TORONTO, Feb 5- BlackBerry Ltd is cutting 200 jobs at its hometown headquarters in Ontario and in Florida in order to trim costs, it said on Friday, as the smartphone maker moves to turn around its fortunes and put more emphasis on its enterprise software business. The layoffs will affect 75 manufacturing jobs in Sunrise, Florida, a state government website showed.» Read More
Worldwide digital video game sales hit a record last year, according to SuperData Research.
MUNICH, Germany, Jan 25- Germany's Siemens has agreed to buy U.S. engineering software firm CD-adapco for $970 million, it confirmed on Monday, beefing up its core industrial business with the latest in a string of acquisitions in the area. "As part of its Vision 2020, Siemens is acquiring CD-adapco and sharpening its focus on growth in digital business and...
The mobile messaging service will no longer charge annual subscription fees.
Foursquare's latest round of funding pegs the former start-up darling at half its 2013 valuation, the NYT reports.
Apple's voice-powered personal assistant can beatbox and fulfill other requests
Most notably, BMW has created a 200- strong digital innovation hub in Chicago, hiring software engineers who worked for mobile phone pioneer Nokia, as the German carmaker seeks to get ahead in the area of assistance systems and software applications. "Their task is to develop a premium experience in the digital area and in mobility services," BMW board member Ian...
DETROIT, Jan 11- Rapidly evolving technology is upending the traditional pecking order in the luxury car market, which has always valued larger vehicles over smaller ones. Mercedes-Benz, for example, has equipped its new E-Class mid-sized sedan with better computer chips, cameras, software and sensors than those in the S-Class- the flagship that has for decades...
The ride-hailing app partners with TransLoc to ally itself with public transit agencies.
The software giant is testing a cellular data app that lets users connect to mobile networks without a contract, The Verge reports.
The tech giant buys a company that uses artificial intelligence software to analyze emotions from facial expressions.
Deep dish pizza is 3,252% more likely to be ordered than usual.
Re/code says most updates are safe to download, but there's no harm in waiting either.
When traveling abroad, it is important to protect your email communication and prevent hackers from stealing private information.
The startup crowdfunding app Tilt makes it easy to collect money from groups. Here's a look at why it is rapidly growing on college campuses in the U.S. and abroad.
Oct 21- SolarWinds Inc said on Wednesday it agreed to be taken private by investment firms Silver Lake Partners and Thoma Bravo LLC for $4.5 billion, joining a growing list of enterprise software makers going private. SolarWinds earlier this month said it was exploring strategic alternatives after Reuters reported that the company was in talks to sell itself.
SEOUL, Oct 16- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, the world's biggest smartphone maker, and news and information provider Thomson Reuters Corp on Friday announced a collaboration to develop products and services for enterprise customers. In the first phase of the tie-up, the companies will provide content and software applications developed by Thomson Reuters for...
The tech giant is running accelerators to help start-ups in a host of areas—from cloud computing to mobile gaming. The goal: tap big ideas.
Aug 27- Autodesk Inc, the maker of computer-aided design software, reported a 4.3 percent fall in quarterly revenue as its licensing revenue declined because of the company's shift to a cloud subscription-based model. Autodesk reported a net loss of $235.5 million, or $1.04 per share, compared with a profit of $31.3 million, or 13 cents per share, a year earlier.
Maker of angry birds may have some (former) workers very angry indeed.
As the world migrates to code, AppDynamics is more than doubling annual sales by helping companies find, attack and prevent problems.