The tech industry loves the Samsung vs. Apple storyline. It's more like the Samsung vs. Apple and a bunch of smaller but dangerous Chinese smartphone makers.
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The fourth quarter of 2014 was NetSuite's seventh consecutive quarter of more than 30 percent year-over-year revenue growth.
In what was supposed to be a strong quarter, Google's fourth quarter results missed the mark. But the quarter also included multiple moving parts such as real estate purchases.
UPDATED: Amazon will start breaking out AWS results starting with the first quarter earnings report of 2015.
The U.S. communications regulator reclassified what "broadband" is, raising it from 4 Mbps download speeds to 25 Mbps. The hope is it will raise the bar for internet companies.
Nevertheless, IDC analysts traced "a significant slowdown compared to 2013."
Box further promised that users will be able to embed images by using the camera on an iPhone or iPad as well as directly from the photo library soon.
ServiceNow's 2015 outlook highlights how the company is expanding beyond IT management into business management. Will it ultimately run into Salesforce and more high profile cloud vendors?
The data storage company did not say how many jobs would be cut, but expects to take as much as a $150 million charge as a result.
Google and VMware have inked a partnership which could assist Google's competitiveness in the public cloud market.
The cloud-based collaboration service also boasted it secured seven of its ten biggest contracts to date last year.
The enterprise version of Intel's Core processors will include wireless docking and display technologies along with improved manageability features.
Google has announced the launch of a payment service through Gmail for UK users.
Qualcomm's earnings beat the Street, but difficulty in China and the loss of a major customer forced the semiconductor maker to lower its outlook.
The virtualization giant's earnings beat expectations, but will let go about 8 percent of its employee base in order to claw back up to $100 million in pre-tax savings.
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