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Oracle reported quarterly earnings that trailed Wall Street expectations on Thursday and announced a $13 billion stock buyback.
Safra Catz and Mark Hurd, currently Oracle's presidents, will become the CEOs of the company.
Alibaba's expected valuation is about $175 billion. Here's how that compares with other tech giants like Amazon, Facebook and Apple.
Wall Street looked set to open higher, as stocks in Europe continued a relief rally over the Federal Reserve's accommodative policy stance.
Lost in the chatter about the inflating tech bubble is an important detail: Most of technology's most notable names aren't participating.
Markets are primed for the possibility the Fed will signal it's a step closer to normalizing its super low rate policy. Even so, trading may still be volatile.
As consumers soon line up at Apple stores for the iPhone 6, iCracked will be right there with them, trying to buy their old phones.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 4- DataStax, which helps companies deal with the vast troves of data scattered around the Internet, said it had raised $106 million, further enabling it take on incumbents such as Oracle Corp and Microsoft Corp.. Traditional incumbents include Oracle's MySQL, Microsoft's SQL Server and IBM's DB2.
A new crop of start-ups is creating cloud software for mom-and-pop shops, bringing them into the digital world for the first time.
NEW YORK, Sept 3- U.S. stocks were set to open higher Wednesday on optimism a resolution would be reached between Ukraine and Russia and ahead of the latest round of data which could provide insight on the health of the U.S. economy.
*Toll Brothers advances after results. NEW YORK, Sept 3- U.S. stock index futures rose on Wednesday, on hopes a resolution would be reached between Ukraine and Russia and ahead of the latest batch of data which could provide insight on the health of the economy.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Travel management and expense software maker Concur Technologies is exploring a sale of the company.
Aug 29- A federal appeals court on Friday rejected Oracle Corp's bid to restore a $1.3 billion jury verdict in its long-running copyright dispute with German software company SAP SE, and said Oracle may choose to either accept a lower amount or face a new trial.
Aug 29- A federal appeals court on Friday said Oracle Corp must face a second trial with SAP in a case where the European software company admitted massive copyright infringement, unless Oracle is willing to accept $356.7 million of damages.
Aug 27- Workday Inc reported a better-than-expected 74 percent rise in quarterly revenue due to strong growth in subscription for its Web-based human resources and financial management software, and the company raised its full-year revenue forecast.
So Buffett's participation in fast-food chain Burger King Worldwide Inc's purchase of coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc- complete with relocation of Burger King's domicile to Canada- might at first blush raise questions about his patriotism.
BEIJING, Aug 26- Industrial and Commercial Bank of China has deployed a new IBM mainframe computer system, the two companies said on Tuesday, boosting the U.S. technology giant's credentials in the country.
Salesforce said on Thursday it expects an adjusted profit of 50- 52 cents per share on revenue of $5.34- $5.37 billion for the year ending Jan. 31. It had previously forecast an adjusted profit of 49- 51 cents on revenue of $5.30- $5.34 billion.
The facts of Google's first 10 years are impressive.