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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:
Hack for Humanity do-gooders bring world of help to refugees  —  Microsoft project answers Hack for Good challenge; participants use skills in marketing, data science and more to help SCM Medical Missions better manage its humanitarian efforts with refugees.
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Brookings Institution:
Why Pokemon Go's technology is no fad  —  Pokemon Go has ignited the digital world.  Every news organization has reported on why Pokemon Go, the smartphone app based on the Japanese cartoon game from the 1990s, is extraordinarily popular.