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  • FRANKFURT, April 8- Europe's largest software company, SAP, warned late on Friday that first-quarter results would be weaker than expected due to slower sales of software licenses to corporate customers in the United States, its biggest market. First-quarter operating profit, excluding special items, rose 5 percent to 1.10 billion euros.

  • April 5- Huatai Securities Co Ltd is seeking to acquire U.S. asset management software maker AssetMark Inc for as much as $800 million, according to people familiar with the matter, in the latest example of a Chinese company taking an interest in U.S. businesses. A deal for AssetMark could be the biggest Chinese investment in the U.S. financial services sector...

  • April 5- Huatai Securities Co Ltd is seeking to acquire U.S. asset management software maker AssetMark Inc for as much as $800 million, according to people familiar with the matter, in the latest example of a Chinese company taking an interest in U.S. businesses. A deal for AssetMark could be the biggest Chinese investment in the U.S. financial services sector...

  • SYDNEY, April 5- Software produced by a little-known Australian developer has helped journalists piece together news leads from the mountains of data found in the contents of the Panama Papers, one of the biggest document leaks in history. Sydney- based Nuix Pty Ltd donated its document analysis programme to the International Consortium of Investigative...

  • The Health Information Trust Alliance conducted a study of some 30 mid-sized U.S. hospitals late last year and found that 52 percent of them were infected with malicious software, HITRUST Chief Executive Daniel Nutkis told Reuters. Last month, Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital in Los Angeles paid a ransom of $17,000 to regain access to its systems.

  • *German carmakers BMW, Mercedes, Audi seek new HERE partners. FRANKFURT, April 1- Amazon.com and Microsoft are in talks to supply cloud computing to digital mapping business HERE, owned by a group of German carmakers developing self-driving cars, sources familiar with the matter said. Last year, carmakers BMW, Audi and Mercedes struck a 2.5 billion euro deal to buy...

  • The Pentagon building in Washington, DC.

    The U.S. Department of Defense has put together a prize fund of $150,000 for any hacker who can find vulnerabilities in its security.

  • SHANGHAI, March 31- China's Ministry of Finance unveiled details of its 2016 budget plans on Wednesday, with spending jacked up sharply on many items, including an 11- fold increase for "repairs" to 94 billion yuan. Other big increases have been made for health care and family planning, which will get a 47.2 percent boost to 12.43 billion yuan. China has expanded...

  • *Belarus software industry thriving at tech hub. World of Tanks developer keeps big operation in Minsk. MINSK, March 31- World of Tanks, one of the five most popular PC video games in Europe and the United States with 100 million players joining virtual battles in World War II-era tanks, started in a kitchen in the capital of Belarus.

  • Microsoft's jump into A.I.

    Lance Ulanoff, Editor-at-Large at Mashable, and CNBC's Jon Fortt discuss Microsoft's racist chatbot and how we can shape the future of artificial intelligence like Cortana and other automated bots.

  • Microsoft's Mehdi: Data security is always under attack

    Microsoft Corporate Vice President of Windows and Devices Group, Yusuf Mehdi, discusses the state of security and privacy in tech as well as the possibility that the company may acquire Yahoo, on the sidelines of Microsoft's Build 2016 conference.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 30- The latest version of Microsoft Corp's Windows operating system has 270 million active users eight months after launch, the world's largest software company said on Wednesday. The number, announced by executive Terry Myerson at Microsoft's annual gathering for developers in San Francisco, represents a solid start for Windows 10...

  • March 30- Almost a week after being shut down for spewing racist and sexist comments on Twitter, Microsoft Corp's artificial intelligence' chatbot' called Tay briefly rejoined Twitter on Wednesday only to launch a spam attack on its followers. The incident marks another embarrassing setback for the software company as it tries to get ahead of Alphabet Inc's...

  • March 30- Almost a week after being shut down for spewing racist and sexist comments on Twitter, Microsoft Corp's artificial intelligence' chatbot' called Tay briefly rejoined Twitter on Wednesday only to launch a spam attack on its followers. The incident marks another embarrassing setback for the software company that is trying to get ahead of Alphabet...

  • FRANKFURT, March 29- Business planning software giant SAP hiked the long-term stock options awarded to senior executives in 2015 while the company's board recommended a 5 percent rise in its annual dividend, according to company documents published on Tuesday. Chief Executive Bill McDermott received compensation for 2015 including salary, benefits and...

  • FRANKFURT, March 29- Business planning software giant SAP raised the long-term stock options awarded to senior executives in 2015 while the company's board recommended a 5 percent rise in its annual dividend, according to company documents published on Tuesday. Chief Executive Bill McDermott received compensation for 2015 including salary, benefits and...

  • BERLIN/ FRANKFURT, March 24- German software giant SAP on Thursday extended the contracts of its top executive team until 2021, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters, in a move that dispels doubts about the future tenure of Chief Executive Bill McDermott. In a memo to employees, SAP said its supervisory board had renewed the contracts of McDermott, Chief...

  • Israeli firm may help the FBI hack the San Bernardino iPhone

    A subsidiary of Sun Corporation is helping authorities extract data from the Apple device.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 22- Google Inc, long an also-ran in cloud services, has scored an important victory in its effort to win corporate clients: Home Depot is moving some of its data to Google's cloud. Landing Home Depot, the Atlanta- based construction and home-improvement retailer with over 2,000 stores in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, bolsters Google Cloud's...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 22- Google Inc, long an also-ran in cloud services, has scored an important victory in its effort to win corporate clients: Home Depot is moving some of its data to Google's cloud. Landing Home Depot, the Atlanta- based construction and home-improvement retailer with over 2,000 stores in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, bolsters Google Cloud's...

 

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