Elliott's Gigamon bid stalls amid price disagreements: sources

(Reuters) – Hedge fund Elliott Management Corp’s attempt to acquire U.S. networking software maker Gigamon Inc has ground to a halt over price disagreements, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. The development is a setback for Elliott’s private equity arm, Evergreen Coast Capital Partners, as it seeks to become a credible buyer of […] Read more »

Lyft, Uber poach key Twitter engineers, managers amid turmoil

By Yasmeen Abutaleb SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Ride services Lyft and Uber have poached dozens of key Twitter employees over the past year, including top engineering managers, to help personalize their apps. Twitter’s management turmoil and 44 percent stock fall over the last 12 months have helped Lyft and Uber recruit key talent, as the […] Read more »