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Singaporean Firm will Pay People to Play Pokemon Go

Singaporean Firm will Pay People to Play Pokemon Go

There is some really good news in the air. A Singapore-based firm will be paying people who play Pokemon Go....

Aug 11 2016, 8:56am CDT

Oracle Acquires Cloud Services Firm NetSuite for $9.3 Billion

Oracle Acquires Cloud Services Firm NetSuite for $9.3 Billion

US cloud and software major Oracle on Thursday announced it was acquiring enterprise cloud services company NetSuite for nearl...

Jul 28 2016, 1:28pm CDT

WhatsApp co-founder Invests in Indian firm to Push Connected Cars

WhatsApp co-founder Invests in Indian firm to Push Connected Cars

 In a move to speed up the availability of internet-connected cars in India, WhatsApp Co-Founder Brian Acton with other g...

Jul 11 2016, 6:23pm CDT

Tips for Selecting a PR Firm

Tips for Selecting a PR Firm

  Choosing the right PR agency for your brand can be a challenge. With so many PR firms out there, how do you know you are...

Jun 26 2016, 3:48am CDT

Xiaomi makes $25 Million in Indian Entertainment Firm Hungama

Xiaomi makes $25 Million in Indian Entertainment Firm Hungama

Deepening its strategy to introduce localised internet services on its smartphones in India, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi ha...

Apr 4 2016, 10:11am CDT

Smart textiles

Firm Creates Smart Textile, Tablecloth with Drum Kit and Piano Keys for Musical Entertainment

A firm in Sweden has been hailed for creating a tablecloth with fabric technology that has drum kit and piano keys printed on i...

Feb 23 2016, 3:50pm CST

Facebook

Facebook Hires Firm To Monitor and Delete Hate Speech, Racist Comments in Germany

Following the rise of hate speech and other xenophobic comments in Germany, Facebook has risen to monitor its social platform a...

Jan 19 2016, 7:12am CST

Humai

Nanotech Firm, Humai, Works To Resurrect Humans in the Next 30 Years

Resurrecting a human being within the next 30 years may sound like a load of nonsense to several people around the world – but...

Nov 27 2015, 6:19am CST

Wearables

Fossil Group Acquires Wearable Tech Firm Misfit Inc. for $260 Million

Texas-based company Fossil Group has acquired wearable products manufacturer Misfits Inc. for $260 million, and the acquisition...

Nov 13 2015, 4:10am CST

Altwork Station

Ergonomics Firm Presents Altwork Station for Getting Jobs Done In All Positions

If you’re someone who enjoys working in all positions – standing, sitting, reclining, etc., then the new Altwork Station might...

Oct 30 2015, 8:22am CDT

Israeli Space Tech Firm SpaceIL Books Flight Aboard Falcon 9 on Lunar Mission

Israeli Space Tech Firm SpaceIL Books Flight Aboard Falcon 9 on Lunar Mission

Sixteen private space ventures entered into the Google Lunar X Prize competition to be the first to land a spacecraft onto...

Oct 7 2015, 8:21am CDT

Shannen Doherty Sues Management Firm Over Late Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Shannen Doherty Sues Management Firm Over Late Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Shannen Doherty has recently been diagnosed with cancer for which she is blaming her lawyers because the missed out on her heal...

Aug 20 2015, 10:07am CDT

Password-Storing Firm LastPass Hacked

Password-Storing Firm LastPass Hacked

Encrypted master passwords of users were stolen from LastPass in a hack on Friday....

Jun 16 2015, 7:46am CDT

Tesla recruits Maximum Apple Employees leaving the High Tech Firm High and Dry

Tesla recruits 150+ Apple Employees leaving the High Tech Firm High and Dry

Tesla Motors has recruited the maximum number of Apple employees numbering 150+ thus leaving the high tech firm high and dry. A...

Feb 6 2015, 3:05am CST

Samsung wants to beat Apple by hiring President of Jony Ive’s Old Firm as Design Head

Samsung wants to beat Apple by hiring President of Jony Ive’s Old Firm as Design Head

Samsung has sought the services of a new designer on the scene…Lee Don-tae. Samsung's New Global Design Cheif Lee Don-tae...

Jan 16 2015, 5:15am CST

Intel Buys wearables firm Basis Science, maker of health and fitness products

Intel Buys wearables firm Basis Science, maker of health and fitness products

Intel keeps all employees...

Mar 27 2014, 1:09pm CDT

A Colorado Software Firm Is Programming Your Next Professor

The current generation of students understands that we are still within the Wild West era of online education; a Daedulus-like...

Feb 25 2014, 7:11pm CST

Apple Acquires Burstly, Startup Behind TestFlight and SkyRocket

Apple Acquires Burstly, Firm Behind TestFlight and SkyRocket

Apple has acquired the maker and owner of in-app ad management platform SkyRocket and app testing platform TestFlight, called B...

Feb 22 2014, 2:23am CST

The VMWare to buy AirWatch mobile security firm for $1.54 billion

The VMWare to buy AirWatch mobile security firm for $1.54 billion

The famous cloud software maker, the VMWare Inc., has recently said that it would buy the privately held mobile security compan...

Feb 10 2014, 3:38am CST

I4U news

AOL hands over Patch operations to investment firm

AOL hands over operations of troubled local-news division Patch to turnaround firm NEW YORK (AP) — AOL is handing...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

AOL Hands Off Patch To Turnaround Firm Hale Global

AOL Hands Off Patch To Turnaround Firm Hale Global

This is the way the saga of Patch and AOL ends: Not with a bang, nor with a whimper, but with a “Huh?” Pressed to find a buyer...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

How A Bank Gave My Data To A Marketing Firm Before The Signup Process Was Complete

How A Bank Gave My Data To A Marketing Firm Before The Signup Process Was Complete

As someone who recently moved to Washington, D.C., after three years in London and many more in Norway, and is currently playin...

Jan 10 2014, 9:01am CST

I4U news

FireEye buys firm that tied cyberattacks to China

FireEye buys Mandiant, technology firm that linked cyberattacks to Chinese military unit NEW YORK (AP) — FireEye...

Jan 2 2014, 5:41pm CST

Twitter is the Best Tech Firm to Work For in 2014

Twitter is the Best Tech Firm to Work For in 2014

Twitter has ended up on the top spot in the Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Awards for 2014. What that means is that it has displ...

Dec 11 2013, 4:46am CST

Facebook isn't losing millions of users, recants social media analytics firm

Facebook isn't losing millions of users, recants social media analytics firm

The same firm who said that Facebook was losing millions of users is now saying that the report was only a rough estimate. The...

Apr 29 2013, 11:27pm CDT

Research Firm Cuts Earning Targets for Apple on Poor iPhone 5 Demand

Research Firm Cuts Earning Targets for Apple on Poor iPhone 5 Demand

Poor iPhone 5 demand sends earning targets down...

Jan 16 2013, 1:30pm CST

Australia Bans Chinese Firm Huawei from Bidding on Network Projects

Australia Bans Chinese Firm Huawei from Bidding on Network Projects

Australia sees Huawei as a security risk...

Mar 26 2012, 2:30pm CDT

Mobile Tech Firm Movidius Launches Accessible Mobile 3D Platform

Mobile Tech Firm Movidius Launches Accessible Mobile 3D Platform

Mobile 3D is on the way...

Sep 30 2010, 1:12pm CDT

Chinese Firm Claims iPad Rips Off its Design

Chinese Firm Claims iPad Rips Off its Design

This story reeks of irony. Typically, we see all sorts of products designed around the world that get ripped off by Chinese fir...

Feb 2 2010, 6:02am CST

Research Firm Claims Ovi Store is Tops in Emerging Markets for Devs

Research Firm Claims Ovi Store is Tops in Emerging Markets for Devs

According to market research, firm Evans Data Corporation the top application store for developers in emerging markets is the N...

Jan 26 2010, 12:00pm CST

Use of Bluetooth Headsets Plummets According to Research Firm

With new states coming on board with hands free driving requirements over the summer, I expected to find that Bluetooth headset...

Sep 3 2009, 9:00am CDT

Research Firm Says Wireless Charging is Pointless in Isolation

Research firm Strategy Analytics has issued a report that says wireless charging like the Pre uses with its Touchstone accessor...

Aug 7 2009, 9:00am CDT

ISPs Close Spam Firm Reducing Spam by 70%

Spam is certainly the scourge of the Internet for most users. According to BBC News, the amount of spam has plummeted since ISP...

Nov 13 2008, 6:56am CST

Home Office Suspends Consulting Firm for Data Loss

The loss of sensitive data is never a good thing whether it’s the loss of your own personal data or the loss of data from a bus...

Aug 22 2008, 9:11am CDT

Malware Infection Risk on Playstation Store says Security Firm

Malware Infection Risk on Playstation Store says Security Firm

According to security firm Sophos SQL injection vulnerabilities on the US Sony Playstation website have left visitors at risk o...

Jul 3 2008, 9:07am CDT

iPhone to Have Significant impact on Mobile TV Watching says Analysis Firm

Research and Markets says that the iPhone 3G is set to have a significant impact on mobile TV viewing. The firm says that the i...

Jun 24 2008, 8:14am CDT

Al Gore becomes Partner at VC Firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

Lots of people actually wanted to see Al Gore run for President again. In somewhat surprising news Al Gore is joining Venture C...

Nov 13 2007, 12:55am CST

Euro firm shows off contemporary furniture...for weirdly shaped couch potatoes?

Euro firm shows off contemporary furniture...for weirdly shaped couch potatoes?

We came across some new furniture from Exeter called the Tactile Living collection. Looking at the picture,it's quite obviousl...

May 2 2007, 2:30am CDT