Business

Shouty investor Elliott looms over software veteran Informatica

+Comment Activists to the left, big data the right
Chris Mellor, 29 Jan 11:05

Revenues dip at CGI Group: It was Obamacare that did it

Last year's contract win, that is. Profits are up, though
Kat Hall, 29 Jan 10:44

'YOUTUBE is EVIL': Somebody had a tape running, Google...

Analysis Cellist Zoë Keating strikes back with YouTube transcript
Andrew Orlowski, 29 Jan 10:02

Does Big Tech hire white boys ahead of more skilled black people and/or women?

Worstall on Weds (on Thurs) If it did - opportunity!
Tim Worstall, 29 Jan 07:08

Telstra: we don't collect the metadata the government wants now

So much for A-G Brandis' 'this'll be easy for telcos to collect' argument
Richard Chirgwin, 29 Jan 06:53

Trans-Pacific trade treaty close to signoff says USA

Japan offers America a side of rice, but nasty copyright provisions remain
Richard Chirgwin, 29 Jan 03:57

Facebook's mobile ad bonanza brought it record returns in 2014

Social network Zucked up more cash than ever
Neil McAllister, 29 Jan 01:33

Facebook kills pic of Mohammed weeks after Zuck's Je suis Charlie!

Don't harm the profit, I mean, prophet. No, wait, profit
Iain Thomson, 29 Jan 00:58

Will Amazon's WorkMail for enterprise be another Fire dud – or a Kindle?

If there's one thing we all really need, it's another enterprise mail service, right Exchange?
Shaun Nichols, 29 Jan 00:15
Qualcomm

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 CPU dumped from flagship smartphone

While China woes rumble on: Watchdog on one hand, deadbeat partners on the other
Neil McAllister, 28 Jan 22:56
Microsoft's Windows 7 launch party announcement: German version

Man trousers $15,000 domain name for $10.99 amid registry cockup

Nice little earner once he flogs it – before everyone gets real tired of gTLDs
Kieren McCarthy, 28 Jan 22:25
Parliament House Canberra by Flickr user OzMark17 used under CC Share and Share alike licence

Turnbull's Digital Transformation Office has NO PLAN, but awesome power

There's a mission statement-y kind of thing and an FAQ but that's it for now
Simon Sharwood, 28 Jan 21:47

Opinion

Spinning rust into gold: WD profit grows ... though sales dip

+Comment Rival Seagate being outsold by Milligan’s Mob
Chris Mellor, 28 Jan 13:04

YOU. Your women are mine. Give them to me. I want to sell them

Something for the Weekend, Sir? YouTube's copyright killjoy bots amok
Alistair Dabbs, 24 Jan 07:30

News

GoDaddy in doghouse over puppy-flogging Super Bowl ad

Domain giant: You'll still see us in the Big Game
Kat Hall, 28 Jan 13:59

Spinning rust into gold: WD profit grows ... though sales dip

+Comment Rival Seagate being outsold by Milligan’s Mob
Chris Mellor, 28 Jan 13:04

Hungry UK IT biz, VC firm to swallow former Ericsson arm Damovo – sources

Daisy Group to take UK ops, Oakley Capital the rest: tipsters
Paul Kunert, 28 Jan 11:02

Five years of Sun software under Oracle: Were the critics right?

Oracle-Sun anniversary They said Java, MySQL and Solaris were all doomed
Neil McAllister, 28 Jan 10:02

Care.data refuseniks will be DENIED CANCER SCREENING invites

Exclusive Your privacy or your life. Pick one, says omnishambolic NHS project
Kat Hall, 28 Jan 09:29
big droplets falling from rain cloud

VMware cracks US$6bn for the year, says SaaS will slow growth

New businesses are doing well, but cloudy cash comes in spurts
Simon Sharwood, 28 Jan 02:57
George Brandis

Australian spookhaus ASIO could retain private data FOREVER

Intelligence oversight chief points out omission in metadata retention bill
Richard Chirgwin, 28 Jan 02:26
Yahoo!'s Q4 2014 earnings conference call

Yahoo's! Mayer!: We'll! spin! off! $40bn! Alibaba! stake! and! pay! ZERO! tax! on! it! Ha!

Y! says 'close, sesame' to its lucrative slice – but where will its profits come from now?
Neil McAllister, 28 Jan 00:18
No Sale

PwC: Forget margin, tech biz, HUSTLE for that SALE

Also, you could be sold for parts. Sorry.
Allows signals to reack those difficult places

Post-modem Ericsson wobbles thanks to flat sales and falling profits

Trouble at t'mill as scandal-hit board member steps down
Simon Rockman, 27 Jan 14:01

HMRC fails to plan for £10.4bn contract exit... because it's 'too risky'

Small matter of £500bn down the drain if it goes titsup – MPs
Kat Hall, 27 Jan 12:53
Shaun of the dead zombies cricket bat movie still. Copyright Universal Pictures

Switch it off and on again: How peers failed to sneak Snoopers' Charter into terror bill

Analysis Lord 'I am not a tweeter' King fears Snapchat jihadists
Kelly Fiveash, 27 Jan 12:32