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Posts tagged “Other Firms”

Updated September 23

Premium Lock Apple is rebooting its enterprise strategy with the iPad Pro

Apple is taking aim at enterprise incumbents such as Dell, HP and Lenovo with the iPad Pro. TBR's in depth analysis provides insights on the strategy.


September 22

Verizon, TWC phone, Internet outage affects 8 NC counties

Verizon   Phone and Internet service began returning Monday night to some customers of Verizon and Time Warner after an outage that lasted over six hours.

Updated September 21

Premium Lock Red Hat's leaders, a chance to have impact, fun lure new CFO from Valley

Frank Calderoni, a long-time financial executive and chief financial officer at Cisco, could have had his pick of tech jobs after leaving the networking giant last year. So why did he pick Raleigh-based Red Hat, which is a long way from Silicon Valley? He cites many reasons in an exclusive interview with WRAL TechWire.

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Updated September 16

Premium Lock AvidXchange CEO on where it goes after $225M raise

AvidXchange, which sells accounts payable and payment automation software, started working in January on the huge $225 million financing deal it just closed, says CEO and co-founder Michael Praeger. "We hadn't raised capital in a long time, but we really liked the approach of the Bain Group," he says.

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Updated September 16

Premium Lock State budget compromise continues Biotech Center funding

NC Biotech Center The 429-page North Carolina budget compromise bill, scheduled for an NC Senate vote at 2 p.m. today (9/15), reduces personal income tax rates, fails to renew the 35 percent renewable energy tax break, and continues funding the NC Biotechnology Center. The NC Senate tentatively approved the deal yesterday.

Updated September 15

Takeaways from CED Tech Venture: Life science uptick, tech deal downturn

Exit Event 2015 might be a blockbuster year for investments in North Carolina startups. At least it will be if the second two quarters follow trends set during the first half of 2015, when nearly $427 million was invested in North Carolina companies through 90 deals, according to Council for Entrepreneurial Development's (CED) just-released Innovators Report. The report was released today to kick off the CED's annual Tech Venture Conference in Raleigh.

September 13

Learn Internet of Things from tops in Triangle tech

Executive Exchange: The Internet of Things What is the Internet of Things and how can businesses capitalize on an increasingly connected world? Two of the top technology minds in the Triangle join WRAL TechWire Sept. 29 for an Executive Exchange event to help answer those questions.

Updated September 11

Cisco sponsors weekend robotics challenge

NC FIRST Robotics Hundreds of middle and high school students interested in robotics will have the opportunity Saturday to compete on a day-long project sponsored by Cisco and NC FIRST Robotics.

Updated September 11

What does Warren Buffett know about IBM stock?

Warren Buffett  Legendary Berkshire Hathaway investor Warren Buffett has long been a fan of IBM, but with Big Blue down 25 percent over its 52-week high he is more bullish than ever.

Updated September 11

AT&T, SAS leaders to explain Internet of Things opportunities at Sept. 29 event

Executive Exchange: The Internet of Things What is the Internet of Things and how can businesses capitalize on an increasingly connected world? Two of the top technology minds in the Triangle join WRAL TechWire Sept. 29 for an Executive Exchange event to help answer those questions.

September 11

Schrader joins Reveal, Office 2016 coming, Pao moving on

Bulldog In today's Bulldog Update of technology news: Reveal Mobile names digital ad exec Andy Schrader as chief product officer; Microsoft launching Office 2016 this month; Facebook opens liive video streaming app to journalists; Ellen Pao won't appeal loss lawsuit.

September 10

FDA stem cell oversight; Instagram video ads; Microsoft data appeal; Lockheed Martin layoffs; National Geographic media-Fox deal

Bulldog Bulletin In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology and life science news: The FDA mulls private clinic stem cell oversight; Instagram's new 30-second video ads; judges are cool to Microsoft data appeal; Lockheed Martin plans layoffs; and National Geographic media goes to Fox.

September 9

Premium Lock IBM takes aim at Internet of Things with ARM deal

IBM                         Analysis: IBM is moving in a big way to further embrace the Internet of Things in its partnership deal with ARM. The deal combines IT (information technology) with OT (operations technology), says Ezra Gottheil of Technology Business Research.

Tags: IBM, Internet
September 9

Apple's 'Hey Siri' show to kick off host of new products

Apple iPhone 3 Things To Watch The Apple Store is offline this morning in preparation for today's new Apple product rollout in San Francisco. Apple/Mac news sites 9to5Mac and MacRumors are calling the show the "Hey Siri" event, which starts at 1 p.m. EST.

Updated September 8

Buffett ups stake in IBM even as Big Blue's stock falters

Warren Buffett  ​Investor Warren Buffett says he has been adding to his sizable stake in IBM during the third quarter as shares in the tech company slide, and that his Berkshire Hathaway has been spending about $500 million a week acquiring stock during recent market volatility.

Tags: IBM
Updated September 8

AT&T unveiling Internet of Things-linked wheelchair

The Internet of Things just could enable people with disabilities or in need of wheelchairs more independence in their daily lives. On Wednesday, AT&T and Permobil, a company focusing on wheelchairs, will unveil an IoT-connected wheelchair at a wireless trade show.

Wheelchairs from Permobil Wheelchairs from Permobil

September 8

Premium Lock Apple's big show to unveil new phones, Apple TV - and Siri for the home

Hey, Siri, what does Apple have in store for us this week? Along with new iPhones, the iconic tech company is expected to show off a new Apple TV system and a bigger role in the home for Siri, its voice-activated digital assistant.

September 7

Premium Lock Coming someday to mobile apps: BCI, or brain computer interfaces

Brain power  How long before video game players control their actions through a headset rather than with their hands? Can we access and control our laptops or mobile phones or tablets with thought alone? A research paper from scientists at IBM. Xerox and the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology explores what could be the next big wave to affect our mobile apps: Ones using brain computer interfaces, or BCI. Here's a look at their paper.

September 7

Premium Lock Microsoft fights to protect overseas data from US investigators

Storing data in cloud Microsoft Corp. gets a second chance to prove it's entitled to keep data stored overseas out of the hands of U.S. investigators when its lawyers appear before a federal appeals court Wednesday, but the computer software giant is already hedging its bets, calling on Congress to clarify the law.

September 7

Premium Lock Lenovo, others back Intel's new Skylake processors, but will chips give PC industry a needed boost?

Intel Intel aims to reinvigorate the PC business with its new line of Skylake processors. No. 1 PC manufacturer Lenovo already is planning to include Skylake processors in a number of models as WTW reported last week But weak demand and longer life cycles will limit opportunities for its own revenue growth, writes Jack Narcotta of Technology Business Research.

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