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Microsoft's sales rise, helped by Nokia acquisition, and investors notice

SEATTLE: Sales in the PC business are still in the dumps. Traditional software sales are losing steam to cloud services. And many venerable technology companies are struggling to leap from the old way of doing things to the new. 713 more words

Microsoft News

Google reportedly purchased $585 million of premium office space in Redwood City

Google reportedly purchased six office buildings from Starwood Capital Group LLC and Blackstone Group LP for $585 million, according to Bloomberg. The facilities are located at the Pacific Shores Center office park in Redwood City, California and are about 11 miles away from the search giant’s Mountain View headquarters. 87 more words

Tech Industry

Cerner acquires Siemens Health Services for $1.3 billion

The Kansas City-based Cerner Corporation has announced a plan to acquire Siemens Health Services for $1.3 billion. The acquisition means Cerner will take over Siemens’s health information technology business unit — a move intended to boost research and development and future innovation. 288 more words

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Deus Ex Machina

I have studied French for a large portion of my life; I’ve had a lot of time to create my perfect France plan. My arrival was a miracle: finally I could see the countryside, master the language, meet new people, explore the culture. 338 more words

Living

TKO Electronics Acquires Market Point

With the merger of Market Point and TKO Electronics, companies can now easily access a bigger, broader inventory of IT and printer related products through a common, best-in-class web portal. 55 more words

The Surprising New Math of Startups

There were some revelations lurking in the data generated by the Kauffman Foundation’s Firm Survey, one of the longest and largest studies ever of privately owned startups. 113 more words

Business

Acquisition Expands ManpowerGroup's Specialist Search Capability

Acquisition Expands ManpowerGroup’s Specialist Search Capability

ManpowerGroup Australia has expanded its specialist search capability through the acquisition of safesearch and envirosearch, leading health, safety, environment (HSE) search and recruitment specialists. 468 more words