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Google Sanitizing Web Searches In Compliance With European Ruling

Google Sanitizing Web Searches In Compliance With European Ruling

Google has announced that it has begun the process of scrubbing links from the web search results displayed when users type in certain search terms. Due to a European court ruling, individuals can now ask for links to information about themselves to be removed from search results if the information […]

Sales and Profit at Oracle Miss Estimates

Sales and Profit at Oracle Miss Estimates

Sales and profit at Oracle Corp. ended short of estimates by analysts for its fiscal fourth quarter, as competitors such as Salesforce.com and other rivals in cloud computing lure away customers. Profit prior to certain types of costs was 92 cents per share in the three months that ended on […]

IBM Lab Mistake Creates New Lightweight Materials (NYSE:IBM)

IBM Lab Mistake Creates New Lightweight Materials (NYSE:IBM)

Jeannette M. Garcia has worked as a research chemist at an IBM laboratory for years developing recyclable plastics that are stronger and better for the earth. On one of her days of mixing and heating chemicals, she left one step out of a three-step process and returned to find a […]

IBM Explores Additional Business Options In China (NYSE:IBM)

IBM Explores Additional Business Options In China (NYSE:IBM)

IBM has announced its intentions to explore business opportunities in China outside of its core technologies. IBM is planning to provide systems to the country that will improve China‚Äôs data collection, monitoring and forecasting capabilities. One option the company is exploring is using advanced weather forecasting and cloud computing technologies […]

Ralph Lauren Announces New Wearable Technology Line (NYSE:RL)

Ralph Lauren Announces New Wearable Technology Line (NYSE:RL)

The Ralph Lauren company has announced the development of a line of wearable technology that will be unveiled to the public during the U.S. Open. The goal of the new product line was to make products that did not compromise appearance and comfort while adding technological capabilities that could enhance […]

China Clamping Down on Apps for Instant Messaging

China Clamping Down on Apps for Instant Messaging

China has started a crackdown of one month on illegal content making the rounds on local services offering instant messaging. The most recent crackdown was announced on Tuesday and comes following a terrorist attack in the Xinjiang region of China that killed over 40 people.

FCC Looking Into 5G Networks

FCC Looking Into 5G Networks

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission through its Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel has said it will look to infinity and beyond in order to harness new technology that could help to build the next generation of connections for mobile wireless. The U.S. regulatory agency on Friday unanimously voted in favor of opening […]

U.S. Has Stopped Major Extortion and Hacking Ring

U.S. Has Stopped Major Extortion and Hacking Ring

An international operation led by the U.S. put to an end a crime ring that had infected many hundreds of thousands of PCs across the globe with a malicious software that is used to steal banking information and to extort the owner of the computer, said the U.S. Justice Department […]

Sources: Samsung Will Launch Smart Watch with Phone

Sources: Samsung Will Launch Smart Watch with Phone

According to insider reports, Samsung Electronics the South Korea based electronics giant is currently developing a smart watch that will not have to be linked to a telephone to be used. That would in turn make the new device the only smart watch in the tech market with those capabilities […]

Google Announces $500 Million Purchase Of Skybox Imaging (NASDAQ:GOOGL

Google Announces $500 Million Purchase Of Skybox Imaging (NASDAQ:GOOGL

Google has made an announcement detailing its agreement to purchase Skybox Imaging for the price of $500 million. Skybox, a provider of high-quality satellite images, was founded in 2009 by four Stanford business school students under the idea that launching cheaper satellites could create dramatic change in the space industry. […]