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BioClinica Now Acquires Synowledge, a Pharmaco-vigilance Company

BioClinica Inc., a global specialty clinical trials services provider, has acquired Synowledge, a pharmaco-vigilance firm with offices in India and Japan, as part of its expansion strategy in Europe, Asia and the US. The details of the deal amount were not revealed by the company. Synowledge is a specialized Pharmacovigilance, regulatory affairs and IT services provider to life sciences organizations ...

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Why Twitter is Google’s Best Bet to Buy Now?

Google has announced withdrawal of its much-hyped Google+ not without reason and the latest rumor is that the search giant is eyeing Twitter to replace all its social media needs in one go. Instead of weaning away Facebook-users to its Google+ platform with similar features and four years of uy Twitter, suggested Mashable, the tech website. As a late realization, ...

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Google Acquires Alto-based Mobile App Startup Pixate, Slashes Design Charges 10 Times Down

Google has acquired an Alto-based startup called Pixate, which is into mobile apps prototyping tool with all its staff joining Google’s design team. As is the case with Google always, it never disclosed the deal amount. It was Pixate that made the announcement on its blog. Pixate said that the Google acquisition will help it expand and improve the app ...

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Google may buy Softcard but employees not happy

Google has always been on the look out for potential futuristic companies with software prowess and currently it is eyeing the mobile-payments company Softcard. With its almost fading Google Wallet, Google may be setting its sight on the company to use it as an effective interface, to cater the needs of the U.S. wireless carriers setting itself against the more ...

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SEBI for banning wilful defaulters from accessing market and takeovers

Indian market regulator SEBI Monday proposed to ban wilful defaulters as defined by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) from accessing the public for funds and from taking over other listed companies. In a discussion paper on proposed amendments to regulations framed under SEBI Act, 1992 for Imposing Restrictions on Wilful Defaulters, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has ...

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How Reliance Took Over Network 18 by Surprise?

"I’m quitting. Reliance wants to take over," were the last words Raghav Bahl said to his board members, bringing curtains down on journalists’ driven media outfit Network18 on May 27, 2014. In a most vivid description of the things that went wrong with Network 18 media group, which was taken over by India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani in a clever ...

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