Twitter

Twitter Shares Fall Amidst Revenue Concerns

Jack Dorsey, Chief Executive Officer at Twitter Inc. received his first report card on Tuesday and investors weren’t pleased with the results he has gotten. Soft quarterly user growth was reported by the microblogging platform for its social media service and the forecast issued for the holiday season was quite gloomy. This has given rise to concerns about the viability…...
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Tech News

Intel Investing $50 Million in Quantum Computers

Intel Corp has decided to take a break from conventional electronics and instead join the race for the development of Quantum computers aimed at finding solutions to problems that are way beyond the reach of hardware available these days. According to the chip giant, around $50 million will be invested in a 10-year collaboration of the company with an institute…...
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Intel Heading $100 Million Investment in Mirantis

Intel Corp is increasing its support for free software, which is aimed at helping companies enjoy the kinds of benefits that are offered by cloud services from Microsoft Corp, Google Inc. or Amazon Inc. On Monday, the big chip maker will announce its lead role in an infusion into Mirantis Inc. worth $100 million. The subscription version of OpenStack, the…...
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Sony

Sony Aims for Sales and Client Growth

Sony Corp wishes to diversity its customer base for image sensors and go beyond its top client, Apple, Inc. A senior executive discussed this objective on Tuesday even as the company is waiting for orders from the iPhone maker that would gave its sales a 20% boost in this fiscal year. In recent years, sensors have turned out to be…...
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Apple

Appeals Court Affirms Apple’s Victory over Samsung

A partial victory was granted to Apple Inc. by a federal appeals court when it decided to upheld the findings of the court that its rival, Samsung Electronics did indeed infringe on the intellectual property of the iPhone maker. However, it decided to set aside the jury award worth $930 million that had been granted. Nonetheless, the point that should…...
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Google

Google Loses to LinkedIn in Headquarters Battle

Early this year, some renderings had been unveiled by Google of several tent-like and clear buildings called ‘Googleplex’, which would serve as a replacement for its current headquarters in Silicon Valley. It seems that the idea may not go far from renderings as the company’s expansion plans have just suffered a serious blow. The Mountain View City Council voted on…...
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Google

Google is Now Embedding Engineers as Professors

Alanna Walton, a Howard University freshman, knew there was something different about the professor taking her introduction to computer science course. The African-American woman was named Sabrina and she stayed in the office till 2.am. If that wasn’t strange enough, she had another title, which was Google in Residence. Alanna had already selected computer science as her major at the…...
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Apple

Apple Benefits from a Surge in Earnings

The iPhone maker seems to be pulling off a rare feat in almost any industry, much less the competitive and cutthroat world of consumer electronics; commanding high prices and yet still expanding its market share. Last fall, Apple Inc. introduced larger-display iPhones, which enabled the company to sell about 61.2 million phones in the three months that ended on March…...
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Microsoft

Microsoft Rehires Former Company Executive

Chief executive of Microsoft Corporation, Satya Nadella, has decided to bring back the former company executive Kurt DelBene to advise him on technology and business strategy in a sign that the CEO wishes to ensure that his firm doesn’t miss out on the coming technological revolutions and waves. After retiring from Microsoft two years ago, Kurt BelBene had taken up…...
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Apple

IBM Makes a Deal with Apple, J&J and Medtronic

IBM has just entered into partnerships with the world’s biggest manufacturers of medical devices and with Apple Inc. in order to put the health data that would be accumulated by Apple Watches into the hands of insurers and doctors and for creating personalized treatments for diabetics and hip replacement patients. IBM’s move into the digital healthcare industry will allow people…...
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