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NEW YORK, Dec 12- Cisco Systems Inc Chief Executive John Chambers said on Thursday he was beginning to see the U.S. market recover but cited challenges in emerging market economies such as Russia and Brazil.
NEW YORK, Dec 12- Cisco Systems Inc Chief Executive John Chambers said on Thursday he is beginning to see the U.S. market recover but cited challenges in emerging market economies such as Russia and Brazil. Cisco stunned the market on Nov. 13 by warning that revenue would fall as much as 10 percent this quarter and could keep declining for several quarters.
LUXEMBOURG, Dec 11- Microsoft fended off a challenge to its $8.5 billion takeover of messaging service Skype when Europe's second-highest court ruled against claims by rival Cisco that the 2011 deal would harm competition.
NEW YORK, Dec 11- Cisco Systems Inc Chief Executive John Chambers is facing growing pressure from investors to exit its television set-top box business, where revenue has been plummeting and profit margins trail the rest of the company.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 6- At Pinterest, the four-year-old online bulletin board service that is valued near $3.8 billion, some 70 percent of the users are female. Male-heavy boards dominate in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley, which prides itself on progressive thinking and putting talent first.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 6- At Pinterest, the online bulletin board service that is valued near $3.8 billion, some 70 percent of the users are female. Male-heavy boards dominate in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley, which prides itself on progressive thinking and putting talent first. Google, Facebook and Twitter all went public without a woman on the board.
WASHINGTON, Dec 5- The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved a bill aimed at reining in "patent trolls," companies that buy or license patents from others, then extract licensing fees or file infringement lawsuits viewed by many as frivolous.
*HP, Apple lead tech sector's rally. NEW YORK, Nov 27- The Dow and the S&P 500 closed at record highs on Wednesday, led by Hewlett-Packard's jump a day after the personal computer maker's earnings, while the Nasdaq finished at a 13- year high.
Nov 27- Hewlett-Packard Co shares soared near their 52- week high on Wednesday after investors saw signs a turnaround plan was gaining traction, but Wall Street worried the improvement was coming at the expense of margins.
FRANKFURT, Nov 27- Germany's biggest tech company, SAP, has rejected calls by domestic politicians for European IT firms to band together to better compete against U.S. tech groups in the wake of spying allegations.
Nov 27- Signs that Hewlett-Packard Co's turnaround plan is finally yielding results put the company's stock on track for its biggest one-day jump in a year on Wednesday. Expectations were low for HP's fourth quarter following a disappointing third quarter and after rivals IBM and Cisco Systems Inc reported poor results.
Nov 27- Signs that Hewlett-Packard Co's turnaround plan is finally yielding results prompted at least one brokerage to raise its rating on HP shares and eight others to raise price targets, setting up the stock for a bounce on Wednesday.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 26- Hewlett-Packard Co beat revenue forecasts as sales growth in its enterprise group inspired cautious optimism about the company's turnaround plan, and its shares rallied more than 7 percent.
Even with the sharp gains in stock prices this year, 70 percent of the Dow components still offer dividend yields greater than 2 percent.
*Oil falls after Iran deal, energy shares may be pressured. *FDA approves Johnson& Johnson's hepatitis C drug. NEW YORK, Nov 25- U.S. stock index futures rose on Monday, suggesting major averages would extend a rally that has taken them to repeated all-time highs, though energy shares will be in focus amid a sharp decline in crude oil prices.
Signs of rapidly worsening Chinese demand for IT giants IBM and Cisco Systems are starting to spook Hewlett-Packard investors.
Nov 22- Cisco Systems Inc and Huawei Technologies Co, two of the world's largest communications equipment makers, have been slugging it out for a decade now- in court, in emerging markets, in the lobbies of government and even on blogs.
Nov 22- Shares of Violin Memory Inc were set to open 50 percent lower on Friday after the flash storage provider's third-quarter results came in below analysts' estimates, prompting at least four brokerages to downgrade the stock.
The "C" class has been teaching the rest of the market a lesson this year, leading the way with oversized gains.
WASHINGTON, Nov 20- A U.S. congressional panel on Wednesday approved a bill targeting patent "trolls," companies that buy or license patents from others and then aggressively pursue licensing fees or file infringement lawsuits.