Cyanogen has announced the completion of an $80 million round of Series C financing. The company will leverage the infusion of new funding to hire talent and accelerate the development of its open OS platform.
The UK Chancellor has confirmed, in his final budget before the election, that 'Google Tax' will come into effect next month, from April 1. Companies that move their profits overseas to avoid tax will be subject to a "diverted profits tax" from April.
BlackBerry will be reporting results for the year-end and fourth quarter of fiscal 2015 on March 27th, 2015. A conference call and live webcast will be held beginning at 8 am ET.
Canso Investment converts $300 million of BlackBerry debt into stock becoming BlackBerryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s third-largest investor
Canso Investment Counsel converted $300 million of BlackBerryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s debt into stock and became BlackBerryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s third-largest investor.
Goldman Sach has downgraded BlackBerry to Sell, believing the company will post a "sizable miss" for FQ4 (the February quarter) and that losses will widen in FY16 (ends Feb. '16).
The British Chancellor is set to close a number of tax loopholes used by Google, Amazon and other multinationals who have headquarters in Ireland.
BlackBerry's stock jumped Wednesday after the company announced a partnership with Google to allow businesses and governments running BlackBerry's BES12 software integrate Android for Work, which Google rolled out today.
Last week, SEC filings revealed that billionaire investor Jim Simons boosted his stake in BlackBerry. As of December, the Medallion FundÃ‚Â owned 3.3 million shares valued at US$35.9 million.
Visa Europe has announced that Visa Direct, formerly Visa Personal Payments, is expanding its offering into most countries where Visa has a presence, creating a global peer-to-peer payments service.
Visa Europe today announces its plan to launch a tokenisation service customized for the needs of the European market. Tokenisation technology will be at the heart of new mobile payment solutions and has been hailed as one of the best data protection and fraud prevention methods available.
T-Mobile US today provided a preliminary view of key customer results for the fourth quarter of 2014, once again demonstrating the strength of the momentum and positive customer response to its Un-carrier initiatives.
Snapchat is looking to raise as much as $500 million in a new funding round that would value the mobile messaging company at up to $19 billion, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing a person with knowledge of the matter.
Cyber intelligence company Digital Shadows has today announced it has secured US$8 million of investment in a new funding round. The news will be delivered by the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, in a speech at the Grand Central Tech event space in New York this morning (US time).