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  • Sony plans to launch virtual-reality headset in 2016 Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 8:29 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Sony plans on putting its virtual-reality headset on consumers' noggins next year. Sony Corp. originally unveiled a prototype of the headset at last year's gathering of video game developers. The headset works in tandem with Sony's PlayStation 4 console and camera by covering users' vision and simulating virtual worlds on screen.

  • HANGZHOU, China, March 4- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is launching a cloud computing hub in Silicon Valley on Wednesday, the e-commerce giant's first outside of China, underscoring its global ambitions in the face of stiff and entrenched competition. Alibaba's Aliyun cloud division intends the new data center to cater initially to Chinese companies with...

  • BARCELONA, Spain— BlackBerry may be launching four new smartphones over the coming year, but the struggling company is staking its future on becoming a giant in software. CEO John Chen said at the Mobile World Congress wireless show in Barcelona on Tuesday that since he took over a year and a half ago BlackBerry has undergone a "philosophical" shift away from...

  • March 2- Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen's office said on Monday it has launched an investigation into Lenovo Group Ltd's sales of laptops preloaded with Superfish software, which the U.S. government last month warned made users vulnerable to cyberattacks. The office said that Jepsen last week sent letters to Lenovo, the world's biggest personal...

  • Guidewire Software beats Street 2Q forecasts Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 4:30 PM ET

    FOSTER CITY, Calif. _ Guidewire Software Inc. on Monday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $4 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. Analysts expected $86.1 million, according to Zacks. For the current quarter ending in April, Guidewire Software expects its results to range from a loss of 9 cents per share to a loss of 6 cents per...

  • Palo Alto reports 2Q loss Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 4:24 PM ET

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. _ Palo Alto Networks Inc. on Monday reported a loss of $43 million in its fiscal second quarter. Analysts expected $203.4 million, according to Zacks. Analysts surveyed by Zacks had expected revenue of $209.8 million.

  • BOSTON, March 2- Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen's office said on Monday it has launched an investigation into Lenovo Group Ltd's sales of laptops preloaded with Superfish software, which the U.S. government last month warned made users vulnerable to cyberattacks. The office said that Jepsen last week sent letters to Lenovo, the world's biggest...

  • CONNECTICUT ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OFFICE SAYS HAS OPENED INVESTIGATION INTO LENOVO GROUP LOADING' SUPERFISH' SOFTWARE ON PCS.

  • SAN FRANCISCO— Hewlett-Packard is buying wireless networking company Aruba Networks for about $2.7 billion, in what amounts to HP's first major acquisition since its disastrous purchase of a British software company in 2011.. Aruba, based in Sunnyvale, California, makes Wi-Fi networking systems for shopping malls, corporate campuses, hotels and...

  • *Lenovo says "we will significantly reduce preloaded applications". *Lenovo says its standard image will only include OS and related software, software required to make hardware work well security software, Lenovo applications. *Lenovo says "we have worked with partners to create tools and update antivirus programs to eliminate superfish software".

  • American Software posts 3Q profit Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 5:43 PM ET

    ATLANTA _ American Software Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $2.8 million. American Software shares have increased roughly 5 percent since the beginning of the year. Keywords: American Software, Earnings Report.

  • Feb 26- Autodesk Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly revenue as the company's switch to a subscription-based model for its computer-aided design software paid off. Autodesk said earlier this month that its desktop software products will be available only by subscription from next February. Autodesk forecast current-quarter adjusted profit...

  • Software maker Splunk's revenue jumps 47.5 pct Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 4:23 PM ET

    Feb 26- Data analytics software maker Splunk Inc reported a 47.5 percent rise in quarterly revenue as it added more customers. The company's net loss widened to $57 million, or 47 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Jan. 31, from $32.6 million, or 30 cents per share, a year earlier. Splunk, whose software indexes and manages data from computers, servers and...

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.— Google will start showing ads in its online store for mobile apps and entertainment as the Internet search leader strives to bring in more revenue from smartphones and tablets. The advertising expansion announced Thursday will provide Google with a new opportunity to profit from its Android software, the world's most widely used...

  • Google to show ads for apps on Google Play Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 12:18 PM ET

    Feb 26- Google Inc said it will allow some Google Play users to see advertisements for apps in the coming weeks. Users will see ads from a pilot group of app developers who are already running ads on Google search, the company said in a blog post. Google's advertising revenue has come under pressure as more consumers access its services on smartphones and tablets,...

  • IBM outlines plan to revamp business for investors Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 9:12 AM ET

    NEW YORK— IBM's CEO says the company's plan to revamp its business to shift away from hardware and focus on business analytics, cloud computing, mobile services and security is on track. In a media briefing ahead of an investor conference in New York on Thursday, Virginia Rometty said the company plans that the new tech markets should make up 40 percent of IBM's...

  • Mitel Networks tops 4Q profit forecasts Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 7:33 AM ET

    OTTAWA, Ontario _ Mitel Networks Corp. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $10.8 million. For the current quarter ending in March, Mitel Networks expects its per-share earnings to range from 13 cents to 16 cents. Mitel Networks shares have decreased nearly 3 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Merge Healthcare posts 4Q profit Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 6:39 AM ET

    CHICAGO _ Merge Healthcare Inc. on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $1.5 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The Chicago- based company said it had profit of 2 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • King County hopes new energy software saves it money Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 5:37 PM ET

    REDMOND, Wash.— King County officials say they hope to save money and energy by using new software that tracks electricity use in real-time. On Monday, King County Executive Dow Constantine toured Microsoft Corp.' s operations center in Redmond, Washington, to see how the company's energy-smart buildings project works. Microsoft has been using the software to...

  • Feb 25- Cloud software company Salesforce.com Inc raised its full-year revenue forecast, betting on higher demand for its web-based sales and marketing software and services. Salesforce forecast revenue of $6.48 billion to $6.52 billion for the year ending January 2016, up from $6.45 billion- $6.5 billion it forecast in November. The company's net loss...

 

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