Software (TRBC)

SAP’s packaged software suffers amid switch to cloud

Published 21/07/2015

FRANKFURT German business software maker SAP posted quarterly profit at the low end of forecasts, hit by weak sales of its traditional packaged software and [more…]

The $100 million question: are we alone in the cosmos?

Published 20/07/2015

SAN FRANCISCO/LONDON Scientists are about to embark on the biggest search yet for alien life, sweeping the skies for signals of civilizations beyond our solar [more…]

Five retirement savings tips for Millennials

Published 20/07/2015

NEW YORK A couple of years ago, Emilie Hunt had to go to the emergency room with a stomach virus. The bill took a huge [more…]

U.S. judge says Internet streaming service should be treated like cable

Published 17/07/2015

NEW YORK A U.S. judge ruled on Thursday that online television service FilmOn X LLC should be treated like a traditional cable system in order [more…]

Twitter confirms purported Bloomberg story is false

Published 14/07/2015

A report claiming that Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) received an offer to be acquired for $31 billion attributed to Bloomberg LP is fake, Twitter and a [more…]

Taiwan courts tech start-ups to drive economic growth

Published 12/07/2015

TAIPEI Companies such as electric motor scooter firm Gogoro could hold the key to Taiwan's economic growth.In just three years, the start-up, which counts Japan's [more…]

FTC exploring Apple rules for streaming music rivals in App Store

Published 11/07/2015

WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO U.S. government antitrust regulators are looking into claims about whether Apple's treatment of rival streaming music apps is illegal under antitrust law, according [more…]

Exclusive: Mexico City could be first globally to limit Uber cars – draft

Published 10/07/2015

MEXICO CITY Mexico City could become the first city in the world to limit the number of Uber cars, according to draft regulation that the [more…]

BlackBerry snags two new domain names as Android chatter heats up

Published 10/07/2015

TORONTO BlackBerry Ltd (BB.TO), which has been coy about its ambitions to make a mainstream Android smartphone, fueled more speculation about its plans this week [more…]

Car dashboards that act like smart phones raise safety issues

Published 07/07/2015

SAN FRANCISCO When it comes to dashboard displays that are more like smart phones, two things are clear: Customers want them, and automakers are intent [more…]