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Dina Bass / Bloomberg:
VMware Q4 exceeds expectations, $1.7B revenue, $1.08 EPS, adds $1B to buyback program   —  VMware Profit Exceeds Analysts' Estimates on New Contracts  —  VMware Inc. (VMW), the software maker whose parent company, EMC Corp., has been targeted by an activist investor, reported fourth-quarter profit …
Jan 27, 2015, 6:25 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
France seeks to sanction web companies as hate-speech accomplices if they host extremist messages   —  France Seeks to Sanction Web Companies for Posts Pushing Terror  —  The French government is stepping up the pressure on Google Inc. (GOOGL) and Facebook Inc. (FB) to help in the struggle against terrorist groups.
Jan 27, 2015, 10:55 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Uber to Cap Car-Service Price Surges During East Coast Snowstorm   —  A “life-threatening” storm that is forecast to dump as much as two feet of snow from New York to Boston is a great chance for Uber Technologies Inc. to show it has learned from past mistakes.
Jan 26, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
Kenneth Wong / Bloomberg:
AT&T Agrees to Buy Nextel Mexico for $1.875 Billion Minus Debt   —  AT&T Inc. (T), the second-largest U.S. mobile-phone carrier, agreed to buy NII Holdings Inc. (NIHDQ)'s Mexican business for $1.875 billion minus debt.  —  The deal includes companies that operate under the name Nextel Mexico …
Jan 26, 2015, 8:15 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Box shares close at $23.23, up over 65% on first day of trading after $175M IPO   —  Box Surges in Cloud-Storage Debut After $175 Million IPO  —  Box Inc. jumped in its trading debut after raising $175 million in its initial public offering.  —  The shares rose 73 percent to $24.25 …
Jan 23, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Tim Higgins / Bloomberg:
Tim Cook's compensation doubled to $9.22M in 2014; retail executive Angela Ahrendts received $73.4M   —  Apple's Cook Gets $9.22 Million in Pay as Stock Reaches High  —  Apple Inc. (AAPL) Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook received compensation valued at $9.22 million last year …
Jan 22, 2015, 9:15 PMIn context
Jack Clark / Bloomberg:
Amazon Agrees to Buy Israel's Annapurna Labs for AWS Cloud Unit   —  Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) agreed to acquire Israeli semiconductor company Annapurna Labs, seeking to improve performance within its Amazon Web Services cloud unit.  —  A deal has been reached but hasn't yet closed …
Jan 22, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
Serena Saitto / Bloomberg:
Uber raises $1.6B in convertible debt from Goldman Sachs' clients   —  Uber Said to Raise $1.6 Billion in Convertible Debt to Expand  —  Uber Technologies Inc. raised $1.6 billion in convertible debt from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)'s wealth management clients, according to people …
Jan 21, 2015, 2:15 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Apple Steps Up Lobbying in Washington to Counter Government Scrutiny   —  Tim Cook recently traveled to an unfamiliar destination for an Apple Inc. (AAPL) chief executive officer: The U.S. Capitol.  —  During the trip last month, Cook posed for a photo with Senator Orrin Hatch …
Jan 21, 2015, 9:50 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Shazam raises $30M at a valuation of over $1B, has over 100M monthly active mobile users   —  Shazam Music App Valued at More Than $1 Billion in New Funding  —  Shazam Entertainment Ltd. raised $30 million in a new financing that values the music-finding application at more than $1 billion.
Jan 21, 2015, 1:15 AMIn context

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Microsoft:
How technology (and people) are helping to sustain the black rhino  —  Watch: Dr. Friedrich Reinhard owns a wildlife reserve in Namibia, and for 30 years has been working with the government to stabilize …
Avangate:
Top 10 Myths of Conversion Optimization [Avangate MythBusters]  —  Conversion rate optimization can be a humbling experience.  You start with a hypothesis (your opinion on how to improve your website) and then run a test to see if you were right or wrong.
HP:
Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Cloud?  (Enterprise Public Cloud-Computing)  —  We use its applications every day, but the cloud - the place where much of our digital lives takes place - remains a mystery for many.
Zoho:
Introducing Inbox Insight: A Search Engine For Your Inbox  —  If you're like me, you read perhaps a hundred emails a day.  A few are very important.  Some need follow up.  Some become references to important information.