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Leading drone makers PrecisionHawk and Trimble Navigation Limited, farm data services firms, including ones run by Monsanto and FarmLogs, and even some federal lawmakers are saying the proposed rules could delay the development of drone-assisted agriculture in the United States if they are finalized as currently written. The FAA said farmers can address...
The previously undisclosed vulnerability, dubbed "Ghost," is deemed critical because attackers could exploit it to covertly gain complete control of a targeted Linux system, according to cyber security firm Qualys, which uncovered the bug. To highlight the severity of the risk, researchers identified a way to craft malicious emails that could automatically...
Jim Cramer spoke with Red Hat CEO on how widespread the attack on Sony could be. Is this open sourced technology biz vulnerable to attack?
NEW YORK, Dec 19- U.S. stocks gained ground in late afternoon trading on Friday, extending the S&P 500' s best two-day run in more than three years, helped by higher energy shares. Brent crude oil rebounded to end up 3.6 percent at $61.38 a barrel, while WTI crude jumped 4.5 percent to settled at $56.52. Among decliners, shares of Nike shed 2.8 percent, a day after the...
As the company grows and open source spreads, companies have yet to make a model as profitable as traditional software companies.
NEW YORK, Dec 19- U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday after the market's best two-day run in more than three years, with shares of Nike weighing on the Dow while energy shares led a modest advance on the benchmark S&P 500.. Brent crude oil advanced above $60 a barrel on Friday, recovering from near a 5-1/ 2- year low, while WTI crude climbed 3.3 percent to $55.90.
Some of Friday midday movers:
Red Hat reported quarterly revenue and profit above market expectations, boosted by strong growth in subscriptions.
Dec 18- Red Hat Inc, the world's largest commercial distributor of the Linux operating system, raised its profit forecast for the full year after reporting quarterly revenue and profit above market expectations, boosted by strong growth in subscriptions. Shares of Red Hat, which counts IBM Corp, Dell Inc and Alcatel-Lucent SA among its customers, were up 10.6...
Dec 18- Red Hat Inc, the world's largest commercial distributor of the Linux operating system, reported quarterly revenue and profit above market expectations, boosted by strong growth in subscriptions. Revenue from subscriptions, Red Hat's biggest revenue source, rose 15.1 percent to $394.7 million in the third quarter ended Nov. 30. Red Hat shares closed at...
Companies making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Dec 18- Red Hat Inc, the world's largest commercial distributor of the Linux operating system, posted a 15 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by strong growth in subscriptions. The company's net income fell to $47.9 million, or 26 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Nov. 30, from $52.0 million, or 27 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose to $455.9...
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
U.S. stock index futures signaled a sharply higher open on Thursday, as Wall Street cheered comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer is looking for some specific signals to spot the end of the slide.
With low oil prices causing fear in investors, Jim Cramer spells out the opportunities that could be hidden in the market next week.
BOSTON, Sept 25- Hackers have begun exploiting the newly identified "Shellshock" computer bug, using fast-moving worm viruses to scan for vulnerable systems and then infect them, researchers warned on Thursday.
BOSTON, Sept 25- Hackers have launched attacks exploiting the newly identified "Shellshock" computer bug, researchers warned on Thursday, as news surfaced that an initial patch for the issue was incomplete, suggesting even updated systems were vulnerable.
A security bug in a widely used piece of Linux software, known as "Bash," could pose a bigger threat to computer users than the "Heartbleed" bug.
BOSTON, Sept 24- A newly discovered security bug in a widely used piece of Linux software, known as "Bash," could pose a bigger threat to computer users than the "Heartbleed" bug that surfaced in April, cyber experts warned on Wednesday.