Aug 26- Google Inc said it bought Zync Render, the visual effects cloud-rendering technology company behind "Star Trek Into Darkness". "Together Zync and Cloud Platform will offer studios the rendering performance and capacity they need, while helping them manage costs," Google product manager Belwadi Srikanth wrote in a blog, announcing the deal.» Read More
Although just released, Google's Android Wear system for smart watches already has a bug with downloading paid-for applications.
Lloyd Price, CEO of Zesty, explains that the app lets users find and book doctor appointments in seconds and provides them with a host of information from reviews to prices and location.
Investors will be looking for answers to what Google plans to do with its moonshot endeavors at the developer conference on Wednesday.
Or Arbel, co-founder and CEO of Yo, discusse the future for the app and reassures that the hacking issue has been solved.
Mac Anabtawi and Sari Anabtawi, co-founders of Snupps, explain how their app is a social tool allowing users to curate and share their belongings.
Lucas von Cranach, founder and CEO of Onefootball, discusses how his app became the most used soccer app in the world and how it plans to expand for and beyond the Brazil World Cup.
*Expects 2nd- qtr revenue $92- $94 mln vs est $91.6 mln. May 29- Data analytics software maker Splunk Inc posted a bigger quarterly loss as the company spent more on hiring and product development, sending its shares down 9 percent in extended trading.
May 29- Data analytics software maker Splunk Inc posted a bigger quarterly loss as expenses nearly doubled, sending its shares down 7 percent in extended trading. The company's net loss widened to $50.8 million, or 43 cents per share, in the quarter ended April 30 from $16.1 million, or 16 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue jumped 50 percent to $85.9 million.
May 15- Autodesk Inc raised its full-year revenue forecast After reporting quarterly profit and revenue above analysts' expectations, helped by higher sales of its computer-aided design software to engineering and construction companies.
May 5- Tableau Software Inc reported a much smaller-than-expected quarterly loss as the data analysis software maker added 1,800 new customers. Net loss widened to $5.6 million, or 9 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 31, from $4 million, or 12 cents per share, a year earlier.
May 5- Tableau Software Inc reported an 86 percent rise in quarterly revenue as the data analysis software maker added 1,800 new customers. Net loss widened to $5.6 million, or 9 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 31, from $4 million, or 12 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue Jumped to $74.6 million from $40 million a year earlier.
Microsoft is following through on a promise to update its Windows 8 operating system on a regular basis to respond to consumers' feedback.
It may have taken years to get to Apple's App Store, but Microsoft's new Office apps look to be having a fine debut.
One of the big holdups for Office for iPad was was Apple's policy that apps that sell things hand over 30 percent of that revenue to Apple.
March 26- BlackBerry Ltd said it received security clearance for U.S. government employees to use its enterprise software on their Android and Apple Inc smartphones and tablets. BlackBerry is trying to regain ground lost to Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple, both of whom have the FIPS 140-2 certification.
Jenny Abramson, LiveSafe president & CEO, discusses how her software company allows smartphone users to alert police in real time. And Abramson explains why she thinks IAC's Barry Diller is the ultimate disruptor.
Jon Brod, Confide co-founder & CEO, explains how his new app allows professionals to send and receive secure text messages that disappear after you read them.
Ed Hardy, co-founder at Edge, discusses his app that aims to provide skiers with live data on their performance on the slopes and on the resorts they're in.
There's a lot of disruption on the way for enterprise technology. Here are predictions for 2014 from the founder and CEO of Icreon Tech.
Guy Wolcott, Homesnap CEO, explains how his company's mobile app makes searching for a new home easier.