Russian officials have asked the companies to hand over their source code so it can be tested for surveillance capabilities.
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In what the T-Mobile CEO calls a wireless revolution, the firm continues to poach subscribers from rivals, and has now sailed past the 50 million benchmark.
As Apple's acquisition of Beats Electronics and Beats Music comes close to completion, hundreds of employees may find their positions redundant and their pink slips issued.
The companies have signed an agreement to form a massive battery manufacturing plant dubbed the Gigafactory in the United States.
Microsoft's Nadella posited the new board member's experience will "be invaluable as we transform Microsoft for growth and leadership in the mobile-first, cloud-first world."
Meanwhile, Akamai and Equinix reported quarters with better-than-expected sales. ServiceNow's 63 percent revenue growth in the second quarter led the charge.
Wall Street was expecting $1.74 per share on a revenue of $3.59 billion.
While the company said users of Tor should "assume they were affected," the developers of the anonymous browsing service do not yet know what "affected" means.
The acquisition marks Intuits first in India, as well as its push into the tax computation and e-filing category in the country.
Oracle's summer of product launches continues as Database 12c becomes generally available. Will all applications go in-memory?