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(NY: EMC CORPORATION)  26.34  down arrow-0.55  (-2.05 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
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(NQ: FB)  94.14  up arrow+0.13  (0.14 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
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(NQ: GOOG)  631.21  up arrow+5.6  (0.9 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NY: IBM)  158.71  down arrow-3.28  (-2.02 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NY: LH)  127.35  up arrow+0.06  (0.05 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(OP: Lenovo Group)  21.13  down arrow-0.47  (-2.18 %)  Updated: 05:20 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NY: MRK)  59.05  up arrow+0.09  (0.15 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NQ: Microsoft Corp)  46.81  up arrow+0.11  (0.24 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NQ: NTAP)  30.69  down arrow-0.46  (-1.48 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NY: NOVARTIS AG)  104.36  up arrow+0.61  (0.59 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(OP: Novozymes A/S)  52.78  up arrow+0.45  (0.86 %)  Updated: 05:20 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NY: PFIZER)  36.15  up arrow+0.09  (0.25 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NQ: Pozen)  11.62  up arrow+0.02  (0.17 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NY: RED HAT)  78.29  down arrow-0.79  (-1 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NQ: BBRY)  7.55  down arrow-0.19  (-2.39 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Aug 03 2015
(NQ: Salix)  172.81    (0 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Apr 01 2015
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Updated 4:21 p.m. today

Video: IBM may dump Lenovo's ThinkPads for MacBooks

Apple teams with IBM An internal IBM video leaked to news website MacRumors contains footage of Big Blue's Chief Information Officer Jeff Smith saying that the tech giant could buy up to 200,000 Macs annually for employees. What do they use now? Lenovo ThinkPads.

2:55 p.m. today

Worried about who will control Internet in future? Speak out now

The Broadband Report       The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or ICANN, has been in control of all-important domain names since 1998 and is crucial to governing the global Internet. Now, ICANN has formally filed a proposal on transfer of ICANN's control from the U.S. government to a global community. If you have concerns or comments, now is the time to speak up.

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10:49 a.m. today

NCTA's top exec calls for 'support' of more high-tech work visas

Immigration debate In a blog post, Brooks Raiford, president and CEO of the North Carolina Technology Association, calls for "support" of more high-tech H-1B visas to help companies meet demand for workers.

12:08 p.m. yesterday

Challenger, Columbia wreckage on public display for 1st time

Space Shuttle Debris Display NASA is offering up wreckage from the Challenger and Columbia for public view after hiding it from the world for decades.

9:22 a.m. today

Reports: Lenovo smartphone shipments, market share plummet

Data from two reports clearly demonstrate why Lenovo Chair Yang Yuanqing shuffled leadership in the company's smartphone business: Shipments of Lenovo and Lenovo Motorola smartphones plummeted in the second quarter.

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Updated 8:32 a.m. today

Premium Lock Epic Games' CEO: Augmented reality is next really big thing

You won't need to buy a 70-inch TV to enjoy the latest in big-screen entertainment if augmented reality through wearable computers such as Google Glass and virtual reality headsets deliver on the promise of the immersive technology, says Epic Games founder and CEO Tim Sweeney. And when this tech guru talks, you would be smart to listen.

Trying out virtual reality headset Trying out virtual reality headset

Updated August 1

CDC's top modeler courts controversy with disease estimate

Epidemic Predictor Last fall, when Martin Meltzer calculated that 1.4 million people might contract Ebola in West Africa, the world paid attention.

Updated 7:40 a.m. today

Premium Lock Its 'pivot' made, Reveal Mobile raises $750K, looks to hire

Reveal Mobile turned itself inside out with a "pivot" to move the Raleigh startup in a new direction in April. And investors have rallied to the cause, pouring $750,000 into the company in an oversubscribed round. A top priority for use of the funding is hiring additional staff.

Brian Handly pitches Reveal at recent show Brian Handly pitches Reveal at recent show

Updated 7:03 a.m. today

No bull: Durham ranks No. 9 on 'Best Cities for Creatives' list

For a host of reasons, the Bull City is a place so-called "creatives" want to live, says a new survey from financial management firm SmartAsset. Yes, Durham has become a hot high-tech startup hub. But the website notes entertainment and the arts are helping transform the city, too.

Top 10 cities for "creatives" Top 10 cities for "creatives"

10:20 a.m. today

GSK rehires China exec; automakers buy Nokia map biz; Yahoo buys style-tip site; Zuckerbergs expecting; Windows 10 scam warning

Bulldog In today's wrapup of technology and life science news: GSK has rehired an executive linked to its China bribery scandal; German automakers are buying Nokia's map business in a step toward driverless cars; Yahoo buys a web startup; the Zuckerbergs are expecting; and a warning about a free Windows update scam.

Updated 7:39 a.m. today

With DirecTV deal done, AT&T offers wireless-TV bundle

AT&T wants DirecTV     AT&T is unveiling a new package that combines traditional TV and wireless services as it seeks to broaden its offerings following its $48.5 billion purchase of satellite TV company DirecTV about a week ago.

6:02 a.m. today

Red Hat's Whitehurst takes stage Aug 27; more regional events fill tech calendar

Social networking Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst opens up on "The Open Organization," his new book, at an NCTA event. Plus. the countdown is nearing zero for the fourth annual Innovate Raleigh Summit. And we have more on other tech events.

5:57 a.m. today

WTW news in review: Week of July 26 (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of July 26, part one.

5:54 a.m. today

WTW news in review: Week of July 26 (Part 2)

Week in Review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire the week of July 26, part two.

5:49 a.m. today

WTW news in review: Week of July 19 (Part 1)

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire for the week of July 19, part one.

5:43 a.m. today

WTW news in review: Week of July 19 (Part 2)

Week in Review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire the week of July 19, part two.

5:40 a.m. today

Here's how to get WTW on the go: Mobile iPhone/iOS, Android apps available

WRAL TechWire, a comprehensive source of coverage of companies in the Carolinas and beyond with a focus on the growth industries of broadband, life sciences, and on entrepreneurs and venture funding, announces the release of the WRAL TechWire app for iOS devices.

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5:39 a.m. today

Here's how to follow WTW across major social media: Like, track, link to us

WRAL TechWire is social media friendly. From its launch 13 years ago, Local Tech Wire as it was known then has offered a daily email blast. Adding a news feed on Twitter brought on more readers. We've recently added a PM email blast, too. With Facebook, readers have a new channel to follow our news. Now there is LinkedIn as well.

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5:37 a.m. today

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Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

July 31

Premium Lock Inside IBM: Big Blue hits bull's-eye with Compose acquisition

IBM Cloud   Analysis: IBM's acquisition of Y Combinator-backed startup Compose should deliver multiple benefits for IBM, driving its "cloud" strategy forward, conclude analysts Geoff Wollacott and Jilian Mirandi at Technology Business Research.

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