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Investors' new book prescribes data to thrive as a start-up

Jun 14 2016

SAN FRANCISCO Most entrepreneurs know data can transform an organization, but few fully understand how to tap into it to give them an edge, according to a new book called "Winning With Data."

Seattle, cloudy with a chance of technology upgrades

Jun 14 2016

SEATTLE For Seattle, home to cloud technology powerhouses Amazon Inc and Microsoft Corp , the process of upgrading the city's data systems is moving more at glacial dial-up speed than lightning-fast broadband.

Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billion in its largest deal

Jun 14 2016

Microsoft Corp will buy LinkedIn Corp for $26.2 billion in its biggest-ever deal, a bold stroke by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in his efforts to make the venerable software company a major force in next-generation computing. | Video

Microsoft to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 bln in its largest deal

Jun 13 2016

Microsoft Corp will buy LinkedIn Corp for $26.2 billion in its biggest-ever deal, a bold stroke by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in his efforts to make the venerable software company a major force in next-generation computing.

Oracle whistleblower suit raises questions over cloud accounting

Jun 06 2016

SAN FRANCISCO A whistleblower lawsuit filed against Oracle Corp over its accounting practices underscores the pressures established computer companies face to show that they are growing in the fast-moving business known as the cloud.

Oracle whistleblower suit raises questions over cloud accounting

Jun 06 2016

SAN FRANCISCO A whistleblower lawsuit filed against Oracle Corp over its accounting practices underscores the pressures established computer companies face to show that they are growing in the fast-moving business known as the cloud.

Wildcat Venture Partners launches, focuses on early-stage startups

Jun 02 2016

SAN FRANCISCO Partners from two longtime Silicon Valley venture-capital firms said they are launching a third: Wildcat Venture Partners, a firm focused on the stage where young companies have products ready to put on the market.

Oracle hit with whistleblower lawsuit over cloud accounting

Jun 01 2016

Oracle Corp was sued on Wednesday by a former senior finance manager who claimed she was terminated in retaliation for complaining about improper accounting practices in Oracle's cloud services business.

Gawker privacy lawsuit evolves into battle of tech billionaires

May 27 2016

SAN FRANCISCO Billionaire media owner Pierre Omidyar is backing news and entertainment web site Gawker Media in its lawsuit against wrestler Hulk Hogan, adding a new twist to a case pitting technology money against press freedom. | Video

Gawker privacy lawsuit evolves into battle of tech billionaires

May 27 2016

SAN FRANCISCO Billionaire media owner Pierre Omidyar is backing news and entertainment web site Gawker Media in its lawsuit against wrestler Hulk Hogan, adding a new twist to a case pitting technology money against press freedom.

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