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Microsoft Results Impress Despite Profit Squeeze

Microsoft beats Wall Street expectations, but profits still feel the impact of restructuring and Nokia buy

7 years ago

IBM And Microsoft Agree Cloud Business Deal

Another day, another cloud partnership, as IBM and Microsoft prepare to port their enterprise software to their respective clouds

7 years ago

Snowflake Readies Challenge To Cloud Rivals

Snowflake arrives with its cloud data warehouse answer to established players like Amazon and Hadoop

7 years ago

TfL Seeks HMRC Probe Of Uber Tax Arrangement

The bitter rivalry between established transport players and the young pretender Uber continues

7 years ago

IBM And SAP Buddy Up For Enterprise Cloud

SAP opens its Hana platform to potential new customers with its arrival on Big Blue's Cloud

7 years ago

Microsoft’s Satya Nadella Backtracks Over Women Salary Gaffe

Open mouth, insert foot. Microsoft boss Nadella says sorry for saying women don't need to ask for a pay raise

7 years ago

Ebola Battle Helped By Android App, Facebook And Google

In Nigeria, the fight against the deadly Ebola virus has been helped by an Android app and social media

7 years ago

Windows 10 Name Jump Blamed On Coding Shortcut

Developer suggests real reason why Microsoft decided not to name its new operating system Windows 9

7 years ago

Tibco Goes Private After £2.6bn Buyout

Tibco Software becomes the latest enterprise software provider to be acquired by a private equity firm

7 years ago

Oracle Trims Larry Ellison Wages

Billionaire Larry Ellison takes home a smaller wage packet in his final year in charge at the software giant

7 years ago

Cognizant Buys TriZetto To Bolster Healthcare

Cognizant acquires TriZetto in an effort to expand and grow its healthcare operation

7 years ago

Windows 9 To Include Cortana Assistant

Evidence mounts that Microsoft will port Cortana from Windows Phone 8.1 to its next PC operating system

7 years ago

Facebook And Partners Establish Group To Promote Open Source Projects

TODO isn’t yet another foundation, will help others adopt open source software

7 years ago

Google Denies Hack After 5 Million Gmail Password Leak

The account details of 5 million Gmail users have been 'dumped' online, but Google denies it was hacked

7 years ago

Microsoft In Talks To Buy Minecraft Firm

Redmond could be about to spend a large amount of money to acquire the firm behind the Minecraft game

7 years ago

Scottish University To Develop Big Data Tech

Robert Gordon University targets big data analytics for the oil and gas sector, with launch of data technologies centre

7 years ago

Microsoft Purges 1,500 ‘Misleading’ Apps From Windows Store

Microsoft pledges rogue app purge from its Windows Store, with 1,500 'misleading' products already removed

7 years ago

Google Upgrades Chrome For Windows To 64-Bit

The new release is faster, twice as stable, but there is no support for some older plug-ins

7 years ago

New Linux Certification Exam To Meet Skills Demand

The Linux Foundation wants to expand global talent pool of Linux professionals with new certification and exam

7 years ago

Alfresco To Drive Growth After Funding Injection

Open source enterprise content specialist Alfresco gets £27 million to power international growth

7 years ago

IT Life: “At AtTask, We Kick SaaS!”

Nothing would persuade Eric Morgan back off the cloud

7 years ago

HP Sales Benefit From PC Upswing, But Growth Remains Elusive

The upswing in PC sales help HP post a modest rise in quarterly sales, but growth remains an ongoing problem

7 years ago

Kaspersky Launches Free Android Vulnerability Scanner

Kaspersky Fake ID Scanner looks for familiar bugs like Heartbleed, MasterKey and FakeID

7 years ago

DefCon: John McAfee Launches Complaints Website

BrownList offers anyone a chance to complain about anything, and promises to keep those complaints online until the end of…

7 years ago

UK Team Brings Its Local Social Network To Imagine Cup 2014

A social network developed during telepresence meetings is fighting for the $50,000 Innovation prize

7 years ago

‘Hand Over Your Source Code’, Russia Tells Apple And SAP

“To prove you are not spies, we require your source code”, Russia tells Apple and SAP

7 years ago

Twitter Adds MadBits Image Search, Reports Growth

Twitter acquires an image search startup, and reports encouraging financial results

7 years ago

Driverless Cars To Join British Roads Next Year

The AA thinks few motorists will be interested when driverless cars are allowed on public roads from next year

7 years ago

New Firefox For Android Brings Customised Home Pages

The mobile browser gets unique homepage add-ons, new APIs

7 years ago

Teradata Acquires Two Hadoop-Related Start-Ups

Revelytix and Hadapt will become part of Teradata’s R&D arm

7 years ago