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  • April 25- The attackers who stole $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank probably hacked into software from the SWIFT financial platform that is at the heart of the global financial system, said security researchers at British defense contractor BAE Systems. The software update and warning from Brussels- based SWIFT, or the Society for Worldwide...

  • EXCLUSIVE-HACKERS IN BANGLADESH BANK HEIST PROBABLY BROKE INTO SWIFT'S FINANCIAL MESSAGING SOFTWARE- SECURITY RESEARCHERS AT BAE.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 21- Financial results from Microsoft Corp and Intel Corp this week brought into sharp relief the challenges the onetime PC partners face as they shift more of their emphasis to cloud computing. Microsoft's market capitalization of around $440 billion is almost three times Intel's at $151 billion, compared to about double five years ago.

  • "We would have liked to have seen 7 to 9 percent growth," Dan Morgan, a portfolio manager at Synovus Trust who holds Microsoft shares, said of intelligent cloud revenue. Revenue at the Redmond, Wash.- based software giant fell to $20.53 billion from $21.73 billion, lower than the $22.09 billion analysts had expected. The company's net income in the third quarter ended...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 21- Microsoft Corp and Intel Corp's financial results this week brought into sharp relief the onetime PC partners' attempts to gear up for cloud computing, where Microsoft is soaring and Intel has not quite taken off. Microsoft's market capitalization of around $439.68 billion is almost three times Intel's at $150.96 billion, compared to...

  • BRUSSELS, April 20- The European Union charged Google on Wednesday with using its dominant Android mobile operating system to squeeze out rivals, opening a second front against the U.S. technology giant that could result in large fines. The European Commission said such practices, which started in 2011 when the company became dominant in mobile operating...

  • April 20,- The European Union charged Google on Wednesday with abusing its position as the dominant supplier of Android software for phones, opening a second front against the U.S. technology giant that could lead to large fines. The Commission alleges that Google imposes unfair licensing conditions on device makers wanting to pre-install the Google Play...

  • BRUSSELS, April 20- The European Union charged Google on Wednesday with abusing the dominant position of its Android mobile operating system, opening a second front against the U.S. technology giant that could lead to large fines. The stakes are higher for Google in the Android case as it made about $11 billion last year from advertising sales on Android phones...

  • *Sees Q2 rev. of $1.66- $1.71 bln vs. est. April 19- VMware Inc reported a better-than-expected rise in quarterly revenue, helped by strong sales of its newer virtualization software, and the company also said it would buy back $1.2 billion of its Class A stock this year. The company expects second-quarter revenue of $1.66 billion- $1.71 billion, compared with the...

  • BERLIN, April 19- German carmaker Audi created so-called defeat devices which cut emissions in 1999, years before parent company Volkswagen used them to cheat diesel emissions tests, German newspaper Handelsblatt reported on Tuesday. VW and Audi both declined to comment on the report, citing ongoing investigations by U.S. law firm Jones Day into the diesel...

  • April 18- Silicon Valley veteran Bill Campbell, who advised tech leaders including Apple's Steve Jobs and Amazon.com' s Jeff Bezos, has died on Monday after a long battle with cancer, his family said. "He helped us build Google and in countless ways made our success possible," Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Alphabet Inc, said in a post. "Just hearing the news about...

  • April 18- Silicon Valley veteran Bill Campbell, who advised tech leaders including Apple's Steve Jobs and Amazon.com' s Jeff Bezos, has died, technology website Re/code reported on Monday. He has served on a number of boards, including Apple Inc and Columbia University. Re/code's Kara Swisher said Campbell died after a long struggle with cancer.

  • *Google 2015 revenues from ads on Android phones $11 bln- analyst. AMSTERDAM/ FRANKFURT, April 18- The European competition commission is gearing up to charge Google with giving unfair prominence to its own apps like search and maps in supplementary software licensing deals it strikes with mobile phone makers running its Android operating system, four sources...

  • April 18- Event management software maker Cvent Inc said it agreed to be acquired by private equity firm Vista Equity Partners for about $1.65 billion in cash. Shares of Cvent rose 65.6 percent to $35.28, but were below the offer price of $36 per share. Morgan Stanley is Cvent's financial adviser, while Wilson Sonsini Goodrich& Rosati, Professional Corp is its...

  • April 16- A jury in Wisconsin has awarded medical software company Epic Systems $940 million in damages in a trade secret lawsuit against Indian information technology provider Tata Consultancies, believed to one of the largest trade-secrets verdicts on record. The jury in federal court in Wisconsin on Friday found in Epic's favor on seven claims including...

  • TOKYO, April 15- Japanese stocks fell on Friday as investors took profits after a three-day rally that added 1,159 points to the benchmark Nikkei index. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Computer Emergency Readiness Team advised "the only mitigation available is to uninstall QuickTime for Windows" after Trend Micro identified QuickTime bugs that...

  • April 12- Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Tuesday that it was partnering with ChannelAdvisor Corp, a software company that aggregates retailers and brands for online marketplaces, in an effort to expand the number of products on its website. Seth Beal, head of Wal-Mart's online marketplace, said the retailer could expand the number of third-party sellers,...

  • April 12- Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Tuesday that it was partnering with ChannelAdvisor Corp, a software company that aggregates retailers and brands for online marketplaces, in an effort to expand the number of products on its website. The deal should make it easier for the thousands of retailers and vendors that are working with ChannelAdvisor to get their...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 12- Fresh off a two-year stock rally and a win with its "Star Wars: Battlefront" title, Electronic Arts Inc is attracting sizeable buy-in from institutional investors who expect the company to keep doing well with shooter videogames. "EA has a really good slate coming up," said Mike Hickey, an analyst with Benchmark Company. "said Ascendiant...

  • April 12- Cloud storage provider Box Inc unveiled a service that allows businesses in Europe and Asia to store data regionally, at a time when governments demand greater protection for their data in the backdrop of revelations about massive U.S. surveillance programs. Box Zones, to be available next month, uses the cloud services of Amazon.com Inc and...

 

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