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(CIX: WRAL30)  1,062.45  up arrow+16.17  (1.55 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: Apple)  102.47  up arrow+2.71  (2.72 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NY: QUINTILES)  56.50  up arrow+1.72  (3.14 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(OP: BASF SE)  89.01  up arrow+1.55  (1.77 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: BioCryst)  11.37  down arrow-0.23  (-1.98 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: BioDelivery)  16.35  down arrow-0.39  (-2.33 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: CEMP)  12.19  down arrow-0.03  (-0.25 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: Cisco Systems)  23.51  up arrow+0.58  (2.53 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: Cree)  33.15  up arrow+0.25  (0.76 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: DARA)  0.87  up arrow+0.01  (1.17 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NY: EMC CORPORATION)  27.20  up arrow+0.25  (0.93 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: Extreme Networks)  3.20  up arrow+0.04  (1.27 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: FB)  78.69  up arrow+1.74  (2.26 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NY: GLAXOSMITHKLINE)  43.63  up arrow+0.02  (0.05 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: GOOG)  526.54  up arrow+5.7  (1.09 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NY: IBM)  163.23  down arrow-5.87  (-3.47 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NY: LH)  101.30  up arrow+2.36  (2.39 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(OP: Lenovo Group)  29.02  up arrow+0.49  (1.72 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NY: MRK)  55.13  up arrow+1.08  (2 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: Microsoft Corp)  44.88  up arrow+0.8  (1.81 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: NTAP)  39.27  up arrow+0.73  (1.89 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NY: NOVARTIS AG)  88.61  up arrow+0.71  (0.81 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(OP: Novozymes A/S)  41.08  up arrow+0.7  (1.72 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NY: PFIZER)  28.28  up arrow+0.35  (1.25 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: Pozen)  8.27  up arrow+0.19  (2.35 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NY: RED HAT)  57.13  up arrow+0.79  (1.4 %)  Updated: 06:40 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: BBRY)  10.15  down arrow-0.15  (-1.46 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: Salix)  140.55  down arrow-1.44  (-1.01 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014
(NQ: SQI)  15.33  up arrow+0.24  (1.59 %)  Updated: 08:10 PM EDT, Oct 21 2014

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October 15

Baby benefit: Facebook, Apple pay for egg freezing, sperm donors

Women in business Silicon Valley's biggest companies have long offered cushy perks to attract top talent and keep workers happy logging scores of hours on the job. But beyond day-to-day luxuries, Facebook and Apple will now give up to $20,000 in benefits to help employees pay for infertility treatments, sperm donors and even to freeze their eggs. The move comes amid stiff competition for skilled engineers, and as many of the biggest firms try to diversify their male-dominated ranks to include and appeal to more women.

October 14

#WTWTrends for Tuesday: #ExecExchange, PowerSecure, Raleigh, NC State Fair 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, Oct. 14, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated October 14

Premium Lock Service providers predict end of POTS, advance of fiber in Triangle

At the WRAL TechWire Executive Exchange, service provider panelists made impactful announcements about the future of fiber in the Triangle. Not the least of these: Durham's getting fiber.

Tech Wire Executive Exchange Tech Wire Executive Exchange

Updated October 14

Raleigh's new tech hub fine-tunes property management team

A logo for the 227 project The new tech hub for Downtown Raleigh (227 Fayetteville Street), which announced its first major tenant last week, has replaced local broker and property manager Empire Properties with Cassidy Turley, a national firm.

October 13

#WTWTrends for Monday: Fiber and #ExecExchange explode on Triangle Twittersphere

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 Monday, Oct. 13, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated October 13

AT&T exec: NC Next Generation Network 'will transform the Triangle'

What AT&T's GigaPower network is providing in Austin, Texas, will soon be coming to the Triangle as part of the North Carolina Next Generation Network. And Venessa Harrison, president of AT&T North Carolina, tells WRAL TechWire's Fiber Transforms the Triangle conference that faster speeds means many opportunities for consumers as well as businesses.

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October 13

AT&T ramps up to gigabit speed, doubling Wi-Fi speeds in Austin

AT&T GigaPower  In a precursor to what the Triangle can expect from the North Carolina Next Generation Network, AT&T on Monday says it is ramping up its "Gigapower" network in Austin, Texas, to gigabit speeds. Plus, Wi-Fi speed will be doubled.

October 13

Latest news on net neutrality from Obama, FCC tax increase, Google and your health, Netflix hikes 4K fees and the new Skype

Bulldog In the latest Bulldog roundup of life science and technology news: Obama reiterates opposition to Internet fast lanes; FCC plans stealth Internet tax increase: The doctor will see you now -- through Google; Netflix hikes subscription price for 4K TV owners; and Microsoft updates Skype for Windows, Mac with new chat interface.

October 13

Kmart becomes latest retailer hit by data theft

Technology  Starting last month, Kmart stores may have compromised some customers' credit and debit cards and is the latest in a string of hacks at big retailers including Target, Supervalu and Home Depot.

October 13

Your 55 WRAL TechWire headlines from last week

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 more than 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.

October 10

#WTWTrends for Friday: Fiber, IoT, Red Hat and Twisty the Clown 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, Oct. 10, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

October 10

Microsoft CEO apologizes for comments about women not asking for a raise

Satya Nadella    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella apologized Thursday night and said he was wrong for saying that women don't need to ask for a raise and should just trust the system to pay them well.

Tags: Microsoft
October 10

Tesla's autopilot; RTI's nuke disaster response plan; Apple is top brand; right to be forgotten in Japan; Symantec to split; Amazon's first store; Ichan wants Apple buyback

Bulldog In today's Bulldog wrapup of technology news: Tesla's new model features auto-pilot, all-wheel drive; RTI unveils a nuclear disaster response program; Apple remains world's top brand; Google faces "right to be forgotten" in Japan; Symantec is going to split; Amazon to open brick-and-mortar store; and Carl Ichan wants another Apple share buyback.

Tags: Apple, Google, IBM, RTI
October 9

Google picks Cornelius as its NC 'eCity' award winner

ecommerce      Cornelius, which is just north of Charlotte and has a population of some 25,000 people, may not be on your list as a top "eCity" in N.C., but Internet giant Google likes what it sees taking place there in use of the Internet. And on Thursday, Cornelius received Google's "eCity of North Carolina" award.

October 9

#WTWTrends for Thursday: #UpSummit, Citrix, Quintiles, and Lenovo 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, Oct. 9, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated October 9

Former Gov. Bev Perdue joins 'Fiber Transforms Triangle' conference lineup

Former N.C. Governor Bev Perdue, who championed the expansion of broadband access during her term, will be one of the speakers at the "Fiber Transforms the Triangle Conference" on Oct. 13. Also, UNC-Wilmington executive Jim Roberts joins the panelist lineup.

Former Gov. Bev Perdue Former Gov. Bev Perdue

Updated October 9

Premium Lock 'We are not done:' Massive Cisco reorganization affects 25,000 workers

Cisco's campus on Kit Road in RTP Cisco is doing more than just laying off some 6,000 workers as part of a reorganization. the company also is switching up to 25,000 people in its routing and switching engineering group to two large work groups from individual teams, sources tell Business Insider.

Updated October 9

Lenovo reaches record 20% global market share in PC sales

Lenovo broadens its lead in global PC sales, topping the 20 percent market share plateau for the first time, according to research firm IDC. Lenovo has ranked first now for six consecutive quarters.

Purple line tracks Lenovo's market share growth Purple line tracks Lenovo's market share growth

Updated October 9

IBMers launch Bluemix event in RTP Thursday, mixing in IT 'Girls' Night Out'

IBM is intrdoucing its Watson-based Platform-as-a-Service Bluemix in the Triangle with a networking event Thursday night at Big Blue's RTP campus. They are mixing it, if you will, with a regular "Girls Night Out" networking event. put on by the Girls Develop IT meetup group.

Tags: IBM
October 8

#WTWTrends for Wednesday: Fiber, Bluemix, Schmitt, Startup Weekend 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 Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

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