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Amazon Reportedly To Buy Spain-Based BuyVip For $96.5 Mln

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Amazon.com (AMZN) has agreed to buy Spanish Internet retailer BuyVip for about $96.5 million, the Wall Street Journal reports, citing “a person close to the matter.” The story said the deal will be announced this week. BuyVip offers overstock items from designer brands at significant discounts.
The story said the site [...]

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Yahoo To Buy Associated Content

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Yahoo (YHOO) this afternoon said it has agreed to acquire Associated Content Inc., a site which publishes content from a network of about 380,000 contributors.
The company said the site gets more than 16 million unique users a month. The deal is expected to close in Q3; terms were not disclosed.

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Yahoo To Buy Citzen Sports?

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Yahoo (YHOO) may be planning to buy Citizen Sports, a San Francisco-based maker of sports-related apps and games for the iPhone and Facebook, AllThingsD reports. Investors in the site include Kleiner Perkins and various sports figures, including former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman, former San Francisco 49ers tight end Brent Jones and the former sports agent and current San Diego Padres co-owner Jeff Moorad.

AllThingsD said the site could sell for $40 million to $50 million.

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