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11:03 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Longtime BioDelivery Sciences CEO Mark Sirgo is retiring

Dr. Mark Sirgo is stepping down as president anc CEO of Raleigh-based BioDelivery Sciences International. He's held the job since 2005.

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Updated 7:03 a.m. yesterday

Premium Lock Cree revenue tumble triggers stock slide; CEO outlines expansion plans

Cree logo    Investors sold off Cree shares after the markets closed Tuesday following news that the LED and semiconductor firm reported revenues that tumbled 8 percent from a year ago. Cree's top executive, meanwhile, outlines plans to expand some of the firm's operations.

Tags: Cree
9:12 a.m. Monday

Premium Lock Report: Lenovo notebook sales plunge year-over-year

A Lenovo notebook  More bad news for Lenovo. After reporting a quarterly loss last week for the first time in two years, the PC giant saw notebook shipments plunge in July, according to a new report. And the bad news isn't over.

Updated 6:54 a.m. Monday

Premium Lock CommScope bets on growing changes in data centers; Morgan Stanley upgrades its stock

The Broadband Report       CommScope shares have declined some 15 percent so far in 2017 but Morgan Stanley gave the company a boost last week with an upgrade to "Overweight." Analysts are betting that CommScope will be a "wallet share gainer" as companies invest in more efficient networks. And CommScope is betting on changes in data centers to boost its sales performance, says its CFO.

5:15 a.m. Monday

WTW's week in review: 62 headlines not to be missed, part three

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part three.

5:00 a.m. Monday

WTW's week in review: 62 headlines not to be missed, part one

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

Updated August 18

Premium Lock Lenovo misses expectations with surprise quarterly loss

Lenovo         A financial rebound for Lenovo, which recently lost its hold on the world's No. 1 PC sales ranking, was short lived. The tech giant reports a $72 million loss for its most recent quarter after posting a profit for the first three months of this year.

August 18

Premium Lock Red Hat welcomes Oracle idea of moving Java EE to open source foundation

Java If Oracle follows through on a proposal to put further development of Java Enterprise Edition into an open source foundation, Red Hat would welcome the move.

Tags: Linux, Red Hat
August 17

Former owner KKR sells big stake in PRA Health; PRA's CEO sells 400K shares

PRA Health Sciences The former owner of PRA Health Sciences has sold a big stake in the company, and the CEO of PRA makes news of his own by selling 400,000 shares in the company he runs.

August 15

Premium Lock Lenovo teases new product launches at big tech show (+ video)

Lenovo on Tuesday rolled out a new video that teases products and technologies it will unveil at one of the world's largest tech shows later this month.

August 14

WTW's week in review: 64 headlines not to be missed, part three

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part three.

August 14

WTW's week in review: 64 headlines not to be missed, part one

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

August 10

Earnings: BDSI tops Street revenue forecast but loss larger than expected

BDSI BioDelivery Sciences reports more revenue than expected by Wall Street but its losses exceed expectations. Overall, the quarterly financial report gave BDSI shares a lift Wednesday.

Updated August 8

SAS, IBM discuss extreme vetting project with Homeland Security

Three technology companies with deep roots in the Triangle sent representatives to a Department of Homeland Security "industry day" to discuss an "overarching vetting" system for use in immigration, according to documents published by The Intercept news site. SAS and IBM acknowledge participating in the "industry day." Red Hat also is reported to have participated.

A screen shot of the "extreme vetting" project A screen shot of the "extreme vetting" project

Tags: SAS, IBM, Red Hat
August 7

Premium Lock Epic's latest Fortnite battle: Appeasing early-access players after 'we messed up'

Epic Games' rollout of its latest title "Fortnite" continues to generate a lot of headaches for the Cary-based video game developer. While most fans seem to be understanding about an update error that wiped out some player data, others are pretty irate.

Defending a fort in Fortnite  Defending a fort in Fortnite

August 7

WTW's week in review: 60 headlines not to be missed, part three

Week in review Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire over this past week, part three.

August 7

WTW's week in review: 60 headlines not to be missed, part one

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

Updated August 4

Premium Lock ChannelAdvisor CEO: World's shift to online retail boosts bottom line

E-Commerce Since taking over as CEO of ecommerce service provider ChannelAdvisor two years ago, David Spitz has focused more of the company's attention on bigger customers - including the granddaddy of all in online, Amazon. The results continue to pay off as the world moves to embrace the Internet for even more buying. "Working with Amazon is inevitable," Spitz says. And ChannelAdvisor benefits from offering its customers ways to benefit. he says.

Updated August 4

Premium Lock United Therapeutics jumps on takeover talk; GSK a potential bidder

United Therapeutics United Therapeutics, which has a major operation in RTP, could be a takeover for three pharmaceutical giants, including GlaxoSmithKline. United Therapeutics stock surged on Wall Street early Friday.

August 4

Premium Lock G1 Therapeutics recruits former senior QuintilesIMS, GSK execs

G1 Therapeutics, which went public in May for more than $100 million and recently added retired GSK CEO Andrew Witty to its board, keeps recruiting management talent.

G1 targets cancer G1 targets cancer

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