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DUBLIN, Calif. _ Callidus Software Inc. on Thursday reported a second-quarter loss of $4.7 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 4 cents per share. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $40.7 million.
Say "goodbye" to ad-free Solitaire without a price tag. Windows 10 includes updates to a few card games.
WINDSOR, Conn. _ SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $39.1 million. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 64 cents per share. SS&C Technologies shares have risen 13 percent since the beginning of the year.
NEEDHAM, Mass. _ PTC Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $17.4 million. For the current quarter ending in September, PTC Inc. expects its per-share earnings to range from 59 cents to 66 cents. PTC Inc. expects full-year earnings in the range of $2.15 to $2.23 per share, with revenue ranging from $1.25 billion to $1.26 billion.
NEW YORK— A former software engineer at a prominent California law firm was sentenced Wednesday to two years in prison for insider trading by a judge who noted that he should have realized the dangers of what he was doing when one of his firm's lawyers was arrested on the same charges in a separate prosecution. District Judge Paul A. Engelmayer in Manhattan told...
July 29- Microsoft Corp's launch of its first new operating system in almost three years, designed to work across laptops, desktop and smartphones, won mostly positive reviews for its user-friendly and feature-packed interface. Wall Street Journal's Geoffrey Fowler said Windows 10 fixes most of the issues with Windows 8 and improves on Windows 7,...
MILWAUKEE _ Rockwell Automation Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $206.1 million. Rockwell Automation expects full-year earnings in the range of $6.55 to $6.70 per share. Rockwell Automation shares have risen 7 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has increased almost 2 percent.
Microsoft's Windows 10 has hit the market but the company's mobile struggles has put some developers off making apps for the OS.
CNBC's Jon Fortt talks with Microsoft's Yusuf Mehdi, Corporate VP, Windows and Devices Group, about the the company's new operating software.
July 29- Microsoft Corp launched its much-awaited Windows 10 operating system at midnight on Wednesday. "There are massive headwinds in Microsoft's bread-and-butter PC business, making it crucial that the Windows 10 cloud approach opens up new growth avenues for the Windows business," FBR Capital Markets analyst Daniel Ives wrote in a note on Monday.
July 29- Microsoft Corp launched its much-awaited Windows 10 operating system at midnight on Wednesday. The new operating system is designed to work across laptops, desktop and smartphones and is part of Chief Executive Satya Nadella's push towards winning back lost ground in the tablets and mobile arena. Last week, Chief Financial Officer Amy Hood said the...
NEW YORK— It took me just a weekend to get comfortable with Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system, something I never did with its predecessor, Windows 8, even after nearly three years. Windows 8 was Microsoft's way of modernizing personal computers, as smartphones and tablets grew more popular. Apps that weren't designed for touch— including Microsoft's...
WESTON, Fla. _ The Ultimate Software Group Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $3.7 million. Ten analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $146.2 million. For the current quarter ending in September, Ultimate Software said it expects revenue in the range of $156 million.
Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system debuts Wednesday and the company is offering an upgrade for free. Here are the details.
TEL AVIV, Israel _ Radware Ltd. on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $7.2 million. The average estimate of six analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 24 cents per share. Radware shares have fallen roughly 9 percent since the beginning of the year.
SAN FRANCISCO— Jody Kearns doesn't like to spend time obsessing about her Parkinson's disease. The 56- year-old dietitian from Syracuse, New York, had to give up bicycling because the disorder affected her balance. More than 75,000 people have enrolled in health studies that use specialized iPhone apps, built with software Apple Inc. developed to help turn the...
NY's fight with Uber is like Luddites railing against spinning looms, says software chief Michael Gregoire. Here's why it didn't work.
There are two major questions facing bitcoin: What is it for? And who gets to decide? A bad decision could wreck the technology.
CHICAGO _ Merge Healthcare Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $2 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 6 cents per share. Merge Healthcare shares have climbed 42 percent since the beginning of the year.
WATERLOO, Ontario— BlackBerry Ltd. has signed a deal to buy California- based software company AtHoc, which develops emergency alert systems for government agencies, military bodies, and other organizations. Financial terms of the deal were not released. BlackBerry said Wednesday that the AtHoc platform will be integrated with its enterprise portfolio.
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