*Forecasts Q2 rev $270 mln- $274 mln vs est $272.4 mln. May 26 (Reuters)- Human resource software company Workday Inc forecast current-quarter billings below market expectations and reported a bigger quarterly net loss due to higher spending on marketing and product development. That number fell below market research firm FactSet StreetAccount's estimate of...» Read More
May 19- Call-center software company Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories Inc is in talks with potential buyers, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. The Daly City, Calif., company is in initial talks with private equity firms and technology companies for a deal that could value it at more than $3.5 billion including debt, the Journal reported,...
May 19- Autodesk Inc, which makes computer-aided design software, forecast lower-than-expected profit and revenue for the second quarter, citing a stronger dollar. Autodesk, which gets nearly two-thirds of its revenue from outside the Americas, projected currency rate fluctuations to hit revenue growth by 5 percentage points for the year ending Jan. 31.
May 19- Autodesk Inc, which makes computer-aided design software, reported a 32.5 percent fall in quarterly profit, hurt by an increase in operating expenses and cost of revenue. The company's net income fell to $19.1 million, or 8 cents per share, in the first quarter ended April 30, from $28.3 million, or 12 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue increased to $646.5...
Patent trolls took a hit in 2014, but they aren't dead yet. Patent litigation dropped for the first time in five years, according to a new study.
KARACHI, Pakistan— Pakistani federal investigators on Tuesday raided multiple offices of a software company after a report in The New York Times said it made millions of dollars marketing fake degrees worldwide, officials said. Shahid Hayat, director of the Federal Investigation Agency, confirmed that an investigation has been launched into the company.
*Israel applies hi-tech methods to increase dairy yields. *China, India, other Asian countries, look to Israeli expertise. TEL AVIV, May 19- Decades ago Israeli dairy farmers confronted a quandary- how could they provide milk to a fast-growing population in a country that is two-thirds desert, with little grazing land?
May 18- Video game publisher Take-Two Interactive Software Inc, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by strong sales of its "Grand Theft Auto V" and " NBA 2 K15" titles. Take-Two Interactive Software also increased its stock buyback plan to 10 million shares. Sales of the physical retail version of "Grand Theft Auto V" ranked among NPD Group's top...
May 18- Video game publisher Take-Two Interactive Software Inc, reported an 83.5 percent jump in quarterly adjusted revenue, helped by strong sales of "Grand Theft Auto V" and " NBA 2 K15". Adjusted net income increased to $54.3 million, or 49 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended March 31, from $21.5 million, or 21 cents per share, a year earlier.
Apple has acquired yet another mapping technology company. That could mean major improvements in Apple Maps after its botched introduction in 2012.
Third-party devices enabled with HomeKit are slated to come to market in June, an Apple spokesman told The Wall Street Journal.
Dropbox founder and CEO Drew Houston, discusses collaborations with businesses, and keeping information secure.
SAN FRANCISCO/ WASHINGTON, May 15- The Obama administration has been locked in internal wrangling over what position to take in high profile litigation between two American technology giants, Google and Oracle, according to multiple sources familiar with the discussions. Oracle won a federal appeals court ruling last year that allows it to copyright parts of...
SEOUL, South Korea— "Smart Relief" is a mobile app for parental control of Android smartphones. South Korea's government funded the app, which alerts parents to possible bullying based on its monitoring of phrases and words used in smartphone messages and in online searches. Such apps are criticized in South Korea as an invasion of privacy but their use is...
SEOUL, South Korea— Lee Chang- june can be miles away from his 12- year-old son but still know when he plays a smartphone game. In South Korea, those apps have been downloaded at least 480,000 times. Last month, South Korea's Korea Communications Commission, which has sweeping powers covering the telecommunications industry, required telecoms companies and...
AUSTIN, Texas _ Upland Software Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $3.7 million in its first quarter. For the current quarter ending in June, Upland Software said it expects revenue in the range of $17.2 million to $18 million. Upland Software shares have decreased 32 percent since the beginning of the year.
May 14- Antivirus and security software maker Symantec Corp's quarterly profit and revenue missed Wall Street estimates, hurt by a strong dollar and lower demand for its consumer security products. Symantec, best known for its Norton antivirus software, also forecast weaker-than-expected first-quarter profit and revenue, sending its shares down 3 percent...
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.— Symantec Corp. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $176 million. Ten analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.56 billion. For the current quarter ending in June, Symantec expects its per-share earnings to range from 41 cents to 44 cents.
May 14- Antivirus and security software maker Symantec Corp reported a 6.6 percent fall in quarterly revenue, hurt by a strong dollar and lower demand for its consumer security products. Net income attributable to the company fell to $176 million, or 25 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended April 3, from $217 million, or 31 cents per share, a year ago.
Analysts expected Cisco Systems to post earnings of 53 cents per share on $12.07 billion in revenue.
As outgoing Cisco CEO John Chambers prepares for his last earnings call, here's what investors should look for.
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9to5Mac senior editor, Mark Gurman, said Friday that Apple is trying to revive declining iPad sales with a new function.
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