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  • Exclusive: Data center company Telx explores $2 billion sale - sources 2 hours 19 minutes ago

    Telx Group Inc, a private equity-owned provider of data centers and network solutions to companies, is exploring a sale that could value it at around $2 billion, including … More »Exclusive: Data center company Telx explores $2 billion sale - sources

    Telx Group Inc, a private equity-owned provider of data centers and network solutions to companies, is exploring a sale that could value it at around $2 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Telx's owners, ABRY Partners LLC and Berkshire Partners LLC, have interviewed investment banks in …

  • A woman holds up the iPhone 6 Plus at the Apple Store in Tokyo
    China iPhone sales boosts Apple; shares up modestly 3 hours ago

    (Reuters) - Apple Inc beat Wall Street's revenue and profit forecasts on Monday as it sold more iPhones in China than the United States for the first time, but the company … More »China iPhone sales boosts Apple; shares up modestly

    A woman holds up the iPhone 6 Plus at the Apple Store in Tokyo

    (Reuters) - Apple Inc beat Wall Street's revenue and profit forecasts on Monday as it sold more iPhones in China than the United States for the first time, but the company gave no sales figures for its new Apple Watch. Apple's iPhone sales in China soared, increasing its revenue in the country 71 percent to $16.8 billion, …

  • A sign hangs outside the offices of online marketplace eBay in Toronto
    EBay adds weight to Google's Brussels antitrust defense: FT 4 hours ago

    (Reuters) - EBay Inc Chief Executive John Donahoe has added weight to Google Inc's defense in an antitrust case, saying the two companies are direct competitors in online … More »EBay adds weight to Google's Brussels antitrust defense: FT

    A sign hangs outside the offices of online marketplace eBay in Toronto

    (Reuters) - EBay Inc Chief Executive John Donahoe has added weight to Google Inc's defense in an antitrust case, saying the two companies are direct competitors in online shopping, the Financial Times reported. Barriers between different areas of online commerce are breaking down, Donahoe said in an interview with FT, …

  • Photo illustration shows a man silhouetted against a video screen with the Microsoft logo in the background as he poses with a Nokia Lumia 820 smartphone in Zenica
    Microsoft phones infringe patents: U.S. International Trade Commission judge 4 hours ago

    By Andrew Chung NEW YORK (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp lost a round in a potentially costly patent battle when a U.S. International Trade Commission judge on Monday found … More »Microsoft phones infringe patents: U.S. International Trade Commission judge

    Photo illustration shows a man silhouetted against a video screen with the Microsoft logo in the background as he poses with a Nokia Lumia 820 smartphone in Zenica

    By Andrew Chung NEW YORK (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp lost a round in a potentially costly patent battle when a U.S. International Trade Commission judge on Monday found that the software giant used InterDigital Inc's technology in its mobile phones without permission. The judge, Theodore Essex, said that Microsoft infringed …

  • FILE - In this May 11, 2012 file photo, travelers pass the Apple store at New York's Grand Central Terminal. Apple reports quarterly financial results on Monday, April 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
    Apple's latest earnings blow-out shows iPhone is still the engine behind company's success 5 hours ago

    The iPhone is still the engine behind Apple's phenomenal success, even as attention turned to its new smartwatch in recent weeks. While skeptics question whether the … More »Apple's latest earnings blow-out shows iPhone is still the engine behind company's success

    FILE - In this May 11, 2012 file photo, travelers pass the Apple store at New York's Grand Central Terminal. Apple reports quarterly financial results on Monday, April 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

    The iPhone is still the engine behind Apple's phenomenal success, even as attention turned to its new smartwatch in recent weeks. While skeptics question whether the company's future is tied too much to one product, the iPhone's popularity was the reason Apple turned in another blow-out financial report Monday. Apple …

  • A Facebook logo reflected in the eye of a woman is seen in this picture illustration

    (Reuters) - Facebook Inc introduced free video calling in its Messenger phone app on Monday as the company seeks to transform its mobile messaging service into a full-featured platform with the same reach as its 1.4 billion user social network. Messenger, with more than 600 million users, now has a video icon at the top …

  • A man uses an umbrella to guard against snowfall as he walks past the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square, Midtown New York

    By David Randall NEW YORK (Reuters) - When the Nasdaq Composite last hit record highs during the dotcom era, fund manager Walter Price struggled with justifying paying 400 times a company's earnings for rapid growth. Instead, Price worries that the companies that have powered the 25 percent rally in the Nasdaq over the …

  • A logo is pictured at Google's European Engineering Center in Zurich

    (Reuters) - Google Inc said it would launch an experimental portal that allows interested patent holders to sell their patents to the company. Patent holders can tell Google about the patents they're willing to sell and the expected price through the portal, the company said on its blog. Google said it will let the submitters …

  • Euro coins are seen in front of a Google logo in this picture illustration taken in Zenica

    By Foo Yun Chee and Eric Auchard BRUSSELS/BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Union's decision to take on Google last week stems from official complaints by 19 companies in Europe and the United States, including Microsoft and a number of small firms, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. The list of complainants …

  • By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider whether online people-search service Spokeo Inc should face a class action lawsuit for including incorrect information in its database. Thomas Robins filed suit in California on behalf of himself and others under the federal …

  • A motion calling on Alberta's education ministry to advise school boards to take a "prudent approach" on the use of wireless technology in schools has been soundly defeated. The motion, which was presented at the annual general meeting of the Alberta School Councils Association on Sunday, also called for an examination …

  • People stand near a logo of Xiaomi ahead of the launching ceremony of Xiaomi Phone 4, in Beijing

    Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of the holding company of India's Tata conglomerate, has acquired a stake in Xiaomi Technology [XTC.UL], a deal that is likely to bolster the Chinese phone maker's presence in the world's third-largest smartphone market. Financial details of the unspecified stake bought by Tata in Xiaomi, …

  • The Nokia company logo is pictured at its headquarters in Espoo

    Finland's Nokia denied reports in Chinese media that it planned to return to manufacturing phones. "Nokia notes recent news reports claiming the company communicated an intention to manufacture consumer handsets out of a R&D facility in China. These reports are false," Nokia said in a statement posted on its website. …

  • French telecom operator Orange Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stephane Richard speaks during a news conference about the 100% fiber optics Orange in Paris

    The chief executive of France's telecom leader Orange said on Saturday he believed the price war in the national telecoms sector was coming to a close. Stephane Richard also argued in a radio interview for consolidation in the French telecoms sector, saying a market with three operators would function better than with …

  • A cleaner waters the flowers below a logo of Alibaba (China) Technology Co. Ltd at the company's headquarters on the outskirts of Hangzhou

    Chinese e-commerce leader Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and state-owned China Telecom Corp Ltd have tied up to sell inexpensive smartphones aimed at boosting mobile commerce in smaller cities and rural areas. The phones, dubbed "Tianyi Taobao Shopping Handsets", will come installed with either an app for easy access to Alibaba's …

 
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