April 21- Virtualization software maker VMware Inc reported an 11 percent rise in quarterly revenue due to strong demand for its products that help cut the cost of moving data to the cloud. Revenue rose to $1.51 billion in the first quarter ended March 31 from $1.36 billion a year earlier. Net income, however, fell slightly to $196 million, or 45 cents per share, from...» Read More
A consortium comprising Permira Advisers and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has won the bidding for Informatica.
April 7- A private equity consortium comprising Permira Advisers Ltd and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has won the bidding for software maker Informatica Corp with an offer of $48 to $50 per share, a source familiar with the matter said. Informatica's shares closed up 4 percent at $45.83 on the Nasdaq on Monday after reports emerged that Permira and...
The next step above HD video—called 4K video—takes up too much bandwidth for mass adoption, according to a report in BuzzFeed News.
Google Capital has raised $60 million for cloud-based payroll processing startup ZenPayroll. CEO Joshua Reeves, says the Google Capital team is amazing at scaling.
Charles Phillips, Infor CEO, discusses why he's turning to Amazon to help his business go after enterprise software.
April 3- Plaintiffs in an antitrust lawsuit against Google Inc on Friday withdrew their case accusing the search engine company of harming smartphone buyers by forcing handset makers using Android operating system to make Google's own applications the default option. The lawsuit argued that Google requires Android handset manufacturers such as Samsung...
Samsung's new Galaxy S6 reviews are mixed. The WSJ is saying the iPhone 6 has met its match, and the NYT says the S6 and S6 Edge still lack compelling software. Joanna Stern, WSJ personal technology columnist, weighs in.
Google has "earned that right" to be able to build its own profit-generating solutions, private investor Eric Schiffer says
New feature for automated shipments could limit Amazon customers and hurt new brands, according to one economist.
Imagine downloading 25 songs in less than one second. That’s how fast AT&T’s U-Verse with AT&T GigaPower claims to be.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 31- A security company has discovered a computer spying campaign that it said "likely" originated with a government agency or political group in Lebanon, underscoring how far the capability for sophisticated computer espionage is spreading beyond the world's top powers. Israeli-based computer security firm Check Point Software...
Were you affected by the Gmail bug?
Apple Watch is expected to push the wearable devices market forward, and Pebble's product is benefiting from that and reportedly has a better battery.
The steady advance of technology is making ownership of assets less attractive and economic growth ever harder to measure.
March 27- Intel Corp is in talks to buy fellow chipmaker Altera Corp in a deal likely to top $10 billion, according to a source familiar with the matter, making it Intel's biggest purchase ever and the latest merger in the quickly consolidating semiconductor sector. The acquisition of Altera, which makes programmable chips widely used in cellphone towers, the...
March 27- Intel Corp is in talks to buy fellow chipmaker Altera Corp in a deal likely to top $10 billion, making it Intel's biggest purchase and the latest merger in the quickly consolidating semiconductor sector, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. An acquisition of Altera, which makes programmable chips widely used in cellphone towers, the military and...
WATERLOO, Ontario, March 27- BlackBerry Ltd is likely to see a part of its targeted software revenue growth in the coming fiscal year come from the acquisition of companies that will allow it to sell more value-added services, Chief Executive John Chen said on Friday. "Now that we have a cash generation capability, we are going to invest and some of the growth is going...
Periscope and Meerkat are betting on live-streaming as the next big thing. What's the difference between the two buzzy apps?
Finding the right hedge fund can be like dating. One start-up is trying to make it easier by matching investors with the hedge funds.
For investors that can stomach the volatility, BlackBerry should be an attractive company in 2016, according to this analyst.
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