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Global PC market shrank 11 percent in second quarter

Global PC market shrank 11 percent in second quarter

Published 10/07/2013

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Global shipments of personal computers slumped 10.9 percent in the second quarter, the fifth straight quarterly decline in a market that [more…]

Icahn urges Dell shareholders to seek higher price in court

Icahn urges Dell shareholders to seek higher price in court

Published 10/07/2013

(Reuters) - Billionaire investor Carl Icahn plans to seek a higher price for his Dell shares in court and urged other investors to do the [more…]

Allianz eyes growth in computer hacking insurance

Allianz eyes growth in computer hacking insurance

Published 10/07/2013

MUNICH (Reuters) - Europe's biggest insurer Allianz is expecting to cash in on growing corporate demand for insurance against computer hacking and internet breakdowns, it [more…]

NATO cyber defense center fights tide of hacking attempts

NATO cyber defense center fights tide of hacking attempts

Published 10/07/2013

MONS, Belgium (Reuters) - Crouched behind banks of computer screens flashing data, NATO analysts try to stay ahead of millions of suspected attempts to hack [more…]

Nokia to bet on camera upgrade in smartphone push

Nokia to bet on camera upgrade in smartphone push

Published 10/07/2013

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Nokia (NOK1V.HE ) is expected to unveil a new smartphone with a 41-megapixel camera on Thursday, banking on advanced optics to make [more…]

China, U.S. talks on cyber security go well: Xinhua

China, U.S. talks on cyber security go well: Xinhua

Published 10/07/2013

BEIJING (Reuters) - Talks between China and the United States on cyber security, overshadowed by revelations of U.S. electronic surveillance by former spy agency contractor [more…]

Microsoft reports hackings linked to report by Google researcher

Microsoft reports hackings linked to report by Google researcher

Published 09/07/2013

BOSTON (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp said hackers have attacked some computers by exploiting a bug in Windows first disclosed two months ago by a Google [more…]

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…]