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  • "We were basically the only girls in the room," recalled Lindsey O'Brien, 21, a rising senior at Philadelphia's Moore College of Art& Design. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology created its Game Lab in 2012. New York University's Tisch School began offering a video game design degree last year. "There's going to be a huge boom of women entering the industry in...

  • Ulta Salon, Cosmetics& Fragrance Inc., up $19.46 to $233.15. Terex Corp., down $3.44 to $20.89. Chinese heavy equipment maker Zoomlion gave up on its effort to buy Terex after failing to reach a deal.

  • Software competitor Oracle claimed Google had stolen its intellectual property and reaped huge profits by copying pieces of an Oracle programming language called Java. Oracle, which had sought $9 billion in damages, immediately said it would appeal. Google's supporters— a group that included other tech firms, trade associations and the Electronic Frontier...

  • SANTA CLARA, Calif. _ Palo Alto Networks Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $70.2 million in its fiscal third quarter. The average estimate of 19 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 42 cents per share. Seventeen analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $338.6 million.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 26- A U.S. jury handed Alphabet's Google a major victory on Thursday in a long-running copyright lawsuit against Oracle Corp, saying the law allowed Google's use of Oracle's software to create its Android smartphone operating system.

  • JURY RULES FOR GOOGLE ON FAIR USE IN ORACLE SOFTWARE COPYRIGHT TRIAL-HEARING.

  • LOS ANGELES, May 26- Planes arriving and departing Los Angeles International Airport were delayed on Thursday after a problem with air-traffic control software briefly halted all flights, according to U.S. and local air traffic officials. The Federal Aviation Administration ordered a ground stop for all flights into and out of the airport at about 8 a.m. PDT,...

  • *Microsoft to cut up to 1,850 jobs, most in Finland. HELSINKI/ SAN FRANCISCO, May 25- Microsoft Corp announced more big cuts to its smartphone business on Wednesday, just two years after it bought handset maker Nokia in an ill-fated attempt to take on market leaders Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.. In a move that clearly puts the stamp of two-year chief...

  • "While CSC mentioned scale as a big part of the rationale, we're not convinced as to why being bigger in a declining end-market is a good thing," Citi Research analyst Ashwin Shirvaikar said in a broker note. IDC expects spending on private cloud IT infrastructure to increase 11 percent to $13.9 billion, and spending on public cloud services to jump 14 percent to...

  • DETROIT, May 25- German luxury car maker BMW AG on Wednesday said its BMW iVentures venture capital arm has invested an undisclosed amount in California- based Scoop Technologies, which offers a smartphone-powered carpooling service called Scoop. The company currently operates in the San Francisco Bay area. On Tuesday, Toyota Motor Corp, the world's No. 1...

  • TSA IS WORKING WITH SOFTWARE COMPANIES TO DETERMINE HOW SCREENING MACHINES CAN BETTER DETECT PROHIBITED ITEMS- ADMINISTRATOR.

  • HONG KONG, May 25- Huawei Technologies Co Ltd on Wednesday said it sued Samsung Electronics Co Ltd claiming infringement of smartphone patents, the Chinese firm's first intellectual property challenge against the world's top mobile maker. Huawei has filed lawsuits in the United States and China seeking compensation for what it said was unlicensed use of...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 23- Oracle Corp filed a multibillion-dollar copyright lawsuit against Google because Oracle failed in its own attempts to enter the smartphone market, a Google attorney said in closing arguments on Monday. In a retrial at U.S. District Court in San Francisco, Oracle Corp has claimed Google's Android smartphone operating system violated its...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, May 23- Oracle Corp filed a multibillion-dollar copyright lawsuit against Google because Oracle failed in its own attempts to enter the smartphone market, a Google attorney said in closing arguments on Monday. In court on Monday, Google attorney Robert Van Nest played a video of a speech by Oracle Chairman Larry Ellison praising "our friends at...

  • NEW DELHI/ MUMBAI, May 21- Apple Inc chief Tim Cook met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday, concluding a four-day trip to India that could set the stage for Apple's expansion plans in one of the world's fastest growing smartphone markets. Modi and Cook met for an hour in central Delhi and discussed Apple's plans for its India business, including the...

  • Cook, who arrived in India on Tuesday and is winding down his trip, spoke of the potential for the manufacturing and retailing of Apple products in India, and the possibilities for app development in the country, the statement said. Apple has just a 2 percent share of the smartphone market in India, one of the world's fastest-growing smartphone markets.

  • The company forecast second-quarter revenue of $500 million- $520 million and adjusted loss of 18- 11 cents per share. Analysts on average were expecting revenue of $542.1 million and loss of 7 cents per share, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. The company reported a loss of $173 million, or 77 cents per share, in the first quarter ended April 30, compared with a...

  • CHICAGO, May 19- How about this idea for a new reality TV show: "Survivor: Maximize your Social Security." Rather than getting voted off the island, contestants lose when they fail to get the most out of Social Security's survivor benefit- one of the government program's most important features for married couples. The analysis comes from William Reichenstein, a...

  • May 18- Salesforce.com Inc, a marketing-and-sales software provider for 17 years, may be joining the ranks of the technology old-guard, but the 27 percent first-quarter revenue growth it posted on Wednesday still showed some startup zip. The company also provided a rosy outlook, raising its full-year revenue forecast and predicting that technology like...

  • The company's net income rose to $38.8 million, or 6 cents per share, in the first quarter ended April 30 from $4.1 million, or 1 cent per share, a year earlier. Analysts on average had expected a profit of 23 cents per share on revenue of $1.89 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. For the full year, Salesforce said it expects revenue of $8.16 billion- $8.20...

 

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