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Yolanda Redrup / Financial Review:
Twitter launches Moments in Australia, partnering with the ABC, BuzzFeed Australia, and more   —  Twitter launches Moments in Australia, as it tries to win back old users  —  Twitter is launching its Moments feature in Australia on Wednesday, aiming to bring its non-active users …
Mar 1, 2016, 11:50 PMIn context
Paul Smith / The Australian Financial Review:
Xero lands $100M backing from Accel Partners for US expansion ahead of expected IPO   —  Xero lands $NZ132.9 million backing from Accel Partners ahead of US listing  —  Online accounting software maker Xero has scored a $NZ132.9 million ($US100 million) investment from Silicon Valley …
Feb 24, 2015, 10:20 PMIn context
AFR:
Apple head of retail Angela Ahrendts visits flagship store in Sydney as new iPhones go on sale in Australia   —  Fun, phones and fights as Apple opens the doors for iPhone 6 sales  —  Apple stores across the country opened at 8am to the customary sounds of cheers from Apple staff and rush …
Sep 18, 2014, 9:20 PMIn context
Neil Chenoweth / Financial Review:
Apple moved $8.9B in untaxed profits from Australia to Irish subsidiary in last decade   —  How Ireland got Apple's $9bn profit  —  US tech giant Apple has shifted an estimated $8.9 billion in untaxed profits from its Australian operations to a tax haven structure in Ireland in the last decade …
Mar 6, 2014, 4:55 AMIn context
Christopher Joye / Financial Review:
Huawei spies for China, says ex-CIA head   —  The former head of the US Central ­Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency, Michael Hayden, believes Chinese telecommunications manufacturer Huawei Technologies is a significant security threat to Australia and the US …
Jul 19, 2013, 6:40 AMIn context
Paul Smith / Financial Review:
BlackBerry chief lays out survival plan and says iPhone is old news   —  BlackBerry chief exectutive officer Thorsten Heins has said the rapidly advancing global smartphone market has left Apple's iPhone in its wake, and predicted his company would have 100,000 native apps available …
Mar 18, 2013, 8:20 AMIn context
James Hutchinson / Australian Financial Review:
Legal twist in Apple, Samsung case   —  A two-year legal battle between smartphone rivals Apple and Samsung has taken an unprecedented twist in Australia, with two Federal Court judges now hearing the case together.  —  The case, which began in 2011, resumed in the Federal Court this week.
Feb 25, 2013, 10:00 PMIn context
David Ramli / Financial Review:
Adobe cuts Australian prices after inquiry summons   —  US software giant Adobe has bowed to public pressure and slashed the price of some of its products for Australian customers a day after being ordered to front a parliamentary committee hearing in Canberra.
Feb 12, 2013, 8:15 AMIn context
Paul Smith / Financial Review:
Nokia chief suggests Windows tablets on the way   —  Nokia chief executive Stephen Elop has given the clearest indication yet that the Finnish mobile phone stalwart will soon make its assault on the booming tablet computer market, and a windows-based device is the most likely starting point.
Feb 4, 2013, 11:20 AMIn context
John Davidson / Financial Review:
Microsoft urged to ditch Windows brand by Dell   —  Top Dell executives warned Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer against sticking with the Windows brand for its new tablet operating system Reuters  —  A top Dell executive warned Microsoft boss Steve Ballmer not to call its new tablet operating system …
Dec 17, 2012, 11:05 AMIn context

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