• Microsoft working on Chrome-like browser: Report Monday, 29 Dec 2014 | 2:18 PM ET
    The logo of Microsoft's Internet Explorer 9 is displayed on a computer monitor in Washington, March 15, 2011.

    Codenamed Spartan, the new browser will look and feel more like rivals Chrome and Firefox and will support extensions, ZDNet reported Monday.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 27- A previously undisclosed hacking campaign against military targets in Israel and Europe is probably backed by a country that misused security-testing software to cover its tracks and enhance its capability, researchers said. The attack program relied on software usually sold by Boston- based Core Security to companies and other...

  • BOSTON, Dec 27- Sony Corp worked for a third day on Saturday to restore services to its PlayStation online gaming network after a Christmas Day cyberattack shuttered access to some customers, including holiday recipients of new game consoles. "If you received a PlayStation console over the holidays and have been unable to log onto the network, know that this...

  • Zenefits helping small biz  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 6:53 AM ET

    Forbes named free online HR software Zenefits the hottest startup of the year. Its founder and CEO Parker Conrad, discusses the opportunity with small businesses.

  • SEOUL, Dec 26- Global smartphone leader Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is planning a new product launch next year based on its own Tizen operating system, the South Korean giant's strategic push to free itself from Android and blaze its own software path. While that may impress designers of smart homes, Samsung's failure to release a handset based on its own...

  • Red Hat grows, but can it profit from free? Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 2:54 PM ET

    As the company grows and open source spreads, companies have yet to make a model as profitable as traditional software companies.


  • In the end, the deal survived only after Taser dropped Amazon.com Inc as the data storage provider for the year-long project. The fact that Amazon did not have a data center in Britain was a deal breaker for British officials, according to Taser. The case is an example of the challenges that Amazon faces as it works to expand its cloud computing business, known as...

  • Sony's capitulation could mean that more businesses will be targeted for cyberwarfare and extortion, they said. The crisis at Sony Corp's movie studio is prompting executives to think more broadly and to use data encryption software for internal data. Sony on Wednesday dropped the comedy that features the assassination of North Korea's leader after...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 18- The United States said on Thursday a cyber attack on Sony Pictures was a serious national security matter and the Obama administration was considering a proportional response, although the White House stopped short of blaming North Korea. A U.S. government official said on Thursday that U.S. investigators were looking into the possibility...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 18- A U.S. judge said Thursday he would likely vacate the guilty pleas of four men accused of engaging in an insider trading scheme ahead of an IBM Corp deal, as fallout continued from an appellate ruling curtailing authorities' abilities to pursue such cases. Thursday's hearing centered on guilty pleas entered before the appellate ruling came down...


  • BlackBerry CEO: Our strategy with new phone Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen shows future models of the new Blackberry Classic smartphone during a launch event for in New York, December 17, 2014.

    Here's why the new BlackBerry, the Classic, "will further change how people think about BlackBerry," says CEO John Chen.

  • Top apps of 2014, according to Apple and Google Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 9:52 AM ET

    The tech giants' favorite apps cover a wide area, including mobile photography, health and fitness, social and education.

  • Zumtobel to focus more on software, CEO says Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 2:12 AM ET

    VIENNA, Dec 15- Austrian lighting group Zumtobel will increasingly focus on providing packages of services rather than just hardware, Chief Executive Ulrich Schumacher told magazine Trend. "We will develop increasingly in future into a software supplier, a kind of Google of the lighting industry," he was quoted as saying in an interview published on Monday.

  • NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON, Dec 11- U.S. prosecutors, already smarting from a appeals court ruling that weakens their ability to crack down on future insider trading, on Thursday faced widening fallout from the decision as some existing cases threatened to unravel. Lawyers for some defendants hinted they might seek to withdraw guilty pleas, and a Manhattan federal...

  • Infosys CEO: Don't sweat founders' stock sale Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 1:56 PM ET
    Vishal Sikka, chief executive officer of Infosys Ltd.

    Sikka also said he sees a positive growth environment in India, given the country's increasing adoption of digital technologies.

  • Obama becomes first US president to publicly code Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 11:31 AM ET
    President Barack Obama participates in an 'Hour of Code' event with middle-school students including Adrianna Mitchell in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building next to the White House in Washington, D.C.

    President Obama kicked off Code.org's Hour of Code campaign by writing a single line of JavaScript code.

  • *Maximum fine of 100,000 euros for violation of ban. THE HAGUE, Dec 8- Uber, the fast-growing online car sharing service, has been banned from taking bookings in the Netherlands via its smartphone app where it could face fines of up to 100,000 euros. Uber, which was been valued at around $40 billion ahead of a planned IPO, could be fined a total of 100,000 euros.

  • Bank Mandiri's outlook & strategy  Sunday, 7 Dec 2014 | 8:50 PM ET

    Pahala Mansury, CFO of Bank Mandiri, explains the impact of government regulations on the lender's business. Mahendra Negi, CFO of Trend Micro joins the discussion.

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