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  • May 20- Salesforce.com Inc, the subject of takeover speculation for the past few weeks, raised its revenue forecast for the full year, after the cloud software company reported a profit for the first time in seven quarters. "I think what investors will be very enthusiastic about tomorrow is how much margin upside there was," FBR Capital Markets analyst Samad Samana...

  • UPDATE 1-Salesforce raises full-year revenue forecast Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 4:50 PM ET

    May 20- Salesforce.com Inc, the subject of takeover speculation for the past few weeks, raised its revenue forecast for the full year, after the cloud software company reported a profit for the first time in seven quarters. Bloomberg reported last month that Salesforce had been approached by a potential buyer. SAP, along with Microsoft Corp, Oracle Corp and IBM,...

  • Salesforce revenue jumps 23 pct Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 4:14 PM ET

    May 20- Cloud software company Salesforce.com Inc, the subject of takeover speculation for the past few weeks, reported a 23 percent jump in quarterly revenue, helped by an increase in demand for its web-based sales and marketing software. The company reported net income of $4.1 million, or 1 cent per share, in the first quarter ended April 30, compared with a loss of...

  • CareFirst says data breach affects about 1.1M people Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 4:11 PM ET

    They also didn't get access to Social Security numbers, medical claims, or credit cards, and the company said there is no evidence of other breaches. It provides health insurance and services to 3.4 million people in Maryland, Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C. The company is offering two years of free credit monitoring and identity theft protection to...

  • Why Tweets on Google search results benefit brands Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 10:48 AM ET

    Google is allowing tweets to appear in its mobile search results, benefiting companies and users alike.

  • Smartphones are facing extinction. Seriously! Wednesday, 20 May 2015 | 10:28 AM ET
    Is the smartphone becoming extinct?

    The smartphone market is about to become extinct, and Apple could become the next BlackBerry. Seriously.

  • MANNHEIM, Germany, May 20- German software company SAP's chief executive once again ruled out any move to acquire Salesforce.com, then went further by saying that its richly valued rival is unlikely to be acquired by any other player in the industry. Microsoft, Oracle, IBM and SAP have all been touted as potentional buyers of Salesforce, which last month said it had...

  • SEATTLE, May 20- Microsoft's plan to make its new version of Windows a mobile hit by letting it accept tweaked Apple and Android apps has met an obstacle: some of the software developers the company needs to woo just aren't interested. Windows phones accounted for just 3 percent of global smartphone sales last year, compared with about 81 percent for devices with...

  • 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.

  • CAD software maker Autodesk's profit falls Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | 4:14 PM ET

    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 damaged, but not dead yet Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | 11:34 AM ET
    The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) seal is displayed outside the headquarters in Alexandria, Va.

    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.

  • RPT-Milking it: Israel leads the way in dairy tech Tuesday, 19 May 2015 | 8:39 AM ET

    *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.

  • How to navigate Apple's latest acquisition Monday, 18 May 2015 | 11:41 AM ET
    WWDC attendees walk by a poster for the new Maps application at the Apple 2012 World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) at Moscone West on June 11, 2012 in San Francisco.

    Apple has acquired yet another mapping technology company. That could mean major improvements in Apple Maps after its botched introduction in 2012.

  • HomeKit devices coming in June, Apple says: Report Friday, 15 May 2015 | 12:26 PM ET
    Apple HomeKit

    Third-party devices enabled with HomeKit are slated to come to market in June, an Apple spokesman told The Wall Street Journal.

  • Disruptor #6 Dropbox: Business segment growing   Friday, 15 May 2015 | 11:30 AM ET
    Disruptor #6 Dropbox: Business segment growing

    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...

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