Worldwide Purpose-Built Backup Appliance (PBBA) Market Experienced 4.1% Decline in the Fourth Quarter of 2016, According to IDC

Worldwide purpose-built backup appliance (PBBA) factory revenues were down 4.1% year over year, totaling $991.8 million in the fourth quarter of 2016 (4Q16), according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Purpose-Built Backup Appliance Tracker......»»

Category: softwareSource:  idcMar 16th, 2017

Intel reports mixed Q1 results with revenue falling short

The chipmaker posted record-setting Q1 revenues but still fell slightly short of market expectations......»»

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Verizon 1Q17 Earnings Performance: Rocky Start to 2017

On April 20, 2017, Verizon released its 1Q17 earnings report. The company reported revenue of $29.8 billion, a decline of 7.3% over 1Q16 revenue. The company's adjusted EPS has also declined YoY from $1.06 in 1Q16 to $0.95 in 1Q17. However, excluding.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated News60 min. ago

Microsoft Surface revenue falls by 26 percent

Microsoft's third quarter earnings are mostly rosy -- except when it comes to sales of its Surface laptops. The company reports that Surface revenues fell 26 percent compared to last year, reaching $831 million down from $1.1 billion. I.....»»

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FAQ: How to skip a Windows 10 upgrade

Enterprises that try to slow down Microsoft's upgrade train by skipping one of the twice-yearly Windows 10 refreshes will have to hustle to stay in support, according to the company's latest scheduling disclosures.Corporate users of Windows 10 may.....»»

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Apple Is In Talks To Launch Its Own Venmo

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Recode: The company has recently held discussions with payments industry partners about introducing its own Venmo competitor, according to multiple sources familiar with the talks. The service would allow iPho.....»»

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Smartphone shipments are still on the rise, says IDC

Samsung topped Apple for the title of "world's largest smartphone vendor" during the first quarter, according to IDC's latest data......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News1 hr. 23 min. ago

Microsoft"s Q3 strong as commercial cloud revenue hits $15.2 billion run rate

But Azure revenue remains a mystery. As usual Office and enterprise tools carry the quarter......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News1 hr. 23 min. ago

Amazon sees strong AWS growth in Q1 results

Amazon Web Services, the jewel in the company's crowd, fared well — despite a brief outage during the quarter......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News1 hr. 23 min. ago

Amazon blows past earnings expectations

 Amazon reported first quarter earnings after the bell on Thursday. The company shattered earning expectations, reporting $1.48 per share, when Wall Street was expecting $1.12. Net income stood at $724 million. Revenue came in at $35.71 billion,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 23 min. ago

Microsoft meets expectations with $23.6B in revenue, Azure revenue up 93%

 Microsoft just reported earnings for the last quarter. The company reported non-GAAP revenue of $23.6 billion and non-GAAP earnings per share of $0.73. Wall Street’s cadre of crack analysts expected the company’s earnings per share.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 23 min. ago

Facebook is going after propaganda — here"s how

Five months after the U.S. presidential election, Facebook is elaborating on its plan to stem the flow of propaganda through its platform — even though it still says fake news on Facebook in 2016 was "marginal" compared to total political discu.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 15 min. ago

MIT"s mobile 3D printer built the largest structure to date

Your next house could be built by a robot. Following the recent success of San Francisco-based startup Apis Cor, a team of MIT researchers have created a mobile autonomous 3D printer of their own. And to prove that the prototype works, the t.....»»

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The 100: "DNR" Review

What happens when you get sick of fighting so hard to survive? Warning: Full spoilers for the episode below. The characters on The 100 have faced so much turmoil and experienced so many horrific things -- while watching people they love die al.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 51 min. ago

Nintendo Switch is the No. 2 console on the market

If there's a major takeaway from Nintendo's latest earnings report, it's this: the Switch is #2. Nintendo reported 2.74 million sales between the console's March 3 launch through March 31, the end of the company's 2016 fiscal year. There's also a for.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 51 min. ago

Google Specifies Dates for Last Pixel and Nexus Security Patches

In mid-2016, Google provided specific timeframes for when Nexus devices would stop receiving new Android version updates. Today, Google is back to update us again, but this time, for when security updates will specifically cease for all current Nexus.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News2 hr. 51 min. ago

Facebook and Google Were Victims of $100M Payment Scam

Employees of Facebook and Google were the victims of an elaborate $100 million phishing attack, according to a new report on Fortune, which further adds that the employees were tricked into sending money to overseas bank accounts. From the report: In.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 51 min. ago

Tech employees quit their jobs mostly because of unfair work environments, study says

 Life isn’t fair. Work’s not fair. Tech isn’t fair. So it’s no surprise that unfairness or mistreatment is the most frequently cited reason for leaving a job in tech, according to the Kapor Center for Social Impact’.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

Toyota recalls 228,000 Tacomas in U.S. for differential oil leaks

Toyota Motor North America is recalling about 228,000 2016 and 2017 Toyota Tacoma midsize pickups in the U.S. because their rear differentials may leak oil......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News2 hr. 59 min. ago

McDonald"s will satisfy your Big Mac craving with UberEats delivery

McDonald's already tried delivering Quarter Pounder combo meals via Uber in Florida and now the fast-food restaurant it ready to expand the option. Crain's Chicago Business reports that McDonald's will launch its delivery opti.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago

Mars-like soil makes super strong bricks when compressed

Elon Musk's vision of Mars colonization has us living under geodesic domes made of carbon fiber and glass. But, according to a study recently published in the journal Scientific Reports, those domes may end up being made of brick, press.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News3 hr. 15 min. ago