Larry Dignan / ZDNet:Oracle wins $50M in damages against Rimini Street in copyright infringement lawsuit — Oracle awarded damages against Rimini Street — A Las Vegas jury awarded Oracle $50 million in damages in a
Andrew Flanagan / Billboard:Aurous sued by Universal, Sony, and Warner for copyright infringement three days after launching its Popcorn Time-like streaming music service — Aurous Sued By the Majors Three
Andrew Chung / Reuters:Jury finds Apple infringes University of Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation patents on chip technology, faces $862M in damages — Apple loses patent lawsuit to University of Wisconsin,
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:Zendesk acquires cloud business intelligence startup BIME Analytics for $45M — Publicly traded customer service software company Zendesk today announced that it has acquired We Are Cloud,
Quentin Hardy / New York Times:Intel Q3: beats expectations with $14.5B revenue, $3.1B net income, despite weak PC market, with data center group revenue up 12% YoY to $4.1B — Intels Results Reflect Move to
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:Microsofts Patch Tuesday addresses critical remote code execution flaw in Internet Explorer that affects all versions of Windows since Vista — All versions of Windows affected by
Allison Schiff / AdExchanger:Personalized notification platform Boomtrain gets $12M Series A, partners with CBS Interactive — Personalization Platform Boomtrain Snags $12M In Series A, Gets Personal WIth CBS Interactive —
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:Facebook tests dedicated feed for watching videos, video bookmarking, floating videos for in-app multitasking — Facebook Tests Video Feed To Sidestep YouTube With Friendly Discovery — Facebook
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:Google Launches Cloud Datalab, An Interactive Tool For Exploring And Visualizing Data — Google today launched Cloud Datalab, a new interactive developer tool for exploring, analyzing and
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:Facebook tests dedicated feed for watching videos, video bookmarking, floating videos for in-app multitasking — Facebook begins testing a feed just for video — Facebook believes
It still breaks my heart...The long-awaited Dutch report into the shooting down of flight MH17 suggests attempts were made to cover up the causes of the disaster, including a bungled autopsy on the body of the captain in which metal
Dozens of young people protested in Washington DC on Tuesday after cellphone video emerged showing police aggressively restraining an 18-year-old scholarship student and musician.Friends of Jason Goolsby, who is African American, were among those who took to streets in the
Neuroscientists have discovered a brain circuit that can trigger small regions of the brain to fall asleep or become less alert, while the rest of the brain remains awake. The researchers believe this may help the brain consolidate new memories
NEW YORK (Reuters) - As a young investment banker in the 1990s, Harry You learned about an obscure General Motors Co security called a tracking stock. As an EMC Corp executive working on selling the data storage company to Dell
Homebuilder Toll Brothers was upgraded to overweight from equal-weight at Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, while rival PulteGroup was downgraded to underweight from equal-weight. Analyst Haendel St. Juste also raised his price target on Lennar Corp. to $61 from $55. He
(Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co , the biggest U.S. bank by assets, reported a 6.4 percent decline in revenue and profit declines in three of its four main businesses, underscoring how weak trading markets and low interest rates have
(Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson reported third-quarter sales well below Wall Street estimates, hurt by the stronger dollar and disappointing demand for its Remicade arthritis drug and its Xarelto blood clot preventer.
(Reuters) - Federal Reserve Governor Daniel Tarullo on Tuesday said the Fed should not hike interest rates this year, in comments that point to sharp divisions within the U.S. central bank over Americas readiness for higher rates.
President Obama and Democrats have been calling on lawmakers to raise the minimum wage for American workers for years. Advocates have long said that the current federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour is not a livable wage for a single
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Federal Reserve banks pushing the central bank to raise the rate it charges commercial banks for emergency loans rose to eight in September from five in July, minutes from the Feds discount rate meeting
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jury selection got under way on Tuesday in the trial of two former Rabobank traders from Britain facing U.S. charges that they engaged in a scheme to manipulate Libor interest rates.
(Reuters) - General Electric Co took a big step on Tuesday in its plan to unload most of its financing operations, saying it has agreed to sell commercial lending and leasing businesses worth more than $30 billion to Wells Fargo
LSR audio has released VLB902 , a faithful emulation of the classic dbx 902, introduced in the early 80s and used on the vocals of countless hits. It is still present and used in most recording studios today.
The suicide bombings that killed at least 97 people and wounded over 500 at a peace rally in Ankara, Turkey last Saturday have been officially linked to the Islamic State, according to Turkish officials. The Guardian reported on Monday that
Memphis police have taken a neighbor of the victim into custody in the fatal shooting of off-duty police officer Terence Olridge Sunday afternoon, reports the Associated Press. Lorenzo Clark turned himself in peacefully and has thus far only been charged
In a 12-page suicide note found in his car, the 46-year- old realtor had cited reasons like harassment by politicians, constant demand for bribes from goverment officials and slow pace of approvals for projects, for taking the extreme step, police
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Evidence-based medicine is maturing from its early focus on epidemiology to embrace a wider range of disciplines and
The tragic event happened in a remote area where the child was sitting on the floor of a 4-wheeler while it was parked. According to the Cache County Sheriffs Office, the boy was sitting on the trying to stay warm
Bismack Biyombo, despite not doing anything spectacular, has been an early success this preseason. Never one to light up the box score, Biyombo has made his mark by adding a subtle spine to the Raptors defense.
Investigations are continuing into a shooting which claimed the life of a garda and a second man in Co Louth. Garda Tony Golden, who was married with three young children all believed to be under eight years old, was responding
Are you going to delete that dumb tweet that isnt funny and makes other schools think UW fans support racist jokes that arent even funny? Representing UW means representing an entire fan base. Test your jokes on your personal Twitter....lord
The U.S. Marshals Service and the U.S. attorneys office say federal agents arrested former Irish banking executive David Drumm on Saturday on an extradition warrant. They didnt specify where Drumm was arrested or what charges he faces.
A Florida man has been arraigned in the rape and killing of a 14-year-old girl found dead in the woods in suburban Philadelphia more than three decades ago. Fifty-five-year-old George Shaw Jr. is charged in Bucks County in the 1984
Police in central Pennsylvania say three people were fatally shot at a residence in Shamokin in a double murder-suicide. The News-Item newspaper reports that police responding to reports of shots fired at a home on Saturday evening found two men
A 38-year-old man accused of beating his estranged wife to death with a baseball bat has been indicted on first-degree murder. The Advocate reports David L. Johnson Sr. strangled and beat his wife, 45-year-old Monica Johnson, outside their home in
Three people suspected in the shooting death of Steve Carter, 67, a tantra yoga teacher whose body was found Monday along a hiking trail outside San Francisco, his wounded dog still attached to his hand by a leash , were
A state police trooper shot and killed a man after he fired a crossbow and hit a Montcalm County sheriffs deputy, seriously injuring the officer. The deputy is reported to be in stable condition at a Grand Rapids hospital following
A man is accused of stabbing a man several times during a fight before fleeing the scene, Syracuse police said. Sebastian Vasquez, 26, of 201 Markland Ave., was charged with second-degree assault and third-degree criminal possession of a weapon.
The electromechanical implants were nothing short of an engineering marvel. The highly miniaturized series of circuits were stuffed into a metal bar that ran the length of the typewriter, making them invisible to the naked eye. The implant, which could
Thoreau was kind of a dick. Actually, more than kind of. He was, in fact, a huge, total dick. (OK, he was a strident and powerful abolitionist. But somehow he managed to be a dick about that too.) So, at
Whats the Difference Between Data Science and Statistics? — Not long ago, the term data science meant nothing to most people-even to those who worked with data. A likely response to the term was: Isnt that just statistics? These days,
The Planet Hunters citizen science project has flagged a star 1400 light years away in the constellation Lyra that exhibits irregular, asymmetrical changes in brightness which have been difficult (but not impossible) to explain via natural phenomena. Mainstream media coverage
Putin Bets Big on Aggressive Syria PolicyAs the UK government denies reports that RAF pilots have been given the green light to shoot down hostile Russian jets in Syria.Iraq has begun bombing Islamic State insurgents with help from a new
Every day for the rest of the year, NYTimes is updating this fine data set on 2016 contenders. The top 4 Republicans have raised almost three times as much as the top 4 Democrats. Bush, the top Republican fundraiser, currently
Why are glasses so expensive? are designed and retailed (over 7,000 stores US alone) by Luxottica (2012). Luxottica Sees Itself As King, Raising Questions About Brand AuthenticityAn optician known only as Lemonfarty who was hired by competitor Warby Parker weighs
I want to complain to the studio execs who commissioned the current season of 21st century; your show is broken. I say this as a viewer coming in with low expectations. ... Whose idea was it to hire the ghosts
...if Im honest with myself, I would be lying if I didnt say there was an element of wanting to be liked that influenced my decision to close the deal without a real fight. I didnt want to seem difficult
The Runners High: Its Like Smoking Weed has confirmed that a runners high arises from a release of anandamide, a neurotransmitter that stimulates the same cannabinoid receptors that cannabis does. If you have ever run, biked, lifted weights, or performed
The independent online magazine announced it was acquired by the media conglomerate. The indie-rock tastemakers, on the verge of their 20th birthday will join Vogue, Wired and Vanity Fair for an undisclosed sum. Of course, this being Pitchfork, the news
President Obama & Marilynne Robinson: A Conversation in Iowa. It seems to me as if democracy is the logical, the inevitable consequence of this kind of religious humanism at its highest level. And it to everyone. Its the human image.