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.» Read More
NEW YORK, July 9- A U.S. appeals court on Thursday upheld the cancellation of a software patent owned by Versata Inc that previously led to a $345 million jury verdict against its German rival SAP SE. Patent and Trademark Office that the Versata patent was too basic to deserve legal protection. Versata, which sells enterprise software to companies such as...
Music-identifying app Shazam joined the very exclusive Unicorn club in January 2015. Executive Chairman, Andrew Fisher, talks CNBC through how the company made it this far and what's next.
Manhattan dry cleaners expect to see a boost in business thanks to a new app.
Could Google Maps be meeting its match with Apple Maps? Apple could be adding transit directions to its mapping app, making it a stronger challenger to the dominant player.
May 19- Autodesk Inc, which makes computer-aided design software, forecast lower-than-expected profit and revenue for the second quarter, citing a stronger dollar. Autodesk, which gets nearly two-thirds of its revenue from outside the Americas, projected currency rate fluctuations to hit revenue growth by 5 percentage points for the year ending Jan. 31.
Phil Libin, CEO of Evernote, talks about how his company is trying to stay competitive in the digital age, and discusses productivity in the workplace.
Brad Griffith, Gametime CEO, and Jeff Mallett, former Yahoo COO, talk about a new ticketing app that allows consumers to buy last-minute seats to sporting events.
As cybercrime soars, companies are in a war for IT talent to combat hackers. These two start-ups think they have the solution.
Built around a piece of software named Git, meaning a "foolish person," this version-control system has over 9 million users.
The brainchild of former National Security Agency agents, this company combines the best of human knowledge and tech to fight hackers.
The cost of expensive surveys has plummeted with this tool that helps companies of all sizes gain insights about their customers.
Taso Du Val, Toptal co-founder & CEO, discusses how his company connects businesses to the best software developers in the world, and shares his plans to expand to other areas of the jobs market.
April 7- Enterprise software provider Informatica Corp said it would be taken private by an consortium comprising Permira Advisers Ltd and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board for about $5.3 billion. Informatica shareholders will get $48.75 per share in cash, the company said. Informatica's shares rose 4 percent to $45.83 on the Nasdaq on Monday after...
March 24- Lexmark International Inc, known for its printers, said it would buy Kofax Ltd for about $1 billion to double the size of its enterprise software business. Lexmark's $11 per share cash offer represents a 46.7 percent premium to Kofax stock's Tuesday close of $7.50 on the Nasdaq. Goldman Sachs and Co is the financial adviser to Lexmark for the Kofax deal.
March 24- Printer maker Lexmark International Inc said it would buy customer management software maker Kofax Ltd for an enterprise value of about $1 billion. The $11 per share cash offer represents a premium of 46.7 percent to Kofax's Tuesday close of $7.50. Lexmark said the deal will double the size of its enterprise software business.
Pebble, the Palo Alto-based startup that makes smartwatches, is the latest wearable-maker to announce a new product with a giant elephant in the room. Re/code reports.
Finland's Rovio will start tailoring its Angry Birds mobile games to the Chinese market as it aims to step up business in the world's most populous country.
Strong apps like its recently released Outlook will help Microsoft carve a stronger position in mobile, Re/code's Walt Mossberg said.
CNBC Crowdfinance Tech Index lists the largest capital commitments raised by 25 private U.S. tech companies on Crowdnetic’s data platform.
Some French-speaking Android users have reported system-breaking bugs connected with the Canadian French language option.