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(NY: QUINTILES)  57.00  up arrow+0.78  (1.39 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Sep 18 2014
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(NQ: Cree)  43.22  up arrow+0.84  (1.97 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Sep 18 2014
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(NY: IBM)  193.75  up arrow+0.95  (0.49 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Sep 18 2014
(NY: LH)  106.06  down arrow-0.06  (-0.06 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Sep 18 2014
(OP: Lenovo Group)  31.17  up arrow+0.17  (0.55 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Sep 18 2014
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(NY: NOVARTIS AG)  94.80  up arrow+0.08  (0.08 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Sep 18 2014
(OP: Novozymes A/S)  44.74  up arrow+0.05  (0.11 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Sep 18 2014
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5:03 p.m. today

Ellison gives up Oracle CEO role, becomes chairman

Larry Ellison touts Oracle technology. Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison is ending his 37-year reign as CEO of the business software maker that he co-founded and is handing over the job to his two top lieutenants, Safra Catz and Mark Hurd.

4:18 p.m. today

Red Hat's revenues, earnings surge strongly from year ago

Red Hat reports strong revenue and earnings growth in its latest earnings report. Both figures surpassed expectations. Earlier Thursday, Red Hat announced another acquisition - this time an $82 million deal for a mobile-cloud applications firm in Ireland.

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3:44 p.m. today

Exclusive: Jobs in Cary, Red Hat, and solar projects spark Twitter flurry in Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

3:04 p.m. today

Bug in new Apple operating system KO's health apps

A closeup of Apple's Watch A bug in Apple's new iOS 8 software for mobile devices is prompting the company to withhold apps that use a highly touted feature for keeping track of fitness and health data.

11:57 a.m. today

Cisco makes move in 'cloud' with deal for OpenStack firm

Cisco's campus on Kit Road in RTP includes 12 buildings Cisco, which recently announced a partnership with Red Hat to expand "cloud" computing efforts focused on OpenStack, is now acquiring a California firm that offers OpenStack cloud services.

Updated 10:49 a.m. today

Red Hat to acquire Irish mobile tech app firm for $82M in cash

Red Hat is acquiring Ireland-based FeedHenry in a deal worth some $82 million in cash. Feed Henry focuses on mobile enterprise application development. The deal enables Red Hat to move into the wireless space for enterprise and cloud applications.

Red Hat to buy FeedHenry Red Hat to buy FeedHenry

10:37 a.m. today

Red Hat exec on $82M acquisition: 'It's time to go mobile'

Red Hat's $82 million acquisition of Ireland-based FeedHenry, which was announced early Thursday, enables the Hatters to accelerate its move into mobile computing, says Red Hat's Senior Vice President of Application Platform Business.

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Updated 8:58 p.m. today

Tech outsourcing firm HCL adding 1,237 jobs in Cary

HCL Technologies will add some 1,237 jobs at its operations in Cary after signing an agreement with the state of North Carolina to includes nearly $20 million in tax incentives and grant money.

Updated 8:29 p.m. today

Federal government pouring $55M into 39 NC solar, renewable energy projects

North Carolina's solar and renewable power industry is getting a big boost from the federal government. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack discloses support for 39 projects in the state worth more than $55 million during a visit to Bunn today. Meanwhile, President Obama in Washington is unveiling plans to train 50,000 vets for solar jobs.

Updated 7:13 a.m. today

Premium Lock Follow the data: NC startups showcase tech targeting charities to banks

Trying to sell a B2B company your product? KnowledgeTree has a solution for that. Have multiple email and social media accounts that are hard to keep track of? AnyCloud has an app for that. Want to target your online advertising more effectively? Adzerk has tools to help. These companies and more showcased their technology at the CED Tech Venture Conference on Wednesday. WRAL TechWire's Allan Maurer has the inside story. Plus, be sure to check out the photo slideshow from WRAL's Kelly Hinchcliffe.

CED Tech Venture panel: Mobile, platforms and data CED Tech Venture panel: Mobile, platforms and data

Updated 7:11 a.m. today

Premium Lock NC startups showcase tech to cash in on 'Internet of Things'

The next wave in healthcare is here. And Triangle firms are cashing in. From sensors loaded in earbuds to monitor your health to technology designed to ease the burdens of transcriptions on doctors to helping ailing people better control their homes - all were showcased at the CED's Tech Venture Conference in Raleigh. WRAL TechWire's Allan Maurer has the inside story. And check out the photo slideshow from WRAL's Kelly Hinchcliffe.

CED Tech Venture panel: Digital health CED Tech Venture panel: Digital health

Updated 3:31 p.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Funding, new products, IBM Smart Camp picks, highlight Tech Venture closing day

Funding news from EyeScribes, the first product from Scott Moody's K4Connect, IBM's picking of two Triangle firms for its Smart Camp, and a new smartphone from Republic Wireless tops the headlines made at the seconds day of the CED's Tech Venture Conference.

CED Tech Venture panel: Digital health CED Tech Venture panel: Digital health

Updated 3:18 p.m. yesterday

Exclusive: CED conference again rules trend in Triangle tweets

Trending in the Triangle Jim Goodnight said what? New at Republic Wireless, IBM paycuts, and more:Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated 3:17 p.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Advanced materials startups tout products in CED 'Spotlight'

CED's Tech Venture is offering a series of "Spotlight" presentations focusing on 18 emerging startups spread across five sectors. Three startups were featured in the Advanced Materials and Manufacturing segment, as Allan Maurer reports exclusively for WRAL TechWire. One had just struck a deal with Rex Healthcare. Be sure to check out our photo slideshow of the presentations from WRAL's Kelly Hinchcliffe.

CED Tech Venture panel: Advanced materials/manufacturing CED Tech Venture panel: Advanced materials/manufacturing

Updated 3:11 p.m. yesterday

Premium Lock 'Burn rate bubble' talk raises caution flag in Triangle

Are startups too loose with their spending? Talk of the "burn rate bubble" in Silicon Valley spreads to the Triangle where more money is now available. Are Triangle startups at risk, too? WRAL TechWire Insider Joe Procopio offers our subscribers his exclusive analysis.

Silicon Valley VC Sunil Nagaraj, who grew up in Raleigh, talks investing at CED conference Silicon Valley VC Sunil Nagaraj, who grew up in Raleigh, talks investing at CED conference

9:58 a.m. yesterday

Republic Wireless to offer new Motorola smartphone

Republic Wireless Raleigh-based Republic Wireless will soon offer a new smartphone in an attempt to better compete with the new Apple iPhone.

Updated 8:05 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Goodnight just says 'No' to economic recruitment, jokes 'Internet of Things'

SAS co-founder and billionaire Jim Goodnight steals the show at CED's Tech Venture with his cutting-edge humor, candid opinions and sage advice. Heard the joke about one refrigerator told the other over the Internet? And be sure to check out our photo slideshow from WRAL's Kelly Hinchcliffe.

CED tech icons panel: A conversation with the greats CED tech icons panel: A conversation with the greats

Updated 8:02 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock 'Tech Icons' say more good news to come for Triangle

A number of common themes emerged from the "Conversation with the Greats - Tech Icons Panel during the opening lunch at the CED's Tech Venture Conference today. Those included what makes the Triangle a great place for companies that grew large here, such as Red Hat, Cree, and SAS, as well as for entrepreneurs just starting out, and the need for continuing investments to keep it that way.

Citrix ShareFile's Jesse Lipson meets the press Citrix ShareFile's Jesse Lipson meets the press

7:49 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock At Tech Venture, startups showcase new ways to do business in real estate, music, photo sharing

CED's Tech Venture is offering a series of "Spotlight" presentations focusing on 18 emerging startups spread across five sectors. In the "New Paradigms" showcase, three startups demonstrate new ways of doing business, as Allan Maurer reports exclusively for WRAL TechWire. Be sure to check out our photo slideshow of the presentations from WRAL's Kelly Hinchcliffe.

CED Tech Venture panel: New media/new paradigms CED Tech Venture panel: New media/new paradigms

Updated 7:15 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Windsor Circle steals spotlight in first CED 'Spotlight' with $1M funding news

CED's Tech Venture is offering a series of "Spotlight" presentations focusing on 18 emerging startups spread across five sectors. Windsor Circle stole the headlines in the ecommerce and marketing panel with news of $1 million in new funding. But as Allan Maurer reports exclusively for WRAL TechWire, five other firms make their case to investors, too. Plus, check out our photo slideshow from WRAL's Kelly Hinchcliffe.

CED Tech Venture panel: Ecommerce/marketing CED Tech Venture panel: Ecommerce/marketing

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