Deal site Tippr bought by nCrowd

Updated at 7:40 a.m. with comments from Tippr CEO Martin Tobias. Tippr, the heavily-funded Seattle daily deals platform, has been acquired in a deal of undisclosed size by Atlanta’s nCrowd. Kara Swisher at All Things D reports that the acquisition comes amid a “tough environment” for daily deal sites, including larger rivals such as Groupon… Read More


Facing Nasdaq delisting, struggling Motricity proposes reorganization plan

Facing a delisting notice from the Nasdaq Stock Market, struggling mobile software company Motricity is currently weighing a reorganization plan in which it would become a wholly owned subsidiary of a newly-formed Delaware corporation by the name of Mobile Systems Corp. In a SEC filing today, Motricity said that it received a delisting notice from the… Read More


AT&T considers next move amid messy bid for T-Mobile

AT&T today issued a statement on its bid for T-Mobile, saying that it has asked the court to stay the proceedings until January 18th as it contemplates its next move. The pending $39 billion merger has been plagued by government intervention and lawsuits, and late last month AT&T decided to pull its application from the FCC…. Read More