Why Microsoft Bought GitHub for $7.5 Billion

In the age of SMAC, if you are not leading on Social Media, Mobile, Analytics or Cloud, the best option is to acquire a company, especially when the incumbent leaders are tenuously supreme and category-kings. Microsoft has few other options…

These are eight reasons why Google bought Motorola. It is adapted from a report from IHS iSuppli.     Google wants to play a big role in the emerging ICT consolidation as Tekedia has noted. With this and possibly one…