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Twitter Is Reportedly In Sales Talks With Google And Salesforce

(Reuters) - Twitter Inc has initiated talks with several technology companies to explore selling itself, a person familiar with the matter said on Friday, as the social media company grapples with its slowest revenue growth since going public in 2013. The.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2016

Inventec lands more short lead-time server orders from Alibaba, says paper

Inventec has landed more short lead-time server orders from the Alibaba Group and has begun shipping from its new plant in Nanjing, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 18th, 2016

Computex 2016: Quanta, Wiwynn to showcase OCP- and RSA-based rack servers

Quanta Computer and Wiwynn will exhibit 19-inch rack servers compatible with OCP (Open Compute Project) standards, as well as other server models based on Intel's Rack Scale Architecture (RSA), in a bid to tout direct-sale orders from enterprise users dur.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 27th, 2016

UMC to post brisk 2Q16 results

IC foundry UMC is expected to enjoy significant revenue and profit growth sequentially in the second quarter of 2016, thanks to a ramp-up of orders from its fabless clients as well as new 28nm chip orders, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsApr 12th, 2016

Digitimes Research: Global server shipments grow 9.8% in 2015

Taiwan server players' revenues from products including server motherboards, servers, storage and related network equipment, continued to enjoy growth on year to surpass NT$500 billion in 2015, according to Digitimes Research......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsApr 6th, 2016

Internet service providers slowing down on taking in server orders

Worldwide Internet service providers such as Google, Amazon, Microsoft and Facebook have recently started slowing down on pulling in their server orders from ODMs as they have been expanding their datacenters too quickly during the past few years, while s.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 29th, 2015

Quanta, Wiwynn to compete for orders for servers small- to medium-size datacenters

As competition for orders for datacenter-use servers from Google, Facebook, Amazon and Microsoft has become intense and the companies have added suppliers, ODMs Quanta Computer and Wiwynn will shift white-box business focus to servers for small- to medium.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 23rd, 2015

Quanta sees notebook shipment growth in November, but may not achieve 2015 revenue goal

Quanta Computer saw its notebook shipments rise 500,000 units on month to reach 3.8 million units in November thanks to strong orders from Asustek Computer and Hewlett-Packard (HP). However, as most of these orders were for inexpensive models, Quanta's re.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 11th, 2015

Facebook, Google server outsourcing strategy change expected to impact profitability for ODMs

Facebook is planning to add Wiwynn, a server subsidiary of Wistron, as a new datacenter server supplier, joining its primary supplier Quanta Computer in order to lower its risks and increase its bargaining ability, while Google has been doing the same. Th.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 11th, 2015

Digitimes Research: Notebook players enjoy over 10% on-month shipment growth in November

The global top-5 notebook brand vendors and top-3 ODMs saw their shipments grow 18% and 12% on month, respectively, in November thanks to increased orders for the year-end holidays and emerging markets. Although demand for notebooks from Europe and North .....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsDec 8th, 2015

Quanta, Wiwynn see more orders from server clients for 2016

Quanta Computer and Wiwynn, a server subsidiary of Wistron, are expected to land more cloud server orders from their clients in 2016 as Internet service providers are looking to reduce their suppliers in order to further cut costs. Hewlett-Packard (HP) an.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2015

Quanta lands server orders from Uber and Wiwynn from Twitter

Seeing competition growing fierce, Quanta Computer and Wiwynn, a server subsidiary of Wistron, have turned to target second-tier Internet service providers for orders with Quanta receiving orders from Uber for its datacenter and Wiwynn acquiring orders fr.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsNov 9th, 2015

Digitimes Research: Taiwan server revenues to rise 4.7% in 2015; global server shipments to drop 6.3%

Taiwan's revenues for server motherboards, servers, storage devices and related network equipment are expected to rise 4.7% on year to reach NT$494.3 billion (US$15.28 billion) in 2015. The growth will be weaker than that seen in 2014 and 2013, as enterpr.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 20th, 2015

Waze Introduces “Where To Park” Feature (Finally)

Thank goodness for GPS apps on smartphones that help us get from place to place with as little pain as possible. While applications like Google Maps, Apple Maps, and Waze make getting to your destination infinitely easier than the days of paper maps or pr.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated NewsSep 24th, 2016

Report: Google is thinking about buying Twitter

Twitter has a had a few years of slow growth, but with some recent successes under its belt, it looks like there are a few bidders for an acquisition. A report by CNBC indicates that Google and Salesforce are among the top suitors looking to buy Twitter. .....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextwebRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2016

Google is reportedly interested in buying Twitter

In recent months, Twitter has come in for all sorts of criticism over how it runs the company. With growth flat, profits continuing to fall and negative reactions from users over how it's combating harassment on the platform, some have called for a b.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2016

Five to Try: Google doubles up with Allo and Trips, and Paper Planes takes flight

Finish off the week with these fresh Android apps and games......»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2016

Airbnb"s Funding Round Led by Google"s Investment Arm

Airbnb has brought on the growth-equity arm of Google parent Alphabet as an investor, part of an expected $850 million round that values the home-rental company at $30 billion......»»

Category: topSource:  wsjRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2016

Feeling lonely? Make friends by sending a digital paper plane around the world

Need to know you're not alone in the world? A digital paper plane from a stranger might do the trick. Google and Active Theory have released a Paper Planes app It's an Android Experiment that seeks to bring people together. The post Feeling lonely? Make f.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2016

Mitac to see revenues soar 15-20% sequentially in 3Q16

Mitac International is expected to see its revenues grow 15-20% sequentially in the third quarter of 2016, buoyed by increasing server orders from brand vendors and datacenter clients, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2016