The stock market will get its first real taste of Hadoop on Friday, when Hortonworks, a seller of the software, debuts on Nasdaq.» Read More
American Realty Capital Properties Inc. fell 4.0 percent to $8.07 with 39,856,900 shares traded. Apple Inc. rose 3.0 percent to $112.65 with 56,867,800 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose 3.1 percent to $27.65 with 33,984,700 shares traded.
LONDON, Dec 17- IBM aims to expand the number of data centres it offers clients around the world by 25 percent to meet fast-rising demand for internet-based services, after what a company executive said has been a "breakthrough year" in 2014 for its cloud computing business. IBM has quadrupled the number of cloud data facilities it offers around the world to 49 in...
American Realty Capital Properties Inc. rose 9.2 percent to $8.41 with 23,528,100 shares traded. Apple Inc. rose 2.5 percent to $109.41 with 52,068,400 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 8 percent to $26.81 with 35,803,200 shares traded.
American Realty Capital Properties Inc. fell 6.4 percent to $7.70 with 33,288,200 shares traded. Apple Inc. fell 1.4 percent to $106.75 with 58,756,800 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 4 percent to $26.59 with 35,914,700 shares traded.
LA CHAUX-DE-FONDS, Switzerland, Dec 16- TAG Heuer is pushing ahead with plans for a smartwatch to more directly compete with the likes of the Apple Watch and may make acquisitions to help drive the strategy, its head said on Tuesday. We have done several partnerships and might also do acquisitions, "Biver, head of LVMH watches and TAG Heuer interim chief executive,...
American Realty Capital Properties Inc. fell 8.5 percent to $8.23 with 33,770,100 shares traded. Apple Inc. fell 1.4 percent to $108.23 with 66,344,000 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 7 percent to $26.68 with 27,283,200 shares traded.
Apple Inc. fell 1.1 percent to $110.42 with 27,720,000 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 3 percent to $26.91 with 12,229,600 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose. 9 percent to $78.40 with 16,545,900 shares traded.
SANTA CLARA, Calif.— In a story Dec. 10 about efforts to diversify the technology industry, The Associated Press misspelled the name of a computer coding camp co-founded by Liliana Monge. SANTA CLARA, Calif.— Civil rights leader Jesse Jackson spent most of this year pressuring the technology industry into facing up to the glaring scarcity of women, blacks and...
Apple Inc. fell. 3 percent to $111.62 with 40,778,900 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 4 percent to $26.99 with 22,628,700 shares traded. eBay Inc. rose 2.7 percent to $56.79 with 23,194,400 shares traded.
ATLANTA— If you were naughty this year, you might end up with something big and boring, like a vacuum cleaner. If you were good, you might ask for one of these little high-tech gems instead. Within minutes, I was watching Netflix and playing "Angry Birds" on large walls throughout my house, with no power cords in sight.
It spent $5.7 billion for the rights to some injectable wrinkle treatments of Valeant Pharmaceuticals and for L'Oreal's share of a dermatology joint venture the two operated. Nestle is also spending about $350 million on dermatology research and development this year, said Humberto Antunes, chief executive of Nestle Skin Care. The first of the new research...
Apple Inc. fell 1.9 percent to $111.95 with 43,681,500 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell 2.0 percent to $26.87 with 31,372,700 shares traded. Facebook Inc. fell. 9 percent to $76.18 with 31,795,900 shares traded.
The challenges, along with some of the potential solutions, were explored Wednesday at a Silicon Valley summit organized by Jackson and his group, Rainbow Push. In a show of their commitment, Google, Apple, Facebook and more than other 20 other tech companies sent representatives to the forum held at the Santa Clara, California, headquarters of a Silicon Valley...
Apple Inc. rose 1.5 percent to $114.12 with 56,967,700 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 7 percent to $27.42 with 25,321,400 shares traded. Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. fell 4.7 percent to $95.83 with 22,721,500 shares traded.
Apple Inc. fell 2.3 percent to $112.40 with 56,210,800 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell 1.0 percent to $27.23 with 23,738,000 shares traded. Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. rose 35.3 percent to $100.60 with 26,213,400 shares traded.
Apple Inc. fell. 4 percent to $115.00 with 37,140,800 shares traded. Applied Materials Inc. rose 2.6 percent to $25.04 with 19,129,500 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell 1.0 percent to $27.50 with 26,357,300 shares traded.
Dec 4- Michael Fey has left Intel Security Group to become chief operating officer at Blue Coat Systems Inc, a privately owned network security company. Fey was one of the few top McAfee managers to stay with the company after it was bought by Intel Corp in 2011. McAfee is now part of Intel Security Group, where Fey had been chief technology officer.
MILAN, Dec 3- Italy's Luxottica is joining forces with U.S. chipmaker Intel Corp to develop glasses that combine its top fashion brands with technology that could allow wearers to access information about their health or location. Intel is also involved in the Google Glass project as its chips will replace components from Texas Instruments in the new version...
British Sky Broadcasting is betting Google's Cardboard project brings virtual reality into the mainstream and is looking to invest in its future.
Scientist Stephen Hawking warns independent thinking artificial intelligence may surpass and threaten humanity.