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Jordan Novet / CNBC:
Cisco reports Q2 revenue of $11.89B, up 3% YoY, beating analyst estimates, says it took $11.1B one-time charge due to US tax reform; stock up 5%+ after hours   —  Cisco on Wednesday saw its stock jump 5 percent after the company reported better than expected earnings for its fiscal second quarter, which ended on Jan. 27.
Feb 14, 2018, 4:50 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
Google CEO Sundar Pichai says Google Cloud, which includes G Suite and Google Cloud Platform, is a $1B per quarter business   —  - Google CEO Sundar Pichai broke the surprise news to analysts on a conference call after the Alphabet quarterly earnings release.
Feb 1, 2018, 5:50 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
AWS reports Q4 sales of $5.1B, up 45% YoY, vs. $4.97B expected, as operating income reaches to $1.35B   —  - While AWS leads the cloud market, Microsoft Azure's 98 percent revenue growth rate exceeded Amazon's 44.6 percent growth rate.  —  Amazon's cloud business generated more revenue …
Feb 1, 2018, 5:07 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
AMD reports Q4 revenue of $1.48B, up 34% YoY, vs $1.41B est., and is expecting $1.55B in revenue in Q1 2018, vs $1.25B est.   —  - The company has been busy dealing with the fallout from the disclosure of the Spectre security vulnerability.  —  AMD stock fell as much as 7 percent after hours …
Jan 30, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
Amazon acquires advanced threat detection startup Sqrrl, to boost the security of AWS; earlier reports pegged the deal at $40M+   —  - Amazon's cloud business has recently stepped up its efforts to pick up business from U.S. intelligence agencies.  —  Amazon's cloud business has acquired Sqrrl …
Jan 23, 2018, 10:45 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
Sources: during a talk at a private party, Elon Musk said Tesla is developing specialized AI hardware “that we think will be the best in the world”   —  - At a private party on Thursday, Elon Musk spoke boldly about Tesla's upcoming custom artificial intelligence hardware.
Dec 8, 2017, 7:40 AMIn context
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
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
Jordan Novet / CNBC:
Spoke, a help desk automation AI chatbot for businesses, says it has raised a total of $28M from Accel, Greylock, and others since being founded last year   —  - A people-operations staffer at a start-up that has adopted Spoke spends much less time answering her colleagues' questions.
Oct 20, 2017, 10:10 PMIn context

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