NVIDIA joins Intel in bidding war for major Israeli chip maker

If you needed any further evidence that NVIDIA is becoming more of a direct competitor for Intel, you might just have it. A Calcalist source claimed that NVIDIA has made an offer to acquire Mellanox, a chip maker best known for its high-performance computing and networking tech. While it’s not clear how much NVIDIA has […]

eBay: Rare £2 coin sparks bidding war and sells for £200 – could you spot one?

This rare £2 coin has sold for the whopping sum of £205. The 2012 Charles Dickens £2 was created to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the birth of the British writer. The coin, with a reverse designed by Matthew Dent, reads “Something will turn up” along the edge. There are 8,190,000 meaning the coin is […]

From a 7-figure bidding war to a last-minute ending reshoot: Inside how The Rock’s thrilling summer movie ‘Skyscraper’ was made

Universal Pictures “Skyscraper” is the second time director Rawson Marshall Thurber and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson have worked together, the first being the hit comedy “Central Intelligence.” Thurber explained to Business Insider how he worked with Johnson on “Skyscraper.” This included insight on the bidding war for the movie, and why the two felt the […]

Chelsea brace themselves for Man Utd to kick-off Willian bidding war with Barcelona

The Stamford Bridge club expect Manchester United to make their move for the Brazil international, with Old Trafford chief Jose Mourinho intent on recruiting Willian this summer, and set to start a bidding war. Mourinho is a major fan of Willian, who was one of the few Chelsea players to perform for him as his […]

Once Upon a Time's Lana Parrilla Talks Directing Debut, Bidding Regina Adieu: 'This Has Been a Huge Part of My Life'

For this Friday’s episode of Once Upon a Time (ABC, 8/7c), original cast member Lana Parrilla found herself behind as well as in front of the camera. Making her directorial debut, Parrilla helped bring to life a revamped tale of Hansel and Gretel, the former of which we now know to be Hyperion Heights’ Candy […]

Swype is reportedly bidding the consumer keyboard biz farewell

It may be time to find a new go-to keyboard if you’re still using Swype after all these years. Swype parent company Nuance told XDA Developers that the development of Swype with Dragon Dictation for Android has been discontinued. No more future updates, no more new features — the keyboard is apparently dead. Further, the […]

Universal Lands ‘Red Notice’ in Fierce Bidding War, Earning Star Dwayne Johnson a $20 Million Payday

Dwayne Johnson just became $ 20 million richer. The Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle actor and star of not one, but two, upcoming summer blockbusters had Hollywood all in a tizzy, with multiple studios engaging in a fierce bidding war for his thriller Red Notice. Ultimately, Universal came out on top in one of the biggest movie studio deals […]

Trump reportedly complains about why he can’t just have ‘my guys’ at the ‘Trump Justice Department’ do his bidding

President Donald Trump reportedly complained about why he can’t get “my guys” at the “Trump Justice Department” to do his bidding. The comments were published in a Saturday Washington Post report. President Donald Trump has complained in recent weeks that he doesn’t understand why he can’t just order “my guys” at the “Trump Justice Department” […]

Unified auction, not header bidding, drives more revenue for mobile in-game advertising

GUEST: Optimizing ads are a hot topic these days, and we’re constantly witnessing disruption aimed at improving advertising transaction standards. Why? At the end of the day, it’s all about one thing — helping publishers maximize their revenue, and part of that discussion has been around a topic called header bidding. What is header bidding? […]