SAO PAULO, April 23- Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff praised the United States on Wednesday for its decision to ease control over the Internet and called for a more democratic, transparent network following the U.S. National Security Agency spying scandal.» Read More
WASHINGTON, March 31- The U.S. Supreme Court will on Monday delve into the hotly contested question of when software is eligible for patent protection. Google Inc, Dell Inc, Verizon Communications Inc, Microsoft Corp, Hewlett-Packard Co and engine manufacturer Cummins Inc, are among the companies that have filed legal papers weighing in on the issue.
*AstraZeneca moving global HQ and R&D to Cambridge by 2016. CAMBRIDGE, England, March 31- AstraZeneca, which will complete its move to Cambridge by 2016, is already putting down roots in the ecosystem of the university city as it seeks to revitalise its drug research.
Today's top designers are testing the boundaries of imagination, transforming ultrasmall spaces into marvels of microminimalist home design.
Mike Isaac, Re/code senior editor, thinks Facebook is "throwing spaghetti at the wall right now." Sam Biddle, Valleywag editor, weighs in on Google and Facebook's strategies.
Brian Moore, co-founder of Cloak App, explains how you can use social networks to avoid people in the real world.
March 27- Twitter Inc plans to release a mobile-advertising product in the next few weeks that will allow app-makers to encourage downloads of their software, Bloomberg reported citing people familiar with the matter.
Claude-France Arnould, chief executive at EDA, discusses the defence industry and the need for strengthened cooperation within the EU and Nato, as well as for innovation in the sector.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, discusses his turnaround plan for Chicago schools.
That area is highly paid, highly skilled, and you can raise a middle-class family on those jobs, says Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, sharing his plan to produce more advance manufacturing jobs in Windy City.
We are combining old technology with the new, says Steve Forbes, Forbes Media chairman & editor-In-chief, sharing his plan for fostering growth and innovation in creating manufacturing jobs.
Christopher Galvin, Harrison Street Capital CEO, discusses the future of mobile, disruptive tech and shares where he is investing in now.
King Digital Entertainment officially began life as a publicly traded company, but opened below its initial pricing levels.
Your smartphone can tell you, says Charles Yim, Breathometer founder & CEO, explaining how his device allows people to check their BAC levels. This is more of a second reference point and not a replacement for good judgment, says Yim. And Kevin O'Leary, "Shark Tank" co-host explains how this device has changed behavior in his home and demonstrates how it works.
King Digital Entertainment, the maker of "Candy Crush," priced its shares Tuesday after the bell.
BRASILIA, March 25- Brazil's lower chamber of Congress approved groundbreaking legislation on Tuesday aimed at guaranteeing equal access to the Internet and protecting the privacy of its users in the wake of U.S. spying revelations.
*Imerys bowed out of bidding war for U.S. firm Amcol. PARIS, March 25- French minerals specialist Imerys is betting on innovative products in the shale and car industries to deliver growth and still looking out for acquisitions after its failure to buy U.S. company Amcol, its chief executive said.
Arnold Donald, Carnival CEO, discusses the new innovations his company is employing to drive demand and increase guest experience. Donald also weighs in on Carnival's first quarter earnings beat.
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.
Discussing what new products are going to set up Apple for the next quarter, with Steve Milunovich, UBS analyst.
Jane Ni Dhulchaointigh, developer at Sufru, introduces Sugru, a new product hailed as a new wonder material and says the "magic part" is that it bonds to almost any material.