Posts Tagged ‘Wall Street’

Quakes Echo World-Wide – Wall Street Journal

AFP Quakes Echo World-WideWall Street JournalSeismologists have revived a longstanding question in the wake of recent earthquakes: Can a giant temblor in one location trigger another large one thousands of miles away? A new study provides the first compelling evidence that such big …Study:...
March 27th, 2011 | News | Read More

What AT&T’s T-Mobile Deal May Mean for You – Wall Street Journal

Reuters What AT&T's T-Mobile Deal May Mean for YouWall Street JournalBy CRISTINA LOUROSA-RICARDO There's little question that AT&T's planned $39 billion buyout of T-Mobile looks to be a big win for both businesses. But its impact on consumers could be pricey and painful, according...
March 26th, 2011 | News | Read More

Web Firm Suspects Iran Hacked Into It – Wall Street Journal

Fox News Web Firm Suspects Iran Hacked Into ItWall Street JournalAn Internet-security company said it was tricked into trying to lure Iranian users to fake versions of major websites, a sophisticated hack it suspects the Iranian government carried out. Comodo Group Inc., a Jersey City, NJ, …In...
March 26th, 2011 | News | Read More

Google Delays ‘Honeycomb’ Code Release – InformationWeek

France24 Google Delays 'Honeycomb' Code ReleaseInformationWeekGoogle's Android 3.0 software, referred to as "Honeycomb," is intended to be the foundation of a wave of Android-powered tablets that aspire to challenge Apple's iPad and demonstrate that the post-PC era is...
March 25th, 2011 | News | Read More

AT&T deal to acquire T-Mobile may find FCC approval difficult – BetaNews

USA Today AT&T deal to acquire T-Mobile may find FCC approval difficultBetaNewsAn FCC official told the Wall Street Journal that AT&T's effort to acquire T-Mobile may face steep resistance to gain approval from the regulatory body. The comments echo similar concerns of some on the …Major...
March 25th, 2011 | News | Read More

Oracle’s Divine Future – Barron’s

Globe and Mail Oracle's Divine FutureBarron’sEven with the business software giant's stock at a five-year high – due to a strong forecast – we're bullish. A look into the crystal ball reveals a rosy picture for Oracle shares. …Oracle Rises as Forecast Tops Estimates...
March 25th, 2011 | News | Read More

Oracle Rises as Forecast Tops Estimates on Cloud Demand – Bloomberg

Globe and Mail Oracle Rises as Forecast Tops Estimates on Cloud DemandBloombergOracle Corp. (ORCL) rose in Nasdaq trading after forecasting fourth-quarter profit that topped analysts' predictions, a sign of rising demand for database software as well as hardware added by the Sun …Oracle...
March 25th, 2011 | News | Read More

FCC takes stand on T-Mobile, AT&T merger – TG Daily

Reuters FCC takes stand on T-Mobile, AT&T mergerTG DailyThe regulatory committee that needs to approve the merger between T-Mobile and AT&T may give the companies a hard time, due to potential antitrust concerns. The biggest news worth talking about over the past week has been AT&T's...
March 25th, 2011 | News | Read More

Yahoo introduces Search Direct to speed up query resolution – Computerworld

Globe and Mail Yahoo introduces Search Direct to speed up query resolutionComputerworldIDG News Service – Yahoo has started beta testing a search feature that displays answers to queries and links to websites on the fly as people type their queries. Yahoo officials said that Search Direct is...
March 23rd, 2011 | News | Read More

Time for Verizon to buy Sprint? – CNNMoney

New York Times Time for Verizon to buy Sprint?CNNMoneyNEW YORK (CNNMoney) — With AT&T dealing for prized asset T-Mobile, Sprint's options may be down to two: buy everything smaller than it or get bought by Verizon. "I do have concerns that it would …Sprint cries foul over...
March 23rd, 2011 | News | Read More