dash Robotics is creating the backbone of connected toys. Their Platform for Connected Toys enables rapid development of hardware, software and backend analytics, making it easy to transform traditional toys and brands for the digital age. "
target: Bots Alive
Bots Alive builds software for toy makers to create novel play experiences by transforming ordinary toys into autonomous characters that think and act for themselves. Bots Alive's technology is optimized for mobile devices enabling users to leverage their smartphones as the toy’s eyes and brain.
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closed 9/26/2013 via Reuters

Ford Motor Company, acquired Livio Connect

synopsis: Ford has bought software company Livio in a move the automaker hopes will beef up its in-car connectivity that is critical to winning over younger, more affluent buyers. The acquisition will also help promote the automaker's method of connecting smartphones with the vehicle as an industry standard, which will help speed the pace of app development
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$136,341.00)
Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. The company provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. "
target: Livio Connect
Livio Connect is a liaison between consumers' various apps and hardware devices. It’s a protocol that enables users to control today’s apps with their voice or fingers through the physical buttons on hardware equipment — including enabled car stereos, televisions, and home audio systems.
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closed 3/1/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Modaxo Inc., acquired TransLoc

synopsis: Modaxo Inc., a global technology organization focused on moving the world’s people, announced the acquisition of TransLoc Inc., a provider of microtransit, on-demand services, and fixed route transportation solutions for public transit, universities, and transit operators, from Ford Motor Company.
buyer: Modaxo Inc.
Modaxo is a a global collective of technology companies focused on public transportation. Their businesses are focused on one thing, delivering software and technology solutions that help connect people with the places they need to go for work, family, and everyday life. "
target parent: Ford Motor Company
target: TransLoc
TransLoc Inc. is a provider of microtransit, on-demand services, and fixed route transportation solutions for public transit, universities, and transit operators.
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announced 6/17/2021 via Company Press Release

Ford Motor Company, will acquire Electriphi

synopsis: Ford, one of the largest automobile makers in the world, will acquire Electriphi, a leading provider of electric vehicle (EV) fleet and energy management solutions. Electriphi simplifies the transition to EV fleets. Their software provides an end-to-end view of EV fleet operations with real-time status for vehicles, chargers and other fleet assets.
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$136,341.00)
Ford Motor Company is a global company based in Dearborn, Michigan. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs and electrified vehicles and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification, autonomous vehicles and mobility solutions. "
target: Electriphi
Electriphi is a leading provider of electric vehicle (EV) fleet and energy management solutions. Electriphi simplifies the transition to EV fleets. Their software provides an end-to-end view of EV fleet operations with real-time status for vehicles, chargers, and other fleet assets.
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closed 9/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Fair, acquired Canvas

synopsis: Fair, a FinTech company that has built a smartphone-based car leasing platform, has acquired Canvas, an online platform for personalized car leasing that includes insurance, maintenance, and warranty coverage, from its owner Ford Motor Credit. The Canvas business will continue to operate, but it will gradually switch over to the Fair brand.
buyer: Fair
Fair is a FinTech company that provides a new way to shop, get approved, and pay for a car all from a phone. The company provides customers with the freedom to drive the car they want for as long as they want, and the flexibility to turn it in at any time. "
target parent: Ford Motor Company
target: Canvas
Canvas is an online platform that offers convenient and personalized monthly car subscriptions from 3-12+ months. All of Canvas' cars come with everything customers need to hit the road, like insurance, maintenance, and warranty coverage.
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closed 7/31/2019 via Company Press Release

Ford Motor Company, acquired Quantum Signal LLC

synopsis: Ford Motor Company, one of the largest automobile makers in the world, has acquired Quantum Signal, a company that has worked on the cutting edge of mobile robotics for numerous clients, including the military and helped the military develop software that allowed it to remotely control robotic vehicles from thousands of miles away.
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$136,341.00)
Ford Motor Company is one of the largest automobile makers in the world. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs and electrified vehicles and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification, autonomous vehicles and mobility solutions. "
target: Quantum Signal LLC
Quantum Signal has worked on the cutting edge of mobile robotics for numerous clients, including the military. Quantum Signal helped the military develop software that allowed it to remotely control robotic vehicles from thousands of miles away.
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closed 11/9/2018 via BusinessWire

Ford Motor Company, acquired Spin

synopsis: Ford Smart Mobility, LLC, a division of Ford Motor Company, has acquired Spin, a San Francisco-based electric scooter-sharing company that provides customers an alternative for first- and last-mile transportation.
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$136,341.00)
Ford Motor Company, is one of the largest automobile makers in the world. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs and electrified vehicles and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification, autonomous vehicles and mobility solutions. "
target: Spin
Spin is a San Francisco-based electric scooter-sharing company that provides customers an alternative for first- and last-mile transportation. They currently serve more than 50 markets in the US, including Seattle, Dallas, Washington DC, Charlotte, and Miami.
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closed 1/25/2018 via BNC Analysis

Ford Motor Company, acquired TransLoc

synopsis: Ford Motor Company, one of the largest automobile makers in the world, has bought TransLoc through its subsidiary Ford Smart Mobility LLC. TransLoc makes software platforms for transit agencies, cities and universities. TransLoc offers software that helps public-owned transit systems more efficiently respond to demand.
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$136,341.00)
Ford Motor Company, is one of the largest automobile makers in the world. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs and electrified vehicles and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification, autonomous vehicles and mobility solutions. "
target: TransLoc
TransLoc makes software platforms for transit agencies, cities and universities. TransLoc offers software that helps public-owned transit systems more efficiently respond to demand. The company works with cities across the country.
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closed 1/25/2018 via BNC Analysis

Ford Motor Company, acquired Autonomic

synopsis: Ford Motor Company, the premier automobile maker, has bought Autonomic through its subsidiary Ford Smart Mobility LLC. Autonomic creates cloud-based platforms for transportation companies. Their Transportation Mobility Cloud is a platform that connects urban mobility systems with the goal of creating a safer transportation network.
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$136,341.00)
Ford Motor Company, is one of the largest automobile makers in the world. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs and electrified vehicles and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification, autonomous vehicles and mobility solutions. "
target: Autonomic
Autonomic creates cloud-based platforms for transportation companies. Their Transportation Mobility Cloud is a platform that connects the diverse components of today’s urban mobility systems with the goal of creating a safer, more efficient and sustainable transportation network.
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Ford Motor Company, acquired Argo AI, LLC

synopsis: Ford Motor Company, one of the largest automobile makers in the world, has acquired Argo AI, an artificial intelligence company dedicated to self-driving vehicles. Argo AI is developing and deploying the latest advancements in artificial intelligence, machine learning and computer vision to help build safe and efficient self-driving vehicles.
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$136,341.00)
Ford Motor Company is one of the largest automobile makers in the world. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs and electrified vehicles and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification, autonomous vehicles and mobility solutions. "
target: Argo AI, LLC
Argo AI is an artificial intelligence company dedicated to self-driving vehicles. The company is developing and deploying the latest advancements in artificial intelligence, machine learning and computer vision to help build safe and efficient self-driving vehicles.
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closed 8/17/2016 via BNC Analysis

Ford Motor Company, acquired SAIPS

synopsis: Ford Motor Co., a global automotive industry leader, has acquired SAIPS, an Israeli company that develops technologies that are key to self-driving vehicles. SAIPS is a world-class provider of customized algorithmic solutions in the fields of computer vision and machine learning.
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$136,341.00)
Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. The company provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. "
target: SAIPS
SAIPS is a world-class provider of customized algorithmic solutions in the fields of computer vision and machine learning. They are an Israeli company that develops technologies that are key to self-driving vehicles.
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closed 6/2/2016 via PE Hub

Providence Equity Partners Inc., acquired OEConnection LLC

synopsis: OEConnection LLC (OEC), a leading automotive parts technology provider for original equipment manufacturers’ (OEM) distribution networks, facilitating an estimated $20 billion in annual replacement parts trade, announced that Providence Equity Partners will acquire a majority equity stake in OEC.
buyer: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
Providence is a premier global asset management firm with $45 billion in assets under management across complementary private equity and credit businesses. Providence pioneered a sector-focused approach to private equity investing. "
target parent: Ford Motor Company
target: OEConnection LLC
OEConnection is the leading parts ecommerce technology provider for OEM distribution networks, serving over 20 OEMs, 100,000 dealership and repair customers. Customers use OEC solutions millions of times each month to access real-time, dynamic pricing and to move original equipment parts.
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closed 9/26/2013 via Reuters

Ford Motor Company, acquired Livio Connect

synopsis: Ford has bought software company Livio in a move the automaker hopes will beef up its in-car connectivity that is critical to winning over younger, more affluent buyers. The acquisition will also help promote the automaker's method of connecting smartphones with the vehicle as an industry standard, which will help speed the pace of app development
buyer: Ford Motor Company (F:$136,341.00)
Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. The company provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. "
target: Livio Connect
Livio Connect is a liaison between consumers' various apps and hardware devices. It’s a protocol that enables users to control today’s apps with their voice or fingers through the physical buttons on hardware equipment — including enabled car stereos, televisions, and home audio systems.
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announced 10/10/2012 via PR Newswire

DealerTrack, Inc., will purchase iConnect Direct DMS from Ford Motor Company of Canada, Ltd.

synopsis: DealerTrack announced that DealerTrack Canada will acquire the assets of Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited's iCONNECT Direct DMS business. iCONNECT Direct is an internal dealership managment software application.
buyer: DealerTrack, Inc. (TRAK:$993.05)
DealerTrack's intuitive and high-value web-based software solutions and services enhance efficiency and profitability for all major segments of the automotive retail industry, including dealers, lenders, OEMs, third-party retailers, agents, and aftermarket providers. "
seller parent: Ford Motor Company
seller: Ford Motor Company of Canada, Ltd.
Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited, manufactures vehicles, engines, and automotive accessories. The company also operates iCONNECT Direct, an internal Dealership Managment Software.
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Ticker: ASX:WGL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wangle Technologies Limited
Wangle Technologies Limited
Wangle Technologies is an Australian company that develops network optimising technologies. Their Wangle Mobile VPN app is Australia's best mobile VPN for secure, private browsing. Their Family Insights app allows parents to analyse their children’s online activity and detect emerging threats.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$0.01
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.06)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.08)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1
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Ticker: OTCBB:SITO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Single Touch Interactive, Inc.
Single Touch Systems, Inc. is a technology based mobile solutions provider serving businesses, advertisers and brands. Single Touch's multi-channel messaging gateway enables marketers to reach consumers on all types of connected devices.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$8.75
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.24)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.47)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
16
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Ticker: MOTR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Motricity, Inc.
Motricity, Inc.
Motricity is a mobile data solutions provider exclusively focused on the rapidly growing mobile Internet market. It serves some of the world's largest mobile operators and enterprises, simplifying the mobile Internet and creating high value and highly relevant mobile experiences for consumers.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$121.65
EBITDA ($mm)
($11.69)
EBIT ($mm)
($22.01)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
297
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Ticker: OTCPK:CHIC.F
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ChitrChatr Communications Inc.
ChitrChatr Communications Inc.
ChitrChatr Communications Inc. (CHICF) is a Comprehensive Communications Platform in multiple languages for worldwide distribution. Users can make and receive Voice Calls, send and receive Text, Fax, Instant Messages, Emails and integrates with all online Social Networks.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.27)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.31)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: KOSE:A035720
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kakao
Kakao
Kakao is South Korea’s dominant mobile messaging app. Kakao is a South Korean internet company established in 2014. It was formed from a merger of Daum Communications and Kakao to Daum Kakao in 2014, and Daum Kakao changed its name to Kakao in 2015.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$3,683.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$637.89
EBIT ($mm)
$401.79
Net Income ($mm)
$137.89
Employees
2300
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Ticker: JASDAQ:942
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nepro Japan Co. Ltd.
Nepro Japan Co. Ltd.
NEPRO Japan Co., Ltd is a mobile sales group, that offers all kinds of mobile solutions, including payment processing, mobile games, and more.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$131.54
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.05
EBIT ($mm)
$0.41
Net Income ($mm)
$22.49
Employees
309
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Ticker: SEHK:700
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tencent Holdings Ltd.
Tencent Holdings Ltd.
Tencent Holdings Limited is an investment holding company involved in providing internet and mobile value-added services (VAS), online advertising services and e-commerce transactions services
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$83,589.72
EBITDA ($mm)
$26,174.19
EBIT ($mm)
$18,482.87
Net Income ($mm)
$33,551.52
Employees
116213
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Ticker: OTCPK:LIVC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Live Current Media, Inc.
Live Current Media, Inc.
Live Current Media is a media technology company. Live Current Media offers Kast, an online and mobile hangout platform. Kast is a virtual living room that enables friends and people from different locations to gather together to watch movies, play games and chat.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
24
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Ticker: AIM:CROS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kape Technologies plc
Kape Technologies plc
Based in the UK, Kape is a leading 'privacy-first' digital security software provider to consumers. Through its range of privacy and security products, Kape focuses on protecting consumers and their personal data as they go about their daily digital lives.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$158.73
EBITDA ($mm)
$46.38
EBIT ($mm)
$27.85
Net Income ($mm)
$36.19
Employees
364
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American Well Corporation
Amwell is a leading telehealth platform in the United States and globally, connecting and enabling providers, insurers, patients, and innovators to deliver greater access to more affordable, higher quality care. Amwell believes that digital care delivery will transform healthcare.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$249.15
EBITDA ($mm)
($230.04)
EBIT ($mm)
($240.42)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
812
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Ticker: ASX:RAP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ResApp Health
ResApp Health
ResApp Health is a mobile telehealth solution based in Australia. ResApp Health assists doctors and empowers patients to diagnose and manage respiratory disease. Their solution allows doctors to instantly diagnose respiratory diseases from the sound of their patient’s cough or breathing.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$0.05
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.93)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.04)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
510
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Ticker: NTGR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NETGEAR, Inc.
NETGEAR, Inc. designs innovative, branded technology solutions that address the specific networking, storage, and security needs of small- to medium-sized businesses and home users.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$1,321.23
EBITDA ($mm)
$149.01
EBIT ($mm)
$115.90
Net Income ($mm)
$75.55
Employees
963
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Ticker: XTRA:VOW3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Volkswagen AG
The Volkswagen Group with its headquarters in Wolfsburg is one of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe. In 2014, the Group increased the number of vehicles delivered to customers to 10.137 million (2013: 9.731 million).
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$269,203.94
EBITDA ($mm)
$14,440.93
EBIT ($mm)
$8,230.43
Net Income ($mm)
$5,573.65
Employees
664196
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Ticker: XTRA:DAI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Daimler AG
Daimler AG is one of the world's most successful automotive companies. Daimler Group is one of the biggest producers of premium cars and the world's biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles with a global reach.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$191,616.03
EBITDA ($mm)
$7,381.27
EBIT ($mm)
$1,236.78
Net Income ($mm)
$423.14
Employees
298611
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Ticker: F
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ford Motor Company
Ford Motor Company
Ford Motor Company,is one of the largest automobile makers in the world. The company designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs and electrified vehicles and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification, autonomous vehicles and mobility solutions.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$136,341.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$16,227.00
EBIT ($mm)
$10,589.00
Net Income ($mm)
$17,937.00
Employees
183000
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Ticker: GM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
General Motors Corporation
General Motors Corporation
General Motors, one of the world's largest automakers, traces its roots back to 1908. With its global headquarters in Detroit, GM employs 205,000 people in every major region of the world and does business in some 157 countries.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$127,004.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$25,717.00
EBIT ($mm)
$13,666.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: DB:BMW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
BMW Group
BMW Group
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft (BMW Group), together with its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture and sale of cars and motorcycles worldwide. Its Automotive segment develops, manufactures, assembles, and sells cars and off-road vehicles under the BMW, MINI, and Rolls-Royce brands.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$119,863.69
EBITDA ($mm)
$16,131.65
EBIT ($mm)
$11,785.58
Net Income ($mm)
$9,306.15
Employees
129545
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Ticker: KOSE:A005380
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hyundai Motor Company
Hyundai Motor Company
Hyundai is a globally recognized brand that offers a variety of technology products throughout the world. Hyundai is constantly expanding the possibilities of computing and storage/memory not only due to our organic growth, but our competitive edge and our constant breakthroughs with products.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$97,399.02
EBITDA ($mm)
$9,937.66
EBIT ($mm)
$6,209.42
Net Income ($mm)
$4,817.46
Employees
70388
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Ticker: ENXTPA:UG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Groupe PSA
Groupe PSA
Based in France, Groupe PSA designs unique automotive experiences and delivers mobility solutions to meet all customer expectations. The Group has five car brands, Peugeot, Citroën, DS, Opel and Vauxhall, and provides a wide array of mobility and smart services under the Free2Move brand.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$72,382.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$7,048.13
EBIT ($mm)
$5,111.79
Net Income ($mm)
$2,311.13
Employees
170000
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Ticker: KOSE:A000270
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kia Corporation
Kia Corporation
Drawing from its 77 years of experience and know-how as a global automaker, Kia is a provider of innovative mobility experiences that go beyond the automotive manufacturing industry. Kia is popularizing eco-friendly vehicles through its electric vehicles.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$58,021.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$6,668.96
EBIT ($mm)
$4,895.72
Net Income ($mm)
$4,087.87
Employees
33947
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Ticker: TSE:7201
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nissan Motor Corporation
Nissan Motor Corporation
Nissan is a global full-line vehicle manufacturer that sells more than 60 models under the Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. In fiscal year 2015, the company sold more than 5.4 million vehicles globally, generating revenue of 12.19 trillion yen.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$117,432.70
EBITDA ($mm)
$11,871.62
EBIT ($mm)
$7,623.20
Net Income ($mm)
$4,988.66
Employees
161925
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Ticker: ENXTPA:RNO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Groupe Renault
Groupe Renault
Groupe Renault has been making cars since 1898. Today it is an international multi-brand group, selling more than 2.8 million vehicles in 125 countries in 2015, with 36 manufacturing sites, 12,000 points of sales and employing more than 120,000 people.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$67,452.99
EBITDA ($mm)
$6,956.13
EBIT ($mm)
$4,487.75
Net Income ($mm)
$5,318.52
Employees
180000
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Ticker: TSLA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tesla Motors, Inc.
Tesla Motors, Inc.
Tesla’s mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy through increasingly affordable electric vehicles in addition to renewable energy generation. California-based Tesla is committed to having the best-in-class in safety, performance, and reliability in all Tesla cars.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$24,941.43
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,332.33
EBIT ($mm)
$333.62
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
48817
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Ticker: THO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Thor Industries Inc.
Thor Industries Inc.
THOR Industries is the sole owner of operating companies which, combined, represent the world’s largest manufacturer of recreational vehicles. For over 40 years, THOR has been helping families connect with nature and one another. They've enabled innumerable journeys and adventures.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$14,885.47
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,545.29
EBIT ($mm)
$1,284.81
Net Income ($mm)
$922.40
Employees
31000
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Ticker: DB:PAH3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Porsche Automobil Holding SE
Porsche Automobil Holding SE is a Germany-based holding company engaged in the automobile manufacture industry. The Company is engaged in the holding and managing of its investments in Volkswagen AG, through which the Company manages twelve motor brands from seven European countries.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$115.69
EBITDA ($mm)
($53.91)
EBIT ($mm)
($67.39)
Net Income ($mm)
$3,900.93
Employees
935
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