merger

galaxies

Hubble Captures Image of Galaxies Colliding 230 Million Light Years Away

The picture is a preview of the impending collision between the Milky Way and Andromeda galaxies in four billion years.
Becky Ferreira
3.11.19
tech

This Short Film Imagines the Terrifying, AI-Fueled Future of Work

In Keiichi Matsuda's short film, a hapless worker competes with AI in a future where humans have been proven to be less efficient than machines.
Rob Dozier
1.15.19
FCC

Sinclair’s Immigration Propaganda Foreshadows the Perils of Media Merger Mania

Sinclair continues to take heat for aggressively-misleading local “news” broadcasts as it pursues its $4 billion merger with Tribune—and a total domination of local media.
Karl Bode
6.26.18
telecom

The Jobs-and-Competition-Killing T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Is Back On

Here comes yet another competition and job-killing mega-merger that nobody asked for.
Karl Bode
4.13.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Feds to scrap humanitarian protections for US Haitians, Charlie Rose accused of serial sexual misconduct, Border Patrol union attributes agent's death to ambush, and more.
VICE Staff
11.21.17
HBO

AT&T’s $85 Billion Time Warner Buyout Faces Tough Federal Scrutiny

US regulators will examine the merger closely for evidence of antitrust harm.
Sam Gustin
10.23.16
beer

There Is Now Nothing to Stand in the Way of the World's Largest Beer Merger

Despite a recent crackdown by the US Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission on a spate of mergers, the US government has now officially approved the incorporation of these two beer giants.
Alex Swerdloff
7.21.16
Restaurants

Why Marc Vetri Sold His Restaurant Empire to Urban Outfitters

The Philadelphia-born-and-based chef and restaurateur has thoroughly rocked the culinary landscape with the announcement last Monday that he sold almost his entire restaurant group—Vetri Family— to, of all places, the clothing conglomerate Urban...
Alex Swerdloff
11.24.15
beer

A Merger of the Two Largest Beer Companies Could Change the Global Beverage Industry

The merger would amount to a really, really big company—possibly one that could take over the cornerstone soda corporations of the American beverage business.
Alex Swerdloff
9.23.15
Money

No More Free Cheese Sticks for Kraft Employees

In the wake of its merger with Heinz, cost-cutting at Kraft has resulted in an end to the boundless cheese sticks and infinite Jell-O that employees once enjoyed.
Munchies Staff
7.31.15