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1 min ago | San Jose Mercury News
Palo Alto startup Deliv is teaming up with Macy's and Bloomingdale's to test same-day delivery for products purchased on their websites, parent company Macy's announced Monday. The department stores are joining the growing ranks of retailers trying to compete with superfast delivery options offered by e-commerce sites like Amazon.com .
3 hrs ago | News Max
Sprint Corp., striving to win back users, is offering the best deal in the industry ahead of the biggest phone debuts of the year, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, arriving later this week. In a comparison of total costs for an iPhone 6 with a base level of 16 gigabytes of storage, Sprint's "iPhone for Life" plan is by far the cheapest of the four top U.S. wireless carriers, according to research by Jonathan Atkin, an analyst with RBC Capital Markets.
4 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
"His depth of experience, proven leadership abilities and professional integrity are qualities that will strengthen TeamHealth's reputation as a leading healthcare solutions organization." "I am honored to accept the position of EVP and COO," said Rogers.
5 hrs ago | Reuters
Jazztel shares rose 12 percent before being suspended by Spain's market regulator earlier on Monday, giving the group a market value of 3.09 billion euros at the close. Consolidation in the telecoms industry has been brewing for months in Spain, driven by tough competition and falling prices amid a deep recession.
7 hrs ago | Hindustan Times
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp struck its biggest deal on Monday, acquiring healthcare IT services provider TriZetto Corp for $2.7 billion to beef up its slowing healthcare business. Shares of the company, which is buying TriZetto from London-based private equity firm Apax Partners LLP, rose nearly 3 percent in premarket trading.
9 hrs ago | Business Journal
The planned Amazon.com Inc. distribution center in Concord will employ up to 200 workers and cost about $4.4 million to complete. That's according to an Independent Tribune newspaper article that follows up on a report that the online retailer will open a 222,500-square-foot "sortation" center next year.
12 hrs ago | PE Hub
Apax Partners has agreed to sell TriZetto Corporation to Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp for $2.7 billion in cash. The firm bought TriZetto in 2008 in a deal valued about $1.4 billion.
Oracle today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Front Porch Digital, a provider of content storage management solutions that help companies migrate, manage and monetize large-scale media assets. Front Porch Digital's big data technologies help enterprises easily handle their rapidly expanding and complex volumes of digital media content, such as high definition films and TV shows, medical images and records, and real-time security monitoring feeds.
Bring your list of great ideas for political action to the Guild Restaurant on Saturday, September 27th at 2 p.m. Shockwave and I will lead a discussion of what we would like to do and hopefully we can make some real, concrete plans. 714day and I tried to find a park near the train where we could meet, but there are only a couple and don't appear to have shaded picnic spots.
From Texas, I mostly cover the energy industry and the tycoons who control it. I joined Forbes in 1999 and moved from New York to Houston in 2004.
Rush fans in Canada and the U.S. gnashing their teeth at the recent news of a 40th anniversary Blu-ray live performance box set receiving release in Europe have reason to celebrate. The six-disc collection, titled 'R40,' will be released in North America in November.
At the Goldman Sachs investor conference on Thursday, Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam announced that his company plans to launch an internet-based television service. The service is meant to allow users to choose which channels they'd like to subscribe to so they can only pay for what they want, as opposed to paying for channels you never watch.
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American Tower Corp Director Carolyn Katz sold 5,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction dated Thursday, September 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $97.15, for a total transaction of $485,750.00.
Super Mobility Week -- Connected cars and the ultimate goal of a self-driving vehicle has been a hot topic in Vegas and beyond this week. Verizon Communications Inc. CEO Lowell McAdam predicted this week that autonomous autos could be on the road in the US within three to five years.
Even in her hour of grief, the mother of a 30-year-old software engineer agreed to donate her brain dead son's organs so that other patients can live longer. On Sep 7, M. Pakshirajan, employed at Tata Consultancy Services, was riding his two wheeler when he met with a road accident and was critically injured.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 06:04 pm
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