Late last summer Facebook's started going through a major change in capital structure that would allow Mark Zuckerberg to retain control over the company. The motion was passed in April, but it seems that the move to do so is thick...
Microsoft has intensified its cloud efforts in the UK over the past several months. What began in 2015 as a decision to offer cloud services from the United Kingdom has now turned into a full-on love affair between what...
The Story: The Missouri attorney general's office is investigating a possible violation of consumer protection and antitrust laws by Google, specifically to probe the search giant's collection of user data, how it uses the content of other sites and whether...
2016 was a bad year for most smartphone manufacturers, but two of the most hard hit companies were Samsung and Apple, the global leaders in smartphones. While Samsung's fiasco with the Galaxy Note 7 was an impediment in many ways,...
Already knee-deep in its attempts to monetize and leverage its ownership of LinkedIn in any way it can, Microsoft today launched a special LinkedIn App for Windows 10 users. If you're on a W10 machine, you can download and...
BMW Motorrad: Most people know the history of BMW motorcycles, how the company had the fastest bike in the world in 1937 and how it was forced to make motorbikes after its extensive experience in aircraft engines. But very...
No reason was given for Papa John's CEO John Schnatter stepping down from the helm, but there has been intense criticism of the iconic pizzapreneur after he blamed NFL players for the restaurant chain's woes.Company President Steve Ritchie will take...
The marketplace model of online retailing is not a new concept, but it has helped Chinese retail and technology company Alibaba become the second largest retailer in the world by GMV (Gross Merchandise Volume), at $463 billion for the last full...
It has been exactly eleven months since Microsoft bought LinkedIn, and the fears that Salesforce had about the role LinkedIn might play in the CRM world are slowly coming true. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella recently told Reuters that the...
Apple had a record-breaking quarter for iPhone sales during the three months that spanned the 2016 holiday season. iPhone sales for the quarter ended December 31, 2016 touched 78.29 million units, against 74.78 million units in the year-ago quarter. However,...
The Story: Amazon expanding its product insurance business in Europe could be the start of a major push by the e-comm and cloud giant into a broader insurance market. A Reuters report cites recent job ads for the company's Europe...
Yesterday, Facebook appeared to be gearing up to compete with Netflix using licensed TV-quality programming on a new video app they are developing. More information has come our way since then, and it is now known that Facebook CEO...
Microsoft has already proved that the company is going to keep pushing the boundaries on the cloud computing front as it races towards $20 billion in annual revenue from the segment. Microsoft’s strength in cloud can be directly attributed...
The last time Microsoft reported positive quarterly revenue growth was way back in the third quarter of 2015. Nearly two years - and eight quarters - later, Microsoft announced that its revenue grew by 1.2% during the second quarter...
Amazon is one of the very few companies that loves to defy Wall Street traditions, but has also mastered the art of keeping everyone on tenterhooks as to what will happen over the next quarter.On the one hand,...