Oracle to Acquire Cerner for $28.3 Billion

Oracle said Monday it has agreed to pay $28.3 billion. Cerner, a major vendor of electronic health records. The deal is the largest ever acquisition by database giant Oracle, and a sign that some major tech companies see healthcare as a growth opportunity. For Cerner, the deal is not just a payday, but a merger […]

PayPal Said To Be In Talks To Acquire Pinterest In A $45 Billion Deal

Digital payments company PayPal has offered to buy digital pinboard company Pinterest in a deal worth nearly $45 billion, according to people familiar with the discussions. People said PayPal is offering Pinterest about $70 per share, a 25 percent increase from Pinterest’s opening price on Wednesday. Pinterest shares rose nearly 13 percent following reports of […]