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CEO says BlackBerry open to licensing deals, other options

CEO says BlackBerry open to licensing deals, other options

Published 09/07/2013

WATERLOO, Ontario (Reuters) - BlackBerry Ltd signaled on Tuesday that a licensing deal, or even an outright sale of the company, was still a possibility, [more…]

Microsoft to unveil big management reorganization Thursday: report

Microsoft to unveil big management reorganization Thursday: report

Published 09/07/2013

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp will unveil on Thursday its biggest management reorganization in at least five years, to better compete in a world [more…]

Apple, Amazon end ‘app store’ lawsuit

Apple, Amazon end ‘app store’ lawsuit

Published 09/07/2013

(Reuters) - Apple Inc and Amazon.com Inc have ended their lawsuit over who has the right to use the "app store" name, clearing the way [more…]

Top advisory firm backs Dell CEO’s offer for PC maker

Top advisory firm backs Dell CEO’s offer for PC maker

Published 08/07/2013

(Reuters) - The largest U.S. shareholder advisory firm recommended on Monday that Dell Inc stockholders vote in favor of Chief Executive Michael Dell's $24.4 billion [more…]

Shares of Samsung Electronics extend falls to more than 4 percent

Shares of Samsung Electronics extend falls to more than 4 percent

Published 08/07/2013

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's shares extended falls to more than 4 percent after its second-quarter earnings estimates released on Friday failed to [more…]

Internet big boys take aim at Singapore’s ‘regressive’ new rules

Internet big boys take aim at Singapore’s ‘regressive’ new rules

Published 07/07/2013

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore's move to tighten regulation of news web sites, already under fire from bloggers and human rights groups, has attracted criticism from [more…]

App developer Shazam gets $40 million backing from tycoon Carlos Slim

App developer Shazam gets $40 million backing from tycoon Carlos Slim

Published 07/07/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - Smartphone app developer Shazam has found an unlikely ally in the form of Carlos Slim, one of the world's richest men, who [more…]

Solar plane lands in New York, completing U.S. journey

Solar plane lands in New York, completing U.S. journey

Published 07/07/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An airplane entirely powered by the sun touched down in New York City late on Saturday, completing the final leg of [more…]

Solar plane heads for New York in final leg of U.S. journey

Solar plane heads for New York in final leg of U.S. journey

Published 06/07/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An airplane entirely powered by the sun embarked on the final leg of a journey across the United States on Saturday, [more…]

Governments to target tech giants’ tax avoidance: draft

Governments to target tech giants’ tax avoidance: draft

Published 05/07/2013

BERLIN/LONDON (Reuters) - Western governments are set to target a range of tax loopholes used by technology giants including Apple, Amazon as part of an [more…]