FT parent Nikkei confirms it has acquired new media startup Deal Street Asia

It’s official: Nikkei, the Japanese media firm that owns the FT, has confirmed that it has acquired Singapore-based new media startup Deal Street Asia. (The Nikkei announcement is buried behind

New Financial Times And Economist Owners Ponder The Future Of Digital Media

Who saw the recent sale of the Financial Times (FT) from Pearson to Nikkei for $1.3 billion coming? The sale of The Economist, also owned by Pearson, three weeks later, was less of a surprise, as Pear

Japan’s Nikkei Buys The Financial Times Group From Pearson For $1.3B

Some more M&A afoot in the media industry. Pearson has sold the Financial Times Group to Japan’s Nikkei Inc for £844 million ($1.3 billion) in cash. The news comes after a morning of ferv

Evernote Raises $20M From Japanese Media Giant Nikkei, Forms Content Partnership For Evernote Context

<a target="_blank" href="">Evernote</a> announced today that it has raised $20 million in new capital from <a target="_blank" href="

Nikkei, Japan's business newspaper, pulls some 2001 anti-linking tricks

<img src="">Remember back during the days of Netscape when folks tried to use Javascript to prevent you from copying their ima

Report: Sony and Sharp shake hands in another LCD TV deal

<img src="" /> Globally speaking, there is one clear leader in the LCD TV business: Samsung. The company commands a 23.2% share in t

Inside the MacBook Air: Screws, screws, more screws

  The Nikkei Electronic Teardown Squad recently tore down the MacBook Air. What did the team find? Surprises abound. Also, screws. Many, many screws.