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Jordan Novet / CNBC:
Amazon announces Alexa for Business, with launch partners who have developed skills for business customers, and a new marketplace for business apps   —  As CNBC reported on Wednesday, Amazon's market-leading cloud business has introduced Alexa for Business, a set of tools for using the Alexa voice-activated virtual assistant at work.
Nov 30, 2017, 12:52 PMIn context
Christina Farr / CNBC:
Apple partners with Stanford University to launch heart research study using a new Apple Watch app to detect and collect data on abnormal heart rhythms   —  - Apple is facilitating a massive heart study that will use the Apple Watch to detect a heart abnormality called atrial fibrillation …
Nov 30, 2017, 9:55 AMIn context
CNBC:
Sources: Amazon announces Alexa for Business, with launch partners who have developed skills for business customers, and a new marketplace for business apps   —  - The new tools could help with getting connected into telephone conferences or bringing up business data.  —  Alexa will soon be going to work.
Nov 29, 2017, 7:50 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
Amazon debuts AWS AI services Amazon Comprehend, which analyzes sentiment, phrases in text; Amazon Transcribe, supporting English, Spanish; and Amazon Translate   —  - Amazon Web Services is coming out with new tools for recognizing people and other content in videos, converting recorded audio into text …
Nov 29, 2017, 7:15 PMIn context
CNBC:
Sources: Nokia is in talks to buy Juniper Networks; one source says the deal would value Juniper at ~$16B   —  - The offer would value Juniper at $16 billion, above its market capitalization of around $11.12 billion, headed into Wednesday's close.  —  Nokia is in talks to buy Juniper Networks …
Nov 29, 2017, 4:50 PMIn context
Eugene Kim / CNBC:
As Amazon aims to add more female leaders, an internal organization chart shows only two women out of 38 execs at VP level or higher   —  - An organizational chart viewed by CNBC shows only two women at the VP level or higher reporting directly to one of the company's CEOs.  —  It's a big week for Amazon.
Nov 29, 2017, 10:10 AMIn context
CNBC:
US district judge says Uber “withheld evidence from me” in trade secrets case brought by Waymo, delays the trial that was due to begin next week   —  - The judge granted a request from Alphabet's Waymo self-driving car unit to delay a trade secrets trial.
Nov 28, 2017, 12:25 PMIn context
Anita Balakrishnan / CNBC:
HPE says its CEO, Meg Whitman, will step down next year and remain on the board; President Antonio Neri will take over as CEO on February 1, 2018   —  - President Antonio Neri will take on the role of CEO as of Feb. 1, 2018, and both Whitman and Neri will be on the board.
Nov 21, 2017, 4:10 PMIn context
Ari Levy / CNBC:
Inside one Amazon seller's fight with a rival who stole product images, allegedly initiated fake negative reviews, and spoofed customer service emails   —  - Pure Daily Care had the top-selling facial steamer on Amazon before a rival began attacking its listing.  —  David Damavandi should be an Amazon success story.
Nov 20, 2017, 6:05 PMIn context
CNBC:
DoJ files antitrust suit to block AT&T/DirecTV's $85B proposed acquisition of Time Warner, says merger would lessen competition and result in higher prices   —  The Department of Justice is suing to block AT&T's $85 billion deal to buy Time Warner.  “Today's DOJ lawsuit is a radical …
Nov 20, 2017, 4:26 PMIn context

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