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  • Cisco feeling pain from China's protectionism Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 7:34 AM ET
    Cisco Systems' Smart and Connected Residence application is demonstrated on a tablet device at a store in Hong Kong.

    With Cisco reporting earnings after the bell Wednesday, analysts aren't expecting much good news on its Chinese business.

  • Aug 4- U.S. security software maker Symantec Corp and Russia's Kaspersky Lab downplayed a move by Beijing to exclude them from a list of anti-virus vendors whose products are approved for sale to central government agencies in China.

  • Symantec says its products not banned in China Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 2:12 PM ET

    Aug 4- U.S. security software maker Symantec Corp said its products are not banned by the Chinese government after Chinese media reported that the government's procurement agency has excluded the company from a list of approved anti-virus vendors.

  • BOSTON, July 31- The U.S. Department Of Homeland Security warned retailers about a type of malicious software attacking point-of-sales systems, dubbed "Backoff", that it said is undetectable by most types of anti-virus software.

  • NQ Mobile says gets buyout offer from Bison Capital Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 4:24 PM ET

    July 30- Chinese mobile security software maker NQ Mobile Inc said it received a buyout offer from investment firm Bison Capital Holding Co for about $490 million. The non-binding cash offer of $9.80 per American depository share was at a premium of 42 percent over NQ Mobile's Tuesday close.

  • July 18- NQ Mobile Inc, a Chinese mobile security software maker facing allegations of fraud from short-seller Muddy Waters Research Group, said it dismissed PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian LLP as its independent auditor. NQ Mobile shares fell as much as 21 percent in early trading before reversing course to trade up almost 15 percent by midday.

  • July 18- NQ Mobile Inc, a Chinese mobile security software maker facing allegations of fraud from short-seller Muddy Waters Research Group, said it dismissed PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian LLP as its independent auditor.

  • NQ Mobile dismisses PwC as independent auditor Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 7:48 AM ET

    July 18- NQ Mobile Inc, a Chinese mobile security software maker facing allegations of fraud from short-seller Muddy Waters Research Group, said it dismissed PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian LLP as its independent auditor. NQ shares fell 11 percent before the bell.

  • BOSTON, July 10- U.S. security software maker Symantec Corp said it is holding discussions with authorities in Beijing after a state-controlled Chinese newspaper reported that the Ministry of Public Security had banned use of one of its products.

  • BOSTON, July 10- U.S. security software maker Symantec Corp said it is holding discussions with authorities in Beijing after a state-controlled Chinese newspaper reported that the Ministry of Public Security had banned the use of one of its products.

  • July 3- NQ Mobile Inc's independent auditor has informed the company that it will need to expand the scope of its 2013 audit, the Chinese mobile security software maker said. The stock has been volatile after short-seller Muddy Waters Research Group called NQ Mobile a "massive fraud" in October, a charge the Chinese company rejected.

  • July 3- Chinese mobile security software maker NQ Mobile Inc said its independent auditor, PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian LLP, informed the company that it would need to expand the scope of its 2013 audit. NQ said its board and audit committee are considering PricewaterhouseCoopers' request.

  • Google courts the business phone market Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 11:13 AM ET

    To make the Android system more business friendly, Google is developing a means for separating personal and business phone data. Re/code reports.

  • Google shows off Android for watches, cars, and TV Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 1:41 PM ET
    Android TV demo at Google I/O.

    Google announced three smartwatches, and software to automate cars, and television.

  • Oracle is reportedly in talks to buy a software maker Micros Systems for more than $5 billion.

  • BOSTON, June 10- IBM overtook Japan's Trend Micro Inc to become the world's No. 3 provider of security software last year, after acquiring cybersecurity firm Trusteer, according to market share data released on Tuesday by Gartner. IBM's revenue from security software climbed 19 percent to $1.14 billion last year, Gartner said.

  • June 4- Chinese mobile security software maker NQ Mobile Inc said an independent committee had found no evidence of fraud, as alleged by short-seller Muddy Waters Research Group.

  • NQ Mobile says committee finds no evidence of fraud Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 8:32 AM ET

    June 4- Chinese mobile security software maker NQ Mobile Inc said a special committee had found no evidence of fraud, as alleged by short-seller Muddy Waters Research Group. NQ Mobile's shares rose about 30 percent in premarket trading. Muddy Waters called NQ Mobile a "massive fraud" in October, a charge NQ Mobile rejected as false.

  • May 30- Chinese mobile security software maker NQ Mobile Inc estimated revenue in the first three months of the year would exceed its forecast of $75- $76 million due to strength in its enterprise business.

  • May 30- Chinese mobile security software maker NQ Mobile Inc estimated that first-quarter revenue would exceed its forecast of 75- $76 million due to strength in its enterprise business. The company's shares jumped 20.5 percent higher to $8.25 at the open on the New York Stock Exchange.