Germany’s B2X raises $15 million, acquires services company in India and gains Apple as a customer

Munich, Germany-headquartered B2X Care Solutions, which specialises in customer care solutions for smartphones, has secured $15 million in Series B funding in a round led by Earlybird VC. The company has also acquired The Service Solutions (TSS), an Indian services company that provides managed care services to smartphone manufacturers across the world. A crucial part […]

EU antitrust regulators approve Facebook’s $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp

Europe’s antitrust regulators have - as expected - given the green light for Facebook’s $19 billion acquisition of messaging apps maker WhatsApp, sans conditions. The decision was communicated on Friday morning, with European Competition CommissionerJoaquin Almunia commenting: “We have carefully reviewed this proposed acquisition and come to the conclusion that it would not hamper competition […]