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HP to cut 11,000 to 16,000 more jobs

Source: Business Balla | May 22 2014, 4:58pm CDT | by Associated Press

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Hewlett-Packard Co. said Thursday that it is cutting another 11,000 to 16,000 jobs, above a...
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The Fed suckered IBM into a failing cloud strategy?

Jul 25 2014 8:38am CDT | Source: BetaNews

Economist David Stockman, who is probably best known for being President Reagan’s budget director back in the era of voodoo economics, has been particularly outspoken about IBM as a poster child for bad policy on the part of the US Federal Reserve. How this would be isn’t immediately obvious but I think is worth exploring because IBM is far from the only company so afflicted. There’s an important effect ...
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Microsoft is Spinning Nokia's MixRadio Streaming Service Off into a Separate Company

Jul 25 2014 8:00am CDT | Source: Forbes Real Time

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MixRadio, the streaming music app available on all Nokia and Windows phones through Microsoft, is being spun off. The tech giant announced recently that as part of major cuts throughout entertainment departments and projects, MixRadio would no longer be a Microsoft entity. Instead of shutting t ...
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Yammer co-founder Sacks leaves Microsoft

Jul 25 2014 7:26am CDT | Source: Seattle Business Journal

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David Sacks, who was CEO of Yammer when Microsoft Corp. bought his company two years ago for $1.2 billion, is leaving Microsoft. The Wall Street Journal reports Sacks went to work at Microsoft after the acquisition, but hadn't been involved much in company operations. "Thank you to my current and former YamFamily for 6 great years and to Microsoft for the last two. I look forward to new ...
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Microsoft CEO talks about streamlining Windows with a single OS — but not job cuts

Jul 25 2014 7:18am CDT | Source: Charlotte Business Journal

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Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) CEO Satya Nadella hinted in his recent lengthy memo to employees that he would offer details on the company’s direction in his July 22 earnings conference call with analysts and media people. After news of the tech giant's looming 18,000-job round of layoffs broke last week, buzz spread that the call could get spicy. That didn’t happen. Nadella didn’t offer many concrete detail ...
Full article at: Charlotte Business Journal


Microsoft May Be A Good Short From Here

Jul 25 2014 7:15am CDT | Source: SeekingAlpha

Citadel Outlets Los Angeles 12th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony And Free Holiday Concert
By Thomas Kee: When Steve Ballmer left Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) the financial community seemed to breathe a sigh of relief, and that is reflected in the PE multiple of the stock at this time. However, earnings growth has not come yet, and unless it does soon serious valuation concerns are going to reach the headlines of Financial Media.Currently, those valuation concerns are being discussed in financial circles private ...
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Microsoft Ventures announces fifth accelerator batch of 12 statups

Jul 25 2014 6:38am CDT | Source: Business Standard

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Microsoft Ventures today announce its fifth batch of 12 technology startups that will be incubated between July and November 2014 und ...
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10 Things In Tech You Need To Know This Morning (AMZN, MSFT, GOOG, AAPL)

Jul 25 2014 5:28am CDT | Source: Business Insider

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Good morning! It will be sunny and warm today and this weekend in New York. Let’s look at the news: Amazon’s earnings report was a disappointment to investors. Revenue was in line, but EPS was way below expectations, and it forecast a massive $410-$810 million loss for the next quarter. Nobody saw that coming and the stock fell 7% after hours. Google is working on a new major health program where it will collect health data ...
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CCleaner widens cleaning to include TeamViewer and OneDrive, adds repair option

Jul 25 2014 2:01am CDT | Source: BetaNews

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It’s that time of the month when Piriform issues its regular CCleaner update for Windows PCs, and undeterred by the recent CCleaner for Mac 1.08 release, the company has shipped CCleaner 4.16 and CCleaner Portable 4.16 right on schedule. The new release adds support for a number of new programs, improves its Firefox and Chrome cleaning tools and adds a new Repair option to the uninstaller should it be needed. ...
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