New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News For NOK;GOOG;MSFT From The Last 14 Days
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
<< 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | all recent news | >>
May 22, 2015
13:04 EDTMSFTSalesforce wanted as much as $70B from Microsoft, CNBC reports
Subscribe for More Information
13:03 EDTMSFTMicrosoft, Salesforce no longer talking about a merger, CNBC reports
Subscribe for More Information
13:03 EDTMSFTMicrosoft offered $55B for Salesforce, CNBC's Faber reports
13:02 EDTMSFTMicrosoft, Salesforce held significant talks, CNBC's Faber reports
Subscribe for More Information
10:59 EDTMSFTBlackBerry advances after second report says Microsoft weighing bid
Subscribe for More Information
08:57 EDTNOKNokia CEO says good bids received but no rush on selling HERE, Retuers reports
Nokia (NOK) CEO Rajeev Suri said the company has received high quality bids for its HERE maps unit, while declining to comment on bidders, but added that the company is in no hurry to sell, reported Reuters, citing comments made in an interview with trade magazine European Communications. Prior reports have indicated that Daimler's (DDAIF) Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen's (VLKAY) Audi and BMW (BAMXY) are partnering with private equity firm General Atlantic in their pursuit of the unit, while Uber is said to be teaming up with Baidu (BIDU) and Apax Partners to also pursue a bid. Reference Link
07:57 EDTNOKNokia seeing rising competitive pressures, says Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer is becoming more worried about aggressive pricing behavior by Nokia's competitors in the wireless infrastructure market. Consequently, the firm thinks the operating margin of the company's Networks unit could miss expectations. It recommends that investors stay long the stock but avoid adding new positions around the time of the company's earnings, which Oppenheimer believes could disappoint.
06:55 EDTGOOGGoogle seeks Taiwan partners to promote Chromebook, DigiTimes reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:40 EDTGOOGGoogle to add fingerprint authentication to Android M, Buzzfeed reports
Google's Android M is expected to include fingerprint authentication, reports Buzzfeed. The functionality will allow users to log in to all supported applications on their Android devices without entering a password. Google is expected to announce the feature next week at Google I/O. Reference Link
06:18 EDTMSFTBlackBerry an acquisition target after return to profitability, Digitimes says
Subscribe for More Information
May 21, 2015
19:44 EDTGOOGGoogle advertising head remarks that larger phones may help mobile ads, WSJ says
In a Wall Street Journal interview at the San Francisco ad:tech conference, Google (GOOG) advertising chief Sridhar Ramaswamy commented on the conversation rate from mobile ad viewership to actual mobile sales, stating, "As phones get bigger the [screen] space issue becomes less challenging... [My six-inch phone] is essentially a tablet. People’s ability to navigate sites and fill out forms and such goes up tremendously." Ramaswamy also offered commentary on Facebook's (FB) advertising metrics, asking, "How many of Facebook’s video views are engaged views?" The Journal notes that Google's YouTube waits 30 seconds to register a video view, while Facebook counts a view "more quickly." Reference Link
17:34 EDTGOOGGoogle data shows link between mobile ads, store visits, WSJ says
Subscribe for More Information
12:44 EDTGOOGGoogle developing tech to run on low-powered devices, The Information says
Subscribe for More Information
10:15 EDTGOOGDISH Sling TV releases app for Android TV
DISH (DISH) confirmed that Sling TV launched its Android TV application for Google’s (GOOG) Nexus Player, available for immediate download in the Google Play Store. New customers can purchase a Nexus Player at a 50% discount when they pre-pay for three months of Sling TV or customers can choose to sample Sling TV on their Nexus Player for seven days at no cost, DISH added.
10:04 EDTGOOGDISH bringing Sling TV to Android TV platform, TechCrunch reports
Subscribe for More Information
09:15 EDTNOKGerman automakers partnering with PE firm on bid for Nokia unit, Reuters says
Subscribe for More Information
08:15 EDTGOOG, MSFTSalesforce acquisition still possible, says JMP Securities
After Salesforce reported stronger than expected results, JMP Securities indicated that the results, along with statements by the company's CEO, make an acquisition seem less likely. However, the firm continues to believe that Google (GOOG), Oracle (ORCL), or Microsoft (MSFT) could buy the company. All three potential acquirers have significant cash and strong potential synergies with Salesforce, and the world is moving to the cloud, the firm explained. It raised its price target on Salesforce to $80 from $75 and keeps an Outperform rating on the shares.
May 20, 2015
10:49 EDTMSFTMicrosoft considers acquisiton of 6Wunderkinder, manager magazin says
Subscribe for More Information
07:34 EDTMSFTSphere 3D to hold an event
"Technologies to Power the Next Cloud" provides an overview of Sphere 3D’s technologies and solutions for the "Next Cloud" featuring Glassware 2.0 Windows container technology for application delivery and the latest in virtual storage technology at the Microsoft Technology Center in Mountain View, California on May 20 at 1 pm.
06:25 EDTGOOGGoogle seeks new partners for next-generation Nexus phones, DigiTimes reports
Subscribe for More Information
<< 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | all recent news | >>

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use