accounting

accounting

Why The iPhone Is Suddenly Winning In The US (AAPL, GOOG)

Apple's iOS retains top spot in US with over 51% share of smartphone OS sales for Q4 2012

appleinsider.com
Accounting for over a 51% share of all smartphone OS sales in the U.S., Apple's iOS continues to be the market leader as existing customers move away from rival platforms like Android or upgrade older iPhones....
Apple's iOS retains top spot in US with over 51% share of smartphone OS sales for Q4 2012

Google Makes Email More Interactive With Customizable Gmail Action Buttons

techcrunch.com
Google today announced a small but cool update to Gmail. For a number of email, Google will now show action buttons next to email in your inbox that let you take actions without even opening the message. The cool thing about this, however, is that it’s open to developers, who...
Google Makes Email More Interactive With Customizable Gmail Action Buttons

Apple and Samsung remain top device manufacturers on Millennial Media's platform

www.insidemobileapps.com
Millennial Media today released its 2012 year in review Mobile Mix Report, which showed Apple and Samsung remaining the top device manufacturers on its platform. Apple remained the No. 1 OEM manufacturer on the mobile ad network’s platform in 2012, increasing its impressions share 5 percent year-over-year from 26 percent...
Apple and Samsung remain top device manufacturers on Millennial Media's platform
Here's how much Facebook actually paid for Instagram

Former chairman, six others arrested over Olympus scandal

news.cnet.com
Former Olympus execs were among those swept up by Japanese authorities for their alleged involvement in a multi-year accounting coverup. [Read more]...
Former chairman, six others arrested over Olympus scandal

GetJar: Mobile App Sales Will Overtake CD Sales By 2012 (Video + Slides)

techcrunch.com
An independent study released this morning by neutral app store GetJar indicates that the market for mobile apps should grow to a whopping $17.5 billion within the next three years. This would basically mean that the value of apps sold would be greater than the value of CDs sold...
GetJar: Mobile App Sales Will Overtake CD Sales By 2012 (Video + Slides)

HP Confirms DOJ Is Investigating Alleged Fraud in Autonomy Deal

allthingsd.com
Hewlett-Packard said today that the U.S. Department of Justice is investigating its acquisition of Autonomy, for which it is trying to write down about $5 billion in expenses due to alleged “serious accounting improprieties.” The investigation confirmation came as part of HP’s annual report filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. But this...
HP Confirms DOJ Is Investigating Alleged Fraud in Autonomy Deal

Netflix took top spot from Apple in U.S. online movie revenue last year

9to5mac.com
Looking at data just released by IHS iSuppli, Netflix was able to take the top spot from Apple for online movie marketshare during 2011. With Apple experiencing a huge decline from 60.8 percent of the market the year before, to 32.3 percent during 2011, Netflix came out on top for...
Netflix took top spot from Apple in U.S. online movie revenue last year
Apple will invest $304 million in new Austin campus

PC Sales Shrink, Tablets and Phones Dominate in Four-Year Tech Forecast

allthingsd.com
As if we needed any more data pointing to the rise of mobile devices and the decline of traditional PCs, market research firm Gartner is out today with some new forecasts for sales of all three through the year 2017. As you might expect there’s good news for any company...
PC Sales Shrink, Tablets and Phones Dominate in Four-Year Tech Forecast

Here Are The Charts Groupon Showed Wall Street Right Before Its Stock Tanked (GPRN)

www.businessinsider.com
Groupon's stock is down 26% at the time of writing, less than a day after its Q2 2012 earnings call in which the company revealed a first-ever profit on the bottom line, improved operating income, and a 45% increase in revenues to $568 million. So why did Wall Street react...
Here Are The Charts Groupon Showed Wall Street Right Before Its Stock Tanked (GPRN)

Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman Is Officially Off Mike Lynch's Christmas Card List

betabeat.com
Lynch. (The Telegraph) Ever since Hewlett-Packard delivered its bombshell allegations against Autonomy, the search engine maker that HP acquired for $11.1 billion last year, the dispute between the sides has fallen into a holding pattern: Autonomy founder Mike Lynch speaks, and HP doesn’t. To refresh your memory, HP said it...
Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman Is Officially Off Mike Lynch's Christmas Card List
Adfonic Global AdMetrics Report: 108 billion mobile ad requests say iPhone still king for advertisers
BII REPORT: The Rise Of The Tablet Consumer
Giftango powers the digital gift card revolution, gets tapped by Shopkick
Comixology expands its digital comics dominance with exclusive Marvel deal

Program your Finances: Command-line Accounting

www.reddit.com
Program your Finances: Command-line Accounting

Carl Icahn signs nondisclosure, accesses Dell accounting

www.electronista.com
New Dell investor Carl Icahn has agreed to sign the confidentiality agreement in order to allow access to the company's financial information. The investor is part of a larger group intending on torpedoing the current offer of $13.65 per share to take the company private. Dell's stock currently stands at...
Carl Icahn signs nondisclosure, accesses Dell accounting

Hangin' Tough: Groupon's Stock Closes in Single Digits for First Time

allthingsd.com
Selling a pair of tickets to see New Kids on the Block for $10,000 today didn’t stop Groupon’s stock from closing below $10 a share. The daily deal company’s shares slid 3.3 percent, or 34 cents, to settle at $9.97 a share today, marking the first time its stock closed...
Hangin' Tough: Groupon's Stock Closes in Single Digits for First Time

Ever gone through PayPal reports hell? You will love SlowPal

thenextweb.com
PayPal claims over 100 million active user accounts, but a lot of people hate the company, for a variety of reasons. Love or despise it, it has become hard to ignore and avoid the e-payments juggernaut whether you are an online seller or buyer. Enter Shoply, which aims to democratize...
Ever gone through PayPal reports hell? You will love SlowPal

Exclusive: Schultz and Efrusy to Leave Groupon Board; "Accounting Types" Joining

allthingsd.com
According to sources close to the situation, Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz (pictured here) and Accel Partners’ Kevin Efrusy will be stepping down from the board of Groupon. Schultz’s departure will be effective today, but Efrusy — who was critical to the initial funding around the Chicago-based daily...
Exclusive: Schultz and Efrusy to Leave Groupon Board; "Accounting Types" Joining

"There is a major new marketing war going on between Priceline and Expedia, and Google is the..."

parislemon.com
"There is a major new marketing war going on between Priceline and Expedia, and Google is the beneficiary." - Mark Mahaney, an analyst at RBC Capital Markets, speaking to Bloomberg. The crazy stat: Based on his estimate, Priceline spent about $1.14 billion with Google in 2012, accounting for 2.6 percent...
"There is a major new marketing war going on between Priceline and Expedia, and Google is the..."

Research: $1.5 Trillion In Mobile Revenues In 2012, U.S. Accounting For 40% Of All Smartphone Sales

techcrunch.com
The mobile industry will reel in more than $1.5 trillion in revenues in 2012, with 28 percent of that, $400 billion, attributable to mobile data, according to new research out from analyst Chetan Sharma. He notes that within the revenues expected for mobile data, non-messaging revenues led by apps, mobile...
Research: $1.5 Trillion In Mobile Revenues In 2012, U.S. Accounting For 40% Of All Smartphone Sales
iFixit tears down Wii U, reveals innards of Nintendo's new console

Congressional report dings Microsoft, HP for avoiding taxes

news.cnet.com
Report examines how two of technology's biggest companies exploited weaknesses, loopholes in tax and accounting rules. [Read more]...
Congressional report dings Microsoft, HP for avoiding taxes

An iPhoto Slide Show on CD

allthingsd.com
Q: How can I burn a slideshow that I made in iPhoto on my MacBook Pro onto a CD? A: You can export the slideshow as a video (a QuickTime movie in Apple parlance) and then burn that video to your CD. Here’s how: In iPhoto, after you’ve created the...
An iPhoto Slide Show on CD

Microsoft Facing Quarterly Loss On Failed Ad Business

www.fastcompany.com
News updates all day from Fast Company.Microsoft is writing down $6.2 billion on its 2007 purchase of aQuantive, an online ad serving system. According to the Guardian this places the software giant at risk of an accounting-based quarterly loss (when its sales and profitability had aimed it at a profit...
Microsoft Facing Quarterly Loss On Failed Ad Business

TNW's Daily Dose: Color's sale to Apple confirmed, HP alleges wrongdoing at Autonomy, and more

thenextweb.com
A lawsuit filing has confirmed that Color Inc has sold ‘key assets’ to Apple, HP says that it overpaid for Autonomy due to alleged accounting malpractices at the UK company, and Silicon Valley tops the list of world startup ecosystems – but New York is a distant fifth. It’s all...
TNW's Daily Dose: Color's sale to Apple confirmed, HP alleges wrongdoing at Autonomy, and more

HP says it's found "extensive evidence" of accounting scam

news.cnet.com
Company says it discovered evidence of bookkeeping manipulation at Autonomy prior to acquisition. [Read more]...
HP says it's found "extensive evidence" of accounting scam
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?