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Verizon And Redbox Taking On Netflix With New Joint Venture

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Ladies and gentlemen, it looks like the mysterious Project Zoetrope will soon be seeing the light of day. Verizon and Redbox owner Coinstar have just taken to the wires today to announce their new joint venture in video entertainment, with their subscription services poised to launch in the second half...
Verizon And Redbox Taking On Netflix With New Joint Venture

Seeing is believing: 6 reasons why video makes for a better online meeting

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This post is Sponsored by Citrix Online GoToMeeting ™. Attend your meeting from anywhere. Try GoToMeeting ™ today for Free! Is there actually any reason these days to travel for business? Well yes, there is actually. The digital revolution may be making the world a smaller place by connecting...
Seeing is believing: 6 reasons why video makes for a better online meeting

As Apple and Samsung accelerate, HTC’s sales fade away

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Once high-flying Android manufacturer HTC reported weak fourth quarter results and forecast an even tougher first quarter as competition from Apple and Samsung squeezed the Taiwanese smartphone maker. HTC reported revenue of 101.42 billion Taiwan dollars or $3.48 billion with earnings of 10.94 billion Taiwanese dollars or $369 million, good for...
As Apple and Samsung accelerate, HTC’s sales fade away

What's causing a delay in Sprint's LTE rollout? Birds

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Sprint mentioned that one of the holdups to get its LTE network rolled out is waiting for fiber-optic backhaul to be connected to its network sites. Of course, the company also mentioned a very different reason: Birds. It turns out that some of the towers have become home to...
What's causing a delay in Sprint's LTE rollout? Birds
Mystery company backed by James Cameron and Google founders may be an asteroid mining project

Liveblogging Apple's 'cash balance' conference call

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Apple's already told us exactly what to expect on this so-called 'cash balance' conference call, but what they hey -- we'll be liveblogging it just in case Appel slips in that "one more thing." You know, that "thing" about spending a few billion on an Apple-shaped spacecraft for kicks...
Liveblogging Apple's 'cash balance' conference call

Cisco Fits Back in Its Skinny Jeans, Drops $1 Billion in Annual Costs

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Cisco Systems has met an important goal of its restructuring. It has reduced its annual operating expenses by $1 billion and it has hit that goal one quarter earlier than predicted. “We are executing well on our three-year plan to drive earnings faster than revenue. Our operational focus continues to...
Cisco Fits Back in Its Skinny Jeans, Drops $1 Billion in Annual Costs

Apple Announces Plans to Initiate Dividend and Share Repurchase Program

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Apple has issued a press released indicating that it plans to initiate a dividend and share repurchase program commencing later this year. Subject to declaration by the Board of Directors, the Company plans to initiate a quarterly dividend of $2.65 per share sometime in the fourth quarter of its fiscal...
Apple Announces Plans to Initiate Dividend and Share Repurchase Program
RIM manufacturing partner pulls the plug on BlackBerry phones

Zuckerberg will soon be worth $6.5 billion more than Yahoo, which once tried to buy Facebook for $1 billion

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Come next Monday, ‘Facebook IPO Week’ will be in full effect, and so it’s interesting to look backwards to see just how we got to where we are today. Here’s some fun numbers, to put the massive incoming Facebook offering in perspective: Yahoo, who once tried to buy Facebook, has a...
Zuckerberg will soon be worth $6.5 billion more than Yahoo, which once tried to buy Facebook for $1 billion

New Friends! Salesforce Confirms Buddy Media Deal

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They didn’t want to talk last week, but now they do: Salesforce.com is announcing it will acquire Buddy Media. A press release from the enterprise software company says it has a deal to buy the five-year-old social media marketing company  for $689 million in cash and stock. My earlier report...
New Friends! Salesforce Confirms Buddy Media Deal

Visa axes Global Payments support after hackers access up to 1.5 million card numbers

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Credit card giant Visa has dropped support for Global Payments pending verification of the security of its system following a high profile data hack, which the payment processing firm estimates saw up to 1.5 million card numbers stolen. While Visa has removed support for Global Payments, the business partnership is likely...
Visa axes Global Payments support after hackers access up to 1.5 million card numbers

Apple Makes Plans for Cash

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Apple said it would hold a conference call Monday morning to announce what it plans to do with its roughly $100 billion in cash, a move to address investors' concerns over its growing cash hoard and how the money hasn't been put to good use....
Apple Makes Plans for Cash

Microsoft To Launch Consumer Preview of Windows 8 in Barcelona on Feb. 29

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Microsoft plans to use the upcoming Mobile World Congress show in Barcelona as a launchpad for the “consumer preview” version of Windows 8. The company on Wednesday sent out invitations for a Feb. 29 event. Although the invite offered scant details, Microsoft has said to expect a beta version of...
Microsoft To Launch Consumer Preview of Windows 8 in Barcelona on Feb. 29

Sprint Sells 1.8 Million iPhones in First Quarter, With 40 Percent Going to New Customers

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As part of its fourth quarter earnings report, Sprint disclosed on Wednesday that it sold 1.8 million iPhones during its first quarter carrying the Apple smartphone. Of those, 40 percent were to new customers, Sprint said in a slide prepared for its earnings conference call....
Sprint Sells 1.8 Million iPhones in First Quarter, With 40 Percent Going to New Customers

LIVE: Tim Cook Talks About Apple's New Dividend (AAPL)

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Apple is hosting a conference call on its decision to initiate a dividend and share buyback plan. We'll be live blogging the call right here. Click here to see the latest.  Please follow SAI on Twitter and Facebook.Join the conversation about this story »See Also:The Whining About Apple's Dividend...
LIVE: Tim Cook Talks About Apple's New Dividend (AAPL)

Apple Execs: At $2.65 Per Share, Apple To Become One Of Largest Dividend Payers In The U.S.

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Last night, the news broke that Apple would be holding an “impromptu” conference call to talk about just what it plans to do with that nearly $100 billion in cash reserves it has in Scrooge McDuck’s Money Bin. Of course, Slate told us that Apple’s decision would be “a really...
Apple Execs: At $2.65 Per Share, Apple To Become One Of Largest Dividend Payers In The U.S.

Liveblog: Apple's FY2012 Q3 earnings call today, July 24 at 2pm PDT

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Apple plans to announce earnings for the third fiscal quarter of 2012 on July 24, 2012 at 2pm PDT (5pm EDT). The results will be followed by the typical conference call where Apple executives will delve deeper into the results and answer questions from analysts. We expect Apple to discuss...
Liveblog: Apple's FY2012 Q3 earnings call today, July 24 at 2pm PDT

OS X Mountain Lion Launching Tomorrow, July 25

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In Apple's earnings press release issued just moments ago, Apple CEO Tim Cook officially announced that OS X Mountain Lion will indeed be launching tomorrow, July 25."We're thrilled with record sales of 17 million iPads in the June quarter," said Tim Cook, Apple's CEO. "We've also just updated the entire...
OS X Mountain Lion Launching Tomorrow, July 25

iPhone Again Represents Over Half of Verizon's Smartphone Sales in 1Q 2012

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Marking the first significant piece of data to help build a picture of Apple's quarterly iPhone sales numbers ahead of next week's earnings release, Verizon today announced its own earnings results for the first quarter of 2012, revealing during the associated conference call that it activated 3.2 million iPhones during...
iPhone Again Represents Over Half of Verizon's Smartphone Sales in 1Q 2012

Jawbone releases $299 Big Jambox, more power and features

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The main gripe we had in our original Jambox review was that sound wasn’t as big as other (bigger) portable Bluetooth speakers. While both of these products sound great at low volumes, the Logitech has much bigger speakers and simply blows past the Jambox at higher volumes. At its...
Jawbone releases $299 Big Jambox, more power and features

And Now Let Us Gaze In Awe At The Global Colossus That Is Apple...

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Apple's performance in the past few years has been truly mind-boggling. CEO Tim Cook used that exact phrase in the company's conference call yesterday. And he wasn't just engaging in the usual CEO hype. If you get too caught up in the daily Apple details, you miss the big picture....
And Now Let Us Gaze In Awe At The Global Colossus That Is Apple...

Apple announces Q2 2012 earnings conference call for April 24

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Apple has updated its Investor Relations page on its website to notify its shareholders that it will hold its second-quarter financial conference call on April 24. The company posted the following notice in the Investor News section, stating that the call would begin at 2pm Pacific Time: Apple plans to...
Apple announces Q2 2012 earnings conference call for April 24

Logitech selects Bracken Darrell as president right now, next CEO in 2013

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When current CEO Guerrino De Luca took over the reigns at Logitech following huge losses on Google TV and its business in the EMEA region, we knew it was only temporary and now Logitech has appointed a successor. Bracken P. Darrell is coming over from Whirlpool (where he lead its...
Logitech selects Bracken Darrell as president right now, next CEO in 2013

Yahoo’s Patent Suit Against Facebook Is A ‘Crock Of Shit’ (And It Pulled Same Move On Pre-IPO Google)

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When Yahoo chief executive Scott Thompson got on his first investor conference call after taking over in January, he bragged to media and investors about the great wealth of talent and IP that existed at the struggling company. He said that it needed to “build great innovative products and put...
Yahoo’s Patent Suit Against Facebook Is A ‘Crock Of Shit’ (And It Pulled Same Move On Pre-IPO Google)

HTC: Apple And Samsung Are Clobbering Us (AAPL, GOOG)

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Remember when HTC was the hot Android phone maker? Those days appear to be over. Ryan Kim at GigaOm reports: In the first quarter, HTC said it was expecting revenue of between 65 billion and 70 billion Taiwanese dollars or $2.20-2.37 billion, which could amount to as much as a...
HTC: Apple And Samsung Are Clobbering Us (AAPL, GOOG)

CEO Scott Thompson To Cut 50 Properties: “Yahoo Has Been Doing Way Too Much”

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CEO Scott Thompson outlined a vision today of how Yahoo can start growing as a company again. His big theme: Focus, focus, focus. “Yahoo has been doing way too much for too long and was only doing a few things really well,” Thompson said. He was speaking on the conference...
CEO Scott Thompson To Cut 50 Properties: “Yahoo Has Been Doing Way Too Much”

1.5 million credit cards "exported" in hack of payments processor

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The network intrusion that hit Global Payments was confined to its North American operations and "exported" data for about 1.5 million holders, the credit card payments processor said Sunday evening. Atlanta-based Global Payments didn't say what it meant by the term "export" nor did they say how many accounts...
1.5 million credit cards "exported" in hack of payments processor

Tim Cook On The New iPad’s First Weekend Sales “We Had A Record Weekend”

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Today on Apple’s dividend and share repurchase program conference call Apple CEO Tim Cook touched briefly on the new iPad’s opening weekend sales. Exact sales numbers were not given at the time but Cook did state “[Apple] had a record weekend.” That brief statement likely means that the new iPad...
Tim Cook On The New iPad’s First Weekend Sales “We Had A Record Weekend”

The LulzSec hacking arrests won't make it safer online | James Ball

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The FBI's infiltration of LulzSec is astonishing – but the group's activities are small fry in comparison to professional cyberwarFor you, LulzSec, the war is over. Maybe. In an astonishing series of revelations, the FBI on Tuesday issued charges against four individuals alleged to be principal members of the hacking...
The LulzSec hacking arrests won't make it safer online | James Ball
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