Micron Launches New Enterprise SAS SSD

Micron launched a new addition to its lineup of enterprise solid state drives (SSDs), with the Micron P410m SSD, a 6 Gb/s Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) drive for mission-critical tier 1 storage...

SimplyTapp Raises Series A Investment

Cloud-based mobile payment technology company SimplyTapp has raised a Series A round of financing led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. Existing investors Blue Sky Capital also participated in the round. Currently, SimplyTapp has...

Harris Corporation Receives $78M Order For Integrated Tactical Area Communications System

Harris Corporation has received a $78 million order from a nation in central Asia for the next phase of an integrated tactical communications system, says the company. The system provides a range of tactical communication services, including Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), teleconferencing, messaging and email, as well as battlefield management and common operational picture applications.

SpaceX Wins JCSAT-14 Contract

Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) was awarded a contract with Sky Perfect Jsat of Japan to launch the JCSAT-14 communications satellite to a geostationary transfer orbit on a Falcon 9 rocket in...

Atlassian Raises $150M

Atlassian, an Australian company that makes online collaboration tools for businesses, has raised $150 million from T. Rowe Price and Dragoneer Investment Capital, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal by Douglas Macmillan.

Hyperloop One becoming Virgin Hyperloop One

Virgin Group has invested in the company to form a global strategic partnership. With this partnership, Richard Branson joined the board of directors and Hyperloop One will be rebranding itself as...

Microsoft Declares Quarterly Dividend

Microsoft’s board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of 20 cents per share. The dividend is payable March 8, 2012 to shareholders of record on February 16, 2012. The ex-dividend date...

Dell, Informatica To Provide Healthcare, Finance Business Solutions

Dell and Informatica are collaborating to provide technology and business solutions jointly in healthcare and financial services. As a part of the agreement, Dell will enter Informatica’s Global System Integrators Alliance Program. The...

German Court Rules In Favor Of Motorola Mobility In Apple Litigation

Motorola Mobility Holdings said that the court in Manheim, Germany has ruled that Apple's European sales company, Ireland-based Apple Sales International, is infringing one of Motorola Mobility's core cellular communications patents...

Digital Healthcare Funding For Start-Ups Expected To Reach $6.5B: Accenture

Driven by evolving consumer expectations, start-up funding for digital healthcare, such as tele-health or wearable technology, is expected to double in the United States over the next three years, growing from...

Motorola Licensed Under MPEG-2

Motorola Mobility became licensed for its MPEG-2 products under the MPEG-2 Patent Portfolio License offered by MPEG LA. Companies that license their essential MPEG-2 patents through MPEG LA, have agreed to...

Hawaiian Airlines Replacing Entertainment Systems With IPads

Hawaiian Airlines will be offering the Apple iPad mini on all of its wide-body Boeing 767-300 aircraft as in-flight entertainment, starting this September. The airline has contracted Bluebox Avionics to deploy 1,500...

Ford will mass produce self-driving cars by 2021

Ford’s says it will start shipping fully autonomous vehicles in high volumes by 2021. The cars will come without a steering wheel or gas and brake pedals, and is being specifically designed for...

A Third Of U.S. Cellphone Users Are Mobile Social Networkers: comScore

72.2 million Americans accessed social networking sites or blogs on their mobile device in August 2011, an increase of 37 per cent in the past year, according to a comScore study. “Social...

The EU fines Qualcomm $1.23 billion for signing exclusivity deal with Apple

The European Commission has fined Qualcomm $1.2 billion for what the agency says is "abusing its market dominance in LTE baseband chipsets".