Microsoft buys LinkedIn for $26.2B in cash, makes big move into social media enterprise — Welcome to Barbrah Musamba Chama Mumba’s Blog

Microsoft, today, announced that it is acquiring LinkedIn, the social network for professionals with 433 million users, for $26 billion, on $196 per share, in cash. The transaction has already been approved by the boards of LinkedIn and Microsoft. LinkedIn is keeping its branding and product. It will become a part of Microsoft’s productivity and […]

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The E.U. Won’t Discuss Trade With the U.K. Until Brexit Happens — TIME

The head of trade for the European Union says that the United Kingdom will not be entitled to negotiate its place at Europe’s economic table until it makes good on its apparent commitment to leave the E.U. “First you exit, then you negotiate,” Cecilia Malmstrom, the Swedish official who serves as the European Commissioner for…

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