Techmeme

Results 11 - 20 of about 1563:

Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Sources say Google dominated Coalition for Better Ads' research and review process, which helped determine ads that will be blacklisted by Chrome   —  Critics say the search giant's ad-blocking plan—which will screen out certain types of ads in its Google Chrome browser—is self-serving
Feb 14, 2018, 3:30 PMIn context
Maria Armental / Wall Street Journal:
Baidu reports Q4 revenues of 23.6B yuan, or $3.62B, up 29% YoY, confirms it has filed preliminary documents for an IPO in the US for its iQiyi video service   —  Internet search provider delivers fourth-quarter profit and revenue beats  —  Baidu Inc. BIDU 1.79% is considering listing online-video unit iQiyi …
Feb 13, 2018, 8:40 PMIn context
Benjamin Mullin / Wall Street Journal:
Google launches AMP stories developer preview for publishers today with Snapchat-like swipeable text, photos, videos, considers integrating stories into search   —  The format doesn't support advertising yet, which could slow its adoption among publishers  —  Alphabet Inc.'s GOOGL .79% Google unveiled …
Feb 13, 2018, 3:50 AMIn context
Jay Greene / Wall Street Journal:
Oracle announces plans to quadruple number of data center complexes over next two years, with 12 new data-center regions, including two in the US, two in Canada   —  Computer giant plans to quadruple number of giant data-center complexes over next two years  —  Oracle Corp. plans to quadruple …
Feb 12, 2018, 6:20 PMIn context
AnnaMaria Andriotis / Wall Street Journal:
Equifax hires Jamil Farshchi as its chief information security officer; Farshchi was previously Home Depot's CISO and held similar roles at Time Warner, Visa   —  Executive will lead changes at Equidax, which disclosed massive data breach last year  —  Equifax Inc. EFX 1.96% said it has hired …
Feb 12, 2018, 5:18 PMIn context
Dana Cimilluca / Wall Street Journal:
Broadcom secures $100B of debt financing for its hostile Qualcomm bid; KKR and CVC join Silver Lake in providing $6B in convertible debt for the deal   —  KKR, CVC join Silver Lake in providing $6 billion in convertible debt for the bid  —  Broadcom Ltd. AVGO 2.58% secured as much as $100 billion …
Feb 12, 2018, 8:45 AMIn context
Dan Gallagher / Wall Street Journal:
RBC: 19 cloud service operators spent $63.8B on capital expenditure in 2017, up 22% YoY, and will spend $81B in 2018, a rise of 27%   —  Capital spending by big cloud operators accelerated last year and is unlikely to slow this year  —  The world's largest tech companies further their advantage …
Feb 11, 2018, 4:00 PMIn context
Josh Chin / Wall Street Journal:
Chinese police deploy mobile facial-recognition units mounted on eyeglasses for surveilling crowds   —  Police are donning the devices as hundreds of millions of Chinese begin traveling for the Lunar New Year holiday  —  BEIJING—As hundreds of millions of Chinese begin traveling for the Lunar …
Feb 10, 2018, 10:40 PMIn context
Alyssa Abkowitz / Wall Street Journal:
Profile of Tencent's Palo Alto-based “chief exploration officer” David Wallerstein, responsible for finding moonshot investments such as air-taxi company Lilium   —  David Wallerstein is guiding Chinese internet giant's investments in electric flying cars, agriculture startups
Feb 10, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Paul Vigna / Wall Street Journal:
Italian cryptocurrency exchange BitGrail says it lost 17M tokens of Nano/XRB cryptocurrency, worth about $170M, suspends withdrawals for all cryptocurrencies   —  BitGrail says it lost about 17 million tokens of Nano  —  An Italian cryptocurrency exchange called BitGrail said on Friday …
Feb 10, 2018, 3:25 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
The truth about quantum computing: Schrödinger's Cat speaks  —  There are many cat videos online.  But only ours explains quantum computing in under 4 minutes.
eero:
New security features from eero Plus  —  Protect all your connected devices with VPN, 1Password, Malwarebytes, and Ad blocking.
Adyen:
Get a glimpse into the future of retail technology  —  The retail world always takes leaps, but as 2018 approaches, Adyen data and market research gives some early clues as to where it might land.
Zoho:
Quick access to all your recordings in Zoho Meeting  —  Recording your sessions is important — almost as important as the event or meeting itself.  It reduces the need for meeting notes, improves attendee focus and engagement …
Thomson Reuters:
2018 Top 100 Global Tech Leaders  —  21st century technology-sector leadership requires more than financial success.  It also requires a commitment to compliance, innovation, and much more.  Who are today's leaders?