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  • Ford recalls Fusions; software causes key problem Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 9:09 AM ET

    DETROIT— Ford is recalling about 65,000 Fusion midsize cars in North America because the ignition keys can be removed if the transmission is not in park due to a software problem. The recall covers certain Fusions, including gas-electric hybrids, from the 2014 and 2015 model years. The recall covers about 55,000 vehicles in the U.S., with the rest in Canada and...

  • HELSINKI, Nov 18- Finland's Nokia launched a new brand-licensed tablet computer on Tuesday which is designed to rival Apple's iPad Mini, just six months after the company sold its ailing phones and devices business to Microsoft for over $7 billion. "With the agreement with Microsoft, as is customary, we have this transition and we can't do smartphones...

  • Nov 17- Mark Pincus, the founder of video game company Zynga Inc, must face a lawsuit alleging he unfairly benefited by selling $192 million of stock in 2012 when other early investors were under a lockup agreement, according to a court ruling. The creator of FarmVille had asked the Delaware Court of Chancery to dismiss a lawsuit that alleged Pincus and other Zynga...

  • Rockford exploring partnership with Uber Saturday, 15 Nov 2014 | 12:25 PM ET

    ROCKFORD, Ill.— The city of Rockford is considering a publicly funded partnership with Uber, the company whose GPS-based smartphone app connects people with the nearest taxi or rideshare car at the click of a button. The idea is still in the brainstorming phase, but it is possible the city could use federal grants to help subsidize people's trips in Uber cars, so...

  • Nov 13- The U.S. government warned iPhone and iPad users on Thursday to be on the alert for hackers who may exploit a vulnerability in Apple Inc's iOS operating system that would enable them to steal sensitive data. Such attacks could be avoided if iPad and iPhone users only installed apps from Apple's App Store or from their own organizations, it said.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 13- BlackBerry Ltd struck partnerships with Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and other high-profile players to enhance the capabilities of the new mobile-device management and security platform it unveiled on Thursday, and its shares jumped 8 percent. BlackBerry's Nasdaq-listed shares were up 8.7 percent at $12.25, their highest since August...

  • U.S. government warns on bug in Apple's iOS software Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 1:30 PM ET

    Nov 13- The U.S. government warned iPhone and iPad users on Thursday to be on the alert for hackers who may exploit a vulnerability in Apple Inc's iOS operating system that would enable them to steal sensitive data. Such attacks could be avoided if iPad and iPhone users only installed apps from Apple's App Store or from their own organizations, it said.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 13- BlackBerry Ltd unveiled its new mobile-device management and security platform on Thursday and struck wide-ranging partnerships to bolster its capabilities, sending its shares more than 6 percent higher. The new platform, the BlackBerry Enterprise Service, or BES 12, will allow corporations and government agencies to manage and make...

  • LAS VEGAS, Nov 12- Amazon.com Inc plans to build data centers in every large country over time as part of a broader investment push that will eventually make the Internet retailer's cloud computing arm the largest part of its business. He added that Amazon plans to build data centers in "virtually every large country" over time. Amazon stunned investors after...

  • AMAZON EXEC SAYS LACK OF PROFITABILITY WILL NOT HINDER CONTINUED INVESTMENT IN AWS CLOUD SERVICES.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 12- Twitter Inc is considering creating additional mobile applications beyond its core messaging service and ways of making it easier for newcomers to use its service, as it vies with Facebook Inc and other social media for smartphone users. Shares of Twitter were up more than 6 percent at $42.14 in midday trading on Wednesday following the...

  • Twitter considers crafting new apps, improving messaging Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 12:33 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 12- Twitter Inc is considering creating additional mobile applications beyond its core messaging service and video app, Vine, as it vies with Facebook Inc and other social media for a large and growing smartphone audience. Chief Executive Officer Dick Costolo said at his company's developer conference on Wednesday that Twitter also...

  • BEIJING, Nov 12- U.S. companies, which have led Western investment in China over the last 35 years, are scaling back their expectations and business plans in the face of slowing growth, heightened competition and increased regulatory scrutiny from Beijing. The USCBC estimates U.S. business in China is worth about $350 billion a year, a figure that includes exports,...

  • Nov 11- Daily deal website pioneer Groupon Inc has stood down in a trademark spat with an open-source software project called Gnome, after the nonprofit called on the public to help in its legal fight. Groupon said on Tuesday it would abandon its trademark applications for "Gnome," the name it chose for a new merchant checkout platform it launched in May.

  • "It's a win-win trade agreement that will benefit information and communications technology manufacturers and services firms across the Americas, Europe, and Asia, while also benefiting all consumers globally and raising global GDP by as much as $190 billion annually," he said by email. The move was also welcomed by network equipment maker Cisco Systems, the...

  • Nov 11- Ebix Inc shareholder Barington Capital Group said the insurance software maker needs new independent directors to improve oversight and suggested four candidates. Goldman Sachs Group Inc in June 2013 dropped its plans to buy Ebix, after U.S. regulators opened an investigation into alleged misconduct by the company. Barington said in a letter to Ebix...

  • The company's software helps customers such as Facebook Inc, Twitter Inc, eBay Inc and Amazon.com Inc sort and handle Big Data. Yahoo owns a 19.6 percent stake in Hortonworks while venture capital firm Benchmark Capital Partners holds 18.7 percent. Goldman Sachs& Co, Credit Suisse and RBC Capital Markets were listed as lead underwriters for the IPO, according to...

  • Software maker Hortonworks files for IPO Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 1:13 PM ET

    Nov 10- Enterprise software maker Hortonworks Inc filed with U.S. regulators on Monday to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering of common stock. The Palo Alto, California- based company helps customers manage data using "Hadoop," an open-source software system that can sort and handle Big Data, the massive amounts of information generated through...

  • FIREEYE SAYS UNCOVERED BUG IN APPLE'S IOS SOFTWARE THAT MAKES MOST DEVICES VULNERABLE TO CYBERATTACKS.

  • TORONTO, Nov 9- BlackBerry, which has completed the first phase of its two-year turnaround plan, is now focused on profitability and will not spread itself thin by attempting to launch too many new devices, its chief executive said. John Chen, who took the reins at the struggling mobile technology company in November 2013, has moved rapidly to try to get the one-time...

 

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