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August 30

Premium Lock Cisco, CommScope, Qualcomm embrace broadband deregulation

The Broadband Report       Cisco, CommScope, Qualcomm and several other members of the Telecommunications Industry Association embrace call for FCC to reduce broadband deregulation. However, they do not call for repeal of "net neutrality."

Updated August 30

Premium Lock Red Hat names longtime board member as new chair

Naren Gupta, a veteran venture capitalist and a longtime member of the board at Red Hat, is the new chair of the Hatters. (Plus: Full bio of the new chair.)

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August 28

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 28

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.

August 25

LabCorp names BCBSNC exec as new chief medical officer

LabCorp International life science services firm LabCorp is adding a new chief medical officer for across its growing network of operations - and he's coming from Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina.

August 25

From 2 to 6,000 employees worldwide: Cree turns 30

Cree began with just two employees, but on Aug. 24, the company marked it's 30th anniversary - with 6,000 employees around the world.

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August 24

Premium Lock Top PC seller HP shows strong growth, eyes 3D printing as 'growth engine' (+ video)

HP, which recently regained the No. 1 ranking for PC sales from Lenovo, shows strong growth across its traditional businesses in its latest financial report. Next up: 3D printing.

August 23

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 August 23

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.

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August 21

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 August 21

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.

August 21

Premium Lock 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.

August 21

Premium Lock 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

Premium Lock 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

Premium Lock 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

Premium Lock 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.

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