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Updated 7:21 p.m. yesterday

Former Quintiles CEO Pike received $20.6M in compensation in 2016

​Former Quintiles chief executive Tom Pike received $20.6 million in compensation following his post-acquisition departure from the Durham-based clinical research company in late 2016, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Tom Pike    Tom Pike

5:32 a.m. yesterday

WTW's week in review: 54 headlines not to be missed, part two

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 two.

5:25 a.m. yesterday

WTW's week in review: 54 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.

February 24

Earnings: CommScope, LendingTree beat Street

Earnings    Good news for investors in CommScope and LendingTree: Their latest earnings beat Wall Street estimates earlier this week.

Updated February 24

Premium Lock Life science giant battle continues: QuintilesIMS raising $1.5B; LabCorp acquires labs group

QuintilesIMS   A pair of life science giants - and rivals - are making moves. QuintilesIMS is raising nearly $1.5 billion in capital, perhaps in part for future acquisitions. Meanwhile, LabCorp makes a buy to expand its services network.

February 23

Premium Lock Watch out, Lenovo: HP's bets on premium PCs is paying off

Another strong quarter from HP shows that Lenovo's shrinking hold on the rank as world's No. 1 PC seller continues to be in jeopardy. Recent statistics show Lenovo's lead is shrinking, and Technology Business Research Analyst Jack Narcotta explains why HP is gaining strength.

February 20

WTW's week in review: 50+ headlines not to be missed, part two

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 two.

February 20

WTW's week in review: 50+ 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.

February 17

Premium Lock Inside Lenovo: PC biz improving but mobile, data center woes are a drag

Lenovo's latest earnings report showed a revenue rebound in its PC business in calendar 4Q16. However, the good news announced Thursday was overshadowed by the company's ongoing challenges in smartphone and data center markets, says Technology Business Research Analyst Jack Narcotta.

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February 17

Cree calls off $850M Wolfspeed sale, will get $12.5M fee

Wolfspeed  Cree on Thursday called off the $850 million sale of its Wolfspeed power business to Germany-based Infineon, citing the companies' inability to satisfy U.S. concerns about security.

February 16

Premium Lock QuintilesIMS, ABB, IBM, Cisco crack 'Most Admired Companies' list

Fortune Life science giant QuintilesIMS and several other companies with a major presence in the Triangle are among the firms cracking the latest "World's Most Admired Companies" list from Fortune.

Updated February 16

Infineon CEO, board member warn $850M Wolfspeed buy from Cree in jeopardy

Wolfspeed  Infineon warns for the second time in a week- this time in words direct from its CEO and a board member - that the German tech firm's $850 million purchase of Cree's Wolfspeed semiconductor power business might be blocked by the U.S. government due to security concerns.

February 16

Premium Lock LabCorp CEO: 2017 looks to be 'another record-breaking year'

LabCorp LabCorp Chairman and CEO David King is expecting 2017 to be "another record year" after the global life science giant based in Burlington reported record revenues in 2016 in its latest earnings report.

February 16

Lenovo profits, revenue plunge; stock takes immediate 7% hit

Lenovo        Shares in Lenovo plunged some 7 percent immediately after the global tech giant reported a big drop in revenues and earnings. Both revenues and profits missed analysts' expectations as Lenovo's struggling mobile business continued to slide.

Updated February 14

QuintilesIMs reports $178M loss in first post-merger quarter

QuintilesIMS   QuintilesIMS, the life science giant that emerged from the October merger of Durham-based Quintiles and IMS, reported a $178 million quarterly loss for its first three months as one company.

February 14

WTW's week in review: 43 headlines not to be missed, part two

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 two.

February 14

WTW's week in review: 43 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.

February 10

ChannelAdvisor co-founder, CTO, retires

ChannelAdvisor ChannelAdvisor co-founder and CTO Aris Buinevicius, has retired, the company said after markets closed Thursday. The company also named a new chief revenue officer. The company reported revenue that just missed analysts estimates.

February 9

Infineon deal to buy Cree's Wolfspeed unit may be blocked

Cree and Infineon execs at press confernece. The $850 million sale of Cree Inc.'s Wolfspeed Power unit to German chipmaker Infineon Technologies may not happen, the companies said, citing U.S. govenrment security concerns.

Tags: Cree
February 7

Lenovo unveils new Yogabook and ThinkPads

Lenovo's latest Yogabook Lenovo is introducing a number of new products early this year, including an affordable Yoga Android tablet, and three new Thinkpad mobile work stations, including its VR ThinkPad, available in March.

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