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J.P. Morgan found hackers through breach of corporate event website: media
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:56:21 GMT(Reuters) - J.P. Morgan Chase & Co learned about hackers who stole the bank's contact information for 76 million households and 7 million small businesses through a corporate event that it sponsors, the New York Times and Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
Foreign access to China's card clearing market next August: report
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:52:53 GMTHONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese regulators will allow foreign firms access to the yuan-denominated credit card clearing business from August next year, Hong Kong's South China Morning Post newspaper reported on Saturday.
Oi, America Movil, Telefonica to bid for Brazil's TIM, sources say
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:34:34 GMTSAO PAULO/MILAN (Reuters) - Brazil's Grupo Oi SA, Mexico's America Movil SAB and Spain's Telefonica SA agreed to place a joint bid worth around 32 billion reais ($13 billion) for TIM Participações SA , two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Friday.
UBS cannot arbitrate vs Nasdaq over Facebook IPO: court
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:24:13 GMTNEW YORK (Reuters) - A divided U.S. appeals court rejected UBS AG's bid to force Nasdaq OMX Group Inc to arbitrate a dispute over the exchange operator's alleged "catastrophic mismanagement" of Facebook Inc's $16 billion initial public offering.
Samsung says Microsoft deal invites 'charges of collusion': filing
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:03:54 GMT(Reuters) - Samsung said its collaboration with Microsoft on Windows phones raised antitrust problems once Microsoft completed its acquisition of Nokia's handset business, according to a court filing.
Pirate Bay co-founder sentenced to 42 months in jail in Denmark
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:26:40 GMTCOPENHAGEN (Reuters) - A co-founder of the Swedish file-sharing website The Pirate Bay was sentenced on Friday to three and a half years in prison, in what the prosecutor called Denmark's biggest-ever hacking case.
Leaner Sony gains smartphone lift despite its own mobile malaise
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:13:29 GMTTOKYO (Reuters) - Sony Corp posted a smaller than expected second-quarter operating loss on Friday, hailed by its finance chief as proof that the Japanese group's restructuring program is paying off.
Siemens seen picking EQT for hearing aids next week
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:30:26 GMTMUNICH/LONDON (Reuters) - Siemens is likely to pick EQT [EQT.UL] next week to buy its hearing aids unit for about 2 billion euros ($2.5 billion), two sources familiar with the matter said.
Tencent teams up with IBM to offer business software over the cloud
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:13:59 GMTBEIJING (Reuters) - Tencent Holdings Ltd said on Friday it would collaborate with International Business Machines Corp (IBM) on a new cloud software business for corporate customers, a marked departure for one of the dominant forces in China's consumer Internet industry.
Panasonic raises profit outlook as restructuring shows results
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:47:45 GMTTOKYO (Reuters) - Panasonic Corp raised its full-year operating profit outlook by 13 percent and returned to a net cash positive position for the first time in five years after a drastic restructuring chopped unprofitable product lines in smartphones, plasma TVs and semiconductor chips.
Samsung Electronics seeks China comeback with first metallic smartphones
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:39:51 GMTSEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled two mid-tier handsets with a premium design as it prepared to deliver a riposte to its low-priced Chinese rivals and reclaim its title as the top brand in the world's biggest smartphone market.
HTC forecasts higher fourth-quarter sales; above market estimates
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:19:21 GMTTAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp said on Friday that it expects revenue in the fourth quarter to reach T$43 billion-T$47 billion ($1.4 billion-$1.57 billion), beating market expectations of T$41.5 billion.
Japan's wireless carriers told to unlock phones starting next year
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:33:19 GMTTOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's wireless network providers are to lift restrictions on which network their subscribers can use, the government said, demanding that all smartphones and tablets to be sold with their SIM cards unlocked upon customers' request starting next year.
Sharp second-quarter operating profit slides as Japan sales tax hike weighs
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:17:57 GMTTOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese electronics maker Sharp Corp said on Friday its second-quarter operating profit slipped 18.3 percent, missing forecasts, as a consumption tax increase in Japan squeezed sales of electronic parts, TVs and white goods.
Android co-founder Andy Rubin to leave Google
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:01:57 GMT(Reuters) - Google Inc said on Thursday that Andy Rubin, co-founder of its Android mobile business and head of its nascent robotics effort is leaving the company.
Apple's Cook: 'I'm proud to be gay'
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:00:58 GMT(Reuters) - Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook on Thursday became the most prominent American corporate leader to come out as gay, saying he was trading his closely guarded privacy for the chance to help move civil rights forward.
Twitter product chief sidelined as user engagement slides
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:13:31 GMTSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc has sidelined the product chief it recently poached from rival Google Inc, in the latest executive reshuffle at the online messaging service, according to a source familiar with the situation.
Hiring business drives LinkedIn's revenue beat
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:10:10 GMT(Reuters) - Corporate networking site LinkedIn Corp reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue as more businesses used its services to hire staff.
GoPro sees strong holiday quarter sales; shares jump
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 22:56:59 GMT(Reuters) - GoPro Inc forecast better-than-expected holiday quarter sales, underscoring the increasing popularity of its wearable cameras among surfers, skydivers and other action junkies.
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