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Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft no longer allows administrators to block Windows Store access in Windows 10 Pro   —  Microsoft has retroactively removed the ability of companies to turn off access to the Windows Store in its Windows 10 Pro version.  —  Microsoft is no longer allowing administrators to block Windows 10 Pro users' access to the Windows Store.
May 5, 2016, 12:55 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
Michael Dell reveals new name for post-merger Dell-EMC to be Dell Technologies, client services business will be branded Dell and enterprise biz Dell EMC   —  Michael Dell reveals new name for Dell-EMC  —  After Dell completes is acquisition of EMC, the merged company will be called Dell Technologies …
May 2, 2016, 3:50 PMIn context
Natalie Gagliordi / ZDNet:
Oracle buys cloud-based SaaS vendor Opower for $532 million   —  With this deal, the enterprise software giant has now spent roughly $1.2 billion in three business days on cloud acquisitions.  —  Oracle said Monday it plans to acquire software-as-a-service company Opower for approximately $532 million.
May 2, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft releases public preview of PowerApps business-app building service   —  A public preview of Microsoft's PowerApps service, which integrates with its just-unveiled Flow data-sharing tool, is available to business users who want to develop custom business apps.
Apr 29, 2016, 12:05 PMIn context
Charlie Osborne / ZDNet:
CloudFlare activates HTTP/2 Server Push protocol, expects it will decrease page and app load time by up to 15% across its network within a year   —  CloudFlare figured out how to make the Web one second faster  —  CloudFlare customers can tap into the protocol to shave loading times off their domains.
Apr 29, 2016, 10:55 AMIn context
Larry Dignan / ZDNet:
Oracle buys Textura for $663 million, eyes engineering, construction cloud services   —  The move highlights how it's becoming increasingly important to target cloud services at specific industries.  —  Oracle said it will buy Textura, which provides contract and payment cloud services …
Apr 28, 2016, 11:10 AMIn context
Larry Dignan / ZDNet:
Verizon Q1: $32.2B revenue misses estimates, adds 640K postpaid wireless subscribers, $195M IoT revenue   —  Verizon Q1 on track, $195 million in IoT revenue, 640,000 postpaid wireless additions  —  Verizon's wireless business hummed along as it aims to grow via investments in new businesses such as AOL and Internet of things.
Apr 21, 2016, 8:35 AMIn context
Natalie Gagliordi / ZDNet:
VMware reports Q1 revenue of $1.59B, up 5% YoY, announces $1.2B stock repurchase program   —  VMware Q1 solid, revenue up five percent to $1.59 billion  —  VMware also announced plans to repurchase $1.2 billion of its Class A common stock in 2016, which helped boost its shares 3.7 percent in after-market trading.
Apr 19, 2016, 5:20 PMIn context
Natalie Gagliordi / ZDNet:
IBM beats Q1 earnings targets with quarterly revenue of $18.7B; strategic businesses including cloud and analytics grew revenue 14% year-over-year   —  IBM beats Q1 earnings targets on double-digit cloud growth  —  IBM said quarterly revenue from its strategic businesses including cloud …
Apr 18, 2016, 5:04 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft kicks off back-to-school wave with new Windows 10, Office 365 Education apps, services   —  Microsoft plans to bundle new education-focused apps into Windows 10 Anniversary update, and is readying new Office 365 and MineCraft updates aimed specifically at the academic market.
Apr 14, 2016, 1:50 PMIn context

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