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Posts tagged “Local Firms”

6:14 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Durham software firm OrgSpan being sold, will remain in Bull City

OrgSpan, a three-year-old software firm focused on enterprise social communications solutions, is being acquired by Indiana-based Interactive Intelligence. The company, which is owned by the CEO of Interactive, will remain in Durham and says it expects to expand as a result of the deal.

OrgSpan OrgSpan

2:31 p.m. Thursday

Moto G smartphone for $149 and no contract? Yep - at Republic Wireless

Republic Wireless, which offers calling and data plans for as little as $5 a month, began selling the new Motorola Moto G phone on Thursday for $149 - without a contract.

A Moto G   A Moto G

Updated 7:41 a.m. Thursday

Hardware woes drive IBM revenues down for 8th straight quarter

IBM earnings IBM revenue fell 4 percent to $22.5 billion, below the $22.9 billion that analysts polled by FactSet had expected. It's the eighth consecutive quarter of revenue decline. The biggest drop was in its systems and technology unit, or hardware, where revenue tumbled 23 percent to $2.39 billion from $3.11 billion.

7:37 a.m. Thursday

Premium Lock Inside IBM's earnings: Look for more grim revenue news in '14 as evolution continues

Analysis: IBM's first quarter financial performance outlines a company in the midst of a long-term strategic evolution, and demonstrates cloud and big data-driven disruption impacting the IT industry as a whole. Krista Macomber of Technology Business Research crunches the numbers and trends.

IBM breaks down its hardware segment performance IBM breaks down its hardware segment performance

7:18 a.m. Thursday

GSK acknowledges more employee bribery allegations

GSK The drug giant issues a statement reiterating it has "zero tolerance for unethical or illegal behavior" and says 48 employees were fired in 2013. The statement comes after reports that bribery probes are underway in two more countries.

11:14 a.m. Wednesday

FDA approves once-a-week GSK injectable diabetes drug

Diabetes GlaxoSmithKline has won FDA approval for its new diabetes drug which is injectable and will be used once a week. It will compete with Novo Nordisk's Victoza, which is injected daily.

7:05 a.m. Wednesday

Premium Lock Med device firm TransEnterix expects to net $46M from stock offering

RTP-based medical device firm TransEnterix pulled off its $50 million stock offering and moved its shares to a different exchange on Tuesday. The company expects to net $46 million from the transaction.

TransEnterix TransEnterix

Updated 5:50 a.m. Tuesday

Bribery investigations continue to surface for Glaxo

The BBC is reporting that pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline is accused of bribing doctors to prescribe medicines in Poland, making this the third country to have an investigation currently ongoing.

GSK's HQ in London     GSK's HQ in London

2:23 p.m. Monday

Lenovo returns to Raleigh for annual sales meeting

Downtown Raleigh For the last five years, the world's largest PC maker has hosted its annual sales meeting in Raleigh and is expecting to draw more than 3,000 Lenovo employees this year including CEO Yuanqing Yang.

5:44 a.m. Monday

Week in review: The 21 latest headlines from WRALTechWire

Week in review A look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL Tech Wire last week.

Updated April 11

Lenovo widens its market share lead in global PC sales

Lenovo    Worldwide shipments of PCs continue to drop. But the decline in the first quarter of the year wasn't as dramatic as in recent periods, and Lenovo - the No. 1 global sales leader - broadened its market share by 2 full points to 17 percent.

Updated April 11

Premium Lock 'Family Day' at Paradoxos brings out entrepreneurs of all ages

The second day of the second annual Paradoxos festival in Durham focuses on events for kids, the launching of a crowdsourced wall mural, a somewhat zany talent show - and more. WRALTechWire's Jason Parker reports.

The "yeti" shows a talent for balloon busting The "yeti" shows a talent for balloon busting

Updated April 11

Premium Lock 'Why you should work for us:' 11 tech firms pitch themselves to job seekers

Hundreds of people pack "Jobs Under the Big Top," a reverse job fair in which companies recruit people for open positions. One company pays $1,000 for the chance to make a pitch to the crowd at the event in Durham, which kicks off the annual Paradoxos festival. WRALTechWire's Jason Parker reports for our Insiders.

Tech Jobs Under the Big Top Tech Jobs Under the Big Top

Updated April 10

Premium Lock 'Be Well' doctor joins medical team at PurThread

Renowned physician Dr. Russell Greenfield - a regular contributor to The Dr. Oz Show and an author - has been named the new medical director for PurThread in North Carolina.

The Be Well Doctor The Be Well Doctor

Updated April 10

Triangle ultra-fast Internet group backs AT&T plan

The race to be first to bring gigabit-speed Internet access across the Triangle and Triad may be won by AT&T, not Time Warner Cable or Google Fiber. The North Carolina Next Generation Network consortium says it is recommending that six city governments approve AT&T's proposal. However, the group is not precluding other companies from the project.

Service area as spelled out for NC NGN in RFP Service area as spelled out for NC NGN in RFP

April 9

Chimerix names new CEO after Moch steps down

Chimerix Kenneth Moch has resigned as chief executive of the biopharmaceutical company to "pursue other interests," the company announced on Wednesday while also naming his replacement.

April 9

Red Hat offers OpenStack training course

Red Hat Red Hat announced a new training course on Wednesday for the Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform to help IT professionals enhance their OpenStack skills in a blended learning environment.

April 9

Triangle startups ready to compete in Charlotte Venture Challenge

Charlotte Venture Challenge Six Triangle companies have been selected among 39 other to compete in the 13th annual Charlotte Venture Challenge next month in the Queen City.

April 9

IBM exec to keynote May NCTA event

The North Carolina Technology Association released a second wave of speakers this week for the organization's upcoming State of Technology conference in Durham on May 16.

State of Technology 2014 State of Technology 2014

Updated April 8

Premium Lock Bravo! 'The Escapist' is a finalist for a 4th Webby Award

The Webby game is on again at The Escapist. The Durham-based news and entertainment web site that is the self-proclaimed "mouthpiece for the gaming generation, is gunning for a fourth Webby Award. Founder and General Manager Alexander Macris is one excited exec - and he shares with WRALTechWire the five reasons why he believes the site could be giving another five-word acceptance speech - but "funner" this time.

The Escapist goes for another Webby The Escapist goes for another Webby

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