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CEO Satya Nadella Explains What LinkedIn Acquisition Means To Microsoft

CEO Satya Nadella Explains What LinkedIn Acquisition Means To Microsoft

Microsoft announced that it would be acquiring business and employee hub LinkedIn for $26.2 billion. There was a lot of head scratching as to why exactly, but Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella ...
Amazon Could Be Close To Launching Music Streaming Service

Amazon Could Be Close To Launching Music Streaming Service

There are rumblings that Amazon is planning on launching a rival service to Spotify. News of this originally got out earlier this year, but now it looks as though Amazon might be closer ...
Apple and Google Are Introducing New Revenue Sharing Model For Developers

Apple and Google Are Introducing New Revenue Sharing Model For Developers

Earlier today Apple announced it would be implementing a new revenue sharing approach which would see developers reel in more money if users join a service through the apps. This means ...
Stitcher Purchased By E.W. Scripps For $4.5 Million

Stitcher Purchased By E.W. Scripps For $4.5 Million

The E.W Scripps Company has scooped up major podcasting platform Stitcher for $4.5 million. Back in October 2014, Stitcher Radio was purchased by Paris-based music streaming company ...
Microsoft Will Remain Focused On Software And Not Enter Self-Driving Car Arena

Microsoft Will Remain Focused On Software And Not Enter Self-Driving Car Arena

A number of tech companies want to get to an autonomous vehicle on the road and on the market between now and the next few years. One company somewhat quiet in all the news about self-driving ...
Visa Will Give NFC Rings To Athletes For Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Visa Will Give NFC Rings To Athletes For Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Photo credit: CNN Wearables are become more and more impressive. Depending on the intent of the wearable—whether its general use or purely for health purposes—it can take roughly ...
Snapchat Passes Twitter In Daily Active Users

Snapchat Passes Twitter In Daily Active Users

In the social media pantheon the platforms that look to stick around for awhile are Facebook and Twitter. In the case of the latter, the platform’s app is getting heavy competition ...
Facebook Will Show Ads To Users Beyond The Site

Facebook Will Show Ads To Users Beyond The Site

Facebook looks to get ads in front of every pair of eyes that land on the site such as those that aren’t members of the site or simply not signed in. “However, one of the things ...
Investigation Into $1 Billion Heist Attempt On Banks Using SWIFT Undeway

Investigation Into $1 Billion Heist Attempt On Banks Using SWIFT Underway

Banks on the SWIFT—Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Transportation—payment network are being closely looked at following the attempted heist of $1 billion from the Bangladesh ...
Microsoft and Facebook Team Up For MAREA Atlantic Subsea Cable Project

Microsoft and Facebook Team Up For MAREA Atlantic Subsea Cable Project

Facebook and Microsoft announced that they would be joining forces to lay down the highest capacity subsea internet cable across the Atlantic. The internet cable—known as “MAREA” ...