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TMW to keep on trucking with $335M acquisition by Trimble Navigation

AMD sells, rents back Austin, TX corporate headquarters

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Chipmaker AMD revealed on Tuesday that is selling and leasing back the Austin, TX campus to generate a quick $164 million in cash to prop up the company. The company expected in November that it would be able to sell the 58-acre site for between $150 and $200 million. AMD...
AMD sells, rents back Austin, TX corporate headquarters

PLUMgrid brings on Cisco vet for network virtualization push

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Fresh on the heels of a $10.7 million venture capital round, startup PLUMgrid is staffing up , naming a long-time networking technologist Lele Nadin as VP of engineering. Nadin, most recently was SVP of engineering at Ericsson Silicon Valley and before that spent 15 years at Cisco where, at various...
PLUMgrid brings on Cisco vet for network virtualization push

River Thames to bathe in upgraded long-distance WiFi

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Not that a view over the Thames ever gets old, but commuters should soon find it a bit easier to check their inboxes while they're on or next to the water. Californian WiFi specialist Ruckus says that its wireless steering technology -- which increases network range by up to...
River Thames to bathe in upgraded long-distance WiFi

AMD Warns of 11 Percent Drop in Sales on Weak PC Results In Europe, China

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Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices just warned that weak sales of PCs in Europe and China and among consumers generally will hurt its sales this quarter, and said its revenue in the quarter ended June 30 will fall by 11 percent sequentially. Previously it had given guidance for sales to be...
AMD Warns of 11 Percent Drop in Sales on Weak PC Results In Europe, China
The future of Yahoo Media in the Marissa Mayer era is in New York

The Happiest Companies In Tech

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CareerBliss has released its list of the ten happiest companies in tech. If you're on the hunt for a new tech job and want to surround yourself with shiny happy people, consider sending your resume to one of these workplaces.10. Advanced Micro Devices AMD is a major semiconductor company based...
The Happiest Companies In Tech
PlanGrid grabs seed round to make blueprints mobile
Nokia and Oracle announce a new mapping deal

LifeLock wants to protect today's active Web user from identity theft

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The past hasn’t always been sunny for LifeLock. It’s been almost three years since the Tempe, Arizona-based company, which provides anti-identity theft services, had its former CEO Todd Davis step down ashen-faced. As a marketing ploy, he listed his social security number on the LifeLock website and in ads, only to fall...
LifeLock wants to protect today's active Web user from identity theft
Plug and Play EXPO Showcases New Tech Startups

HTC fights back with an ecosystem buy: SyncTV

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Taiwanese handest maker HTC is starting to realize that hardware and software alone aren’t enough to compete in today’s mobile market. The company bolstered its services area on Monday, buying a 20 percent stake in SyncTV, a Sunnyvale Ca. group that offers an online video platform for content providers. The...
HTC fights back with an ecosystem buy: SyncTV

These Are The Top Employers In Tech (GOOG, MSFTINTC)

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Fortune just released its list of the 100 best companies to work for. Google claimed the number one spot for the fourth time, but Apple and Facebook were nowhere to be found on the list. Other than Google, 13 other tech companies made the list.Google provides subsidized massages,haircuts and slew...
These Are The Top Employers In Tech (GOOG, MSFTINTC)

AMD Lowers Sales Guidance, Citing Weakening Demand for Chips

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Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices did just what a chipmaker is expected to do in a market where PC sales are slowing down substantially: It just took down its guidance for the third quarter. In announcement that cross the wires minutes ago, AMD said it expects sales to decrease by about...
AMD Lowers Sales Guidance, Citing Weakening Demand for Chips

AMD Hires Apple's Head Chip Designer

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Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices just announced that it has poached the head of Apple’s chip design operations to run its chief microprocessor architect. Jim Keller joined Apple by way of its 2008 acquisition of the startup PA Semi. (That’s Keller pictured at right with PA Semi co-founder Dan Dobberpuhl from...
AMD Hires Apple's Head Chip Designer

Apple CPU guru Jim Keller, who came with PA Semi deal, departs back to AMD to lead group under Mark Papermaster

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Computer Architect Jim Keller Joins AMD as Chief of Processor Group Industry Veteran Architected Several Generations of Popular Apple, Broadcom and AMD Processors SUNNYVALE, CA, Aug 01, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — AMD  announced today that Jim Keller, 53, has joined the company as corporate vice president and chief architect...
Apple CPU guru Jim Keller, who came with PA Semi deal, departs back to AMD to lead group under Mark Papermaster
News360 app for iPad gets major overhaul

Yahoo And Spotify Hook Up So You Can Listen To Music While Surfing Yahoo (YHOO)

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Spotify and Yahoo are joining forces to try and spread some musical love. Spotify will become a streaming service on Yahoo at first just on the Yahoo's music site but eventually across all of Yahoo! Meanwhile Yahoo will build an app for Spotify integration on Yahoo! entertainment sites will feature...
Yahoo And Spotify Hook Up So You Can Listen To Music While Surfing Yahoo (YHOO)
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