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November 17

Looking back: 64 WRAL TechWire headlines in review

Week in review Some local websites run one or two tech stories per day. Others a few more but mixed with a variety of business news. At WRAL TechWire, tech and life science make up the menu with nearly 50 stories published over the last five business days. Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week.

November 14

Microsoft surges past Exxon as second most valuable company

Microsoft Corporation The bull run in Microsoft's stock this past year has helped the tech giant surpass Exxon Mobil and seize the rank of the second most valuable company, behind Apple.

Tags: Microsoft
November 14

FCC wants AT&T to explain 'pause' in fiber deployments

FCC The FCC has sent a letter to AT&T seeking more information about CEO Randal Stephenson's declared "pause" in fiber network deployments due to concerns about Internet regulation.

November 14

#WTWTrends: Follow Friday, fiber, clinical trials, jobs and flurries Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

November 14

AT&T Mobility stops attaching hidden tracking codes to data transmitted from users' smartphones

AT&T        AT&T Mobility, the nation's second-largest cellular provider, said Friday it's no longer attaching hidden Internet tracking codes to data transmitted from its users' smartphones. The practice made it nearly impossible to shield its subscribers' identities online.

Updated November 14

Despite pause, AT&T to 'continue working' with NC Next Generation Network

North Carolina AT&T President Venessa Harrison says the company will "continue working" with the ultra-fast North Carolina Next Generation Network project even though the telecommunications giant has put a "pause" on fiber projects. NCNGN also reaffirms its commitment to AT&T.

Venessa Harrison Venessa Harrison

Updated November 13

Premium Lock Wisdom from 'the Woz:' Wowing the Internet Summit

Did you know Apple co-founder and tech icon Steve Wozniak started a ballet company and has appeared in numerous ballets, plays, and musicals? The Woz said he's into the arts in a big way during an interview at The Internet Summit. Allan Maurer has the in-depth report for WRAL TechWire Insiders.

The Woz takes flight at Internet Summit The Woz takes flight at Internet Summit

November 13

#WTWTrends for Thursday: Woz, #ISUM14, Internet, bridge collapse Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

November 13

Report: IBM's Rometty becomes 3rd female member at Augusta

IBM Chairman and CEO Ginny Rometty has become the third female member of the prestigious Augusta National Golf Club, according to Golf Digest. Augusta is host of the annual Masters Tournament, and IBM is a key sponsor.

Virginia Rometty  Virginia Rometty

Tags: IBM
Updated November 13

Comcast pushes Time Warner merger; nContact lands $20M; Salix CFO's severance deal; YouTube adds music subscriptions

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology and life science news: Comcast pushing "full steam" for Time Warner merger; RTP firm raises $20 million; Salix CFO gets severance package; and YouTube launches a subscription music service.

Updated November 13

Is NC Next Generation Network in jeopardy? No one's talking

An event discussing the impact of gigabit Internet access on the Triangle sponsored by AT&T is still a "go" for Thursday, but whether the communications giant will proceed with the North Carolina Next Generation Network and other fiber projects in the Triangle is not clear after AT&T's CEO announced a "pause" in deployments. No one involved will comment specifically. Will AT&T's delay impact Google Fiber's decision making?

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

Updated November 13

CEO: AT&T to delay fiber networks over Internet rules dispute

Fiber optic network                 AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson says the telecommunications giant will not roll out ultra-fast Internet access in some 100 cities due to the debate over Internet regulation. Several cities in the Triangle as well as the North Carolina Next Generation Network are on AT&T's fiber-optic deployment list. AT&T won't comment on possible Triangle impact.

November 12

Split decision for NetApp: Earnings beat Street but forecast doesn't

NetApp Storage technology firm NetApp, which operates a large campus in RTP, beats Street expectations of earnings but misses just a bit on revenue. However, its forecast is not what analysts expected.

Tags: NetApp
November 12

Cisco CFO stepping down; earnings, revenues top Street

Cisco's campus on Kit Road in RTP Networking giant Cisco beat Wall Street expectations on earnings and revenue in its latest earnings report Wednesday. However, the company also disclosed its chief financial officer is leaving.

Tags: Cisco
November 12

#WTWTrends for Wednesday: Internet Summit and AT&T's fiber delay explode on Twitter

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

November 12

Premium Lock IBM's CFO on big transition: 'We're not doing cheese slices anymore'

IBM's chief financial officer goes one-on-several at an investors conference, taking a myriad of questions about the multiple challenges facing Big Blue. He declined to set a target for earnings but did discuss what he says are the biggest questions coming from investors. What are they? WRAL TechWire Insiders can get the answers.

IBM slide for October earnings report shows revenue declines IBM slide for October earnings report shows revenue declines

Tags: IBM
Updated November 12

Duke No. 1, UNC 12, NCSU 54 in MBA ranking; Yahoo's $640M buy; AT&T drops 4G in-flight 4G; Cisco earnings due; Microsoft drops Nokia name

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology news: Duke rules the roost in MBA rankings but UNC and NCSU rise, too; Yahoo buys BrightRoll for $640M; AT&T drops plans for in-flight 4G; Cisco earnings are due today; and Microsoft drops Nokia name from phones.

November 12

New visas ease US-China business travel; IBMer among first to receive one

China business    Good news for Triangle business executives traveling to China: It's getting easier. On Wednesday, an IBM employee in China was among 11 people given the first-ever U.S. visas to let Chinese citizens travel back and forth to the United States for up to 10 years. In a new agreement, announced this week during the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, Beijing will issue similar visas to Americans looking to make repeated trips to China.

November 11

#WTWTrends for Tuesday: Veteran's Day, Flags, #ISUM14, Forbes, Woz and Spiffy Trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated November 11

TransEnterix exec leaves; Red Hat adds former GE exec to board; IBM sees big mobile shopping record; AT&T-Verizon on VoLTE; Google's $1B NASA deal

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of science and technology news: The COO at TransEnterix has resigned; Red Hat adds a woman to its board; IBM sees big mobile shopping season; AT&T and Verizon talk next-generation wireless voice service; and Google signs a $1 billion lease with NASA.

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