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57 min ago | Business News

Hewlett-Packard to sue UK arm of auditor firm Deloitte

Hewlett-Packard has revealed it plans to sue the UK arm of Deloitte , auditor of the Cambridge software firm Autonomy that HP bought for $11bn before writing off nearly half the company's value and accusing the former management of accounting improprieties.

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Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, Startups, Autonomy, Computers, California

Tue Aug 26, 2014

JD Journal

Federal Judge Demands More Evidence in Hewlett-Packard Case

Summary : Judge Charles Breyer ruled in a California federal court that he will need to review more evidence before he can approve a settlement reached between Hewlett-Packard and its shareholders over claims stemming from the company's botched acquisition of Autonomy Plc.

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Related Topix: HP, Computers, Startups, Autonomy, Stephen Breyer

CNet News

Why Amazon Spent $1.1 Billion for Twitch's Video Platform

NEWS ANALYSIS: "Social video for gamers" has a mobile video-game streaming platform that serves more than 55 million visitors per month.

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Related Topix: Video Games, IGN Entertainment, Social Software, Startups, Autonomy, Computers, Google

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Reuters

Press Digest- New York Times business news - Aug 26

The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

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Related Topix: Publishing, Media, New Times, Reuters, Amazon, Startups, Autonomy, Computers, Economics News, Bitcoin

Chico Enterprise-Record

HP's $48 million lawyer-pay plan to sue Autonomy shot down

Hewlett-Packard's plan to pay shareholders' lawyers as much as $48 million to help sue former Autonomy executives was rejected by a judge who said such a provision shouldn't be part of an accord shielding the company's management from claims over the botched acquisition.

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Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, HP, Startups, Autonomy, Computers, Hewlett-Packard

Contra Costa Times

HP's $48 million lawyer-pay plan to sue Autonomy shot down

Hewlett-Packard's plan to pay shareholders' lawyers as much as $48 million to help sue former Autonomy executives was rejected by a judge who said such a provision shouldn't be part of an accord shielding the company's management from claims over the botched acquisition.

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Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, Startups, Autonomy, Computers, HP, Hewlett-Packard

AmericanBankingNews.com

U.S. Judge Casts Doubt On HP-shareholder Settlement In Autonomy Lawsuit

A U.S. judge cast doubt on Monday over a proposed agreement struck between Hewlett Packard and plaintiff shareholders to settle a lawsuit over the computing giant's botched acquisition of Autonomy.

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Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, Startups, Autonomy, Computers, Science, Computer Science

GhanaWeb

Parliament urges AGA employees to save mine from challenges

The Parliamentary Select Committee on Mines and Energy has urged AngloGold Ashanti employees to double their contribution to save the mine from its current challenges.

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Related Topix: Startups, Ghana, Africa, World News

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Autonomy deals raise questions as HP row escalates: Files focus on...

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Autonomy's $11bn sale to Hewlett-Packard faces further scrutiny after documents cast doubt over the structure of some transactions conducted by the British software firm before its takeover.

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Related Topix: Startups, Autonomy, Computers, Hewlett Packard, Biotech, Medicine, Eli Lilly, Healthcare Industry, US Governors, Meg Whitman

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Intermountain Jewish News

Anti-circumcision movement comes to Boulder

UNLIKE the group that created the 2011 San Francisco ballot initiative that would have made circumcising a male under age 18 a misdemeanor, punishable by a fine of $1,000 or up to one year in jail, with no religious exemptions permitted, those gathered at CU Boulder July 23-26 for the 13th convocation of the International Symposium on Genital ... (more)

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Related Topix: Startups, Autonomy, Computers, Healthcare Law, Law, Psychology, Science, Religion, Judaism

Tue Aug 19, 2014

SFGate

Hewlett-Packard source says Autonomy sales contracts a major mess

Attorneys for Hewlett-Packard and former Autonomy Chief Financial Officer Sushovan Hussain will face off in U.S. District Court in San Francisco next week for the latest round of what has become one of the most bizarre, nastiest legal battles Silicon Valley has ever witnessed.

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Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, Startups, Autonomy, Computers

MarketWatch

Therese Poletti's Tech Tales: The mysterious case of Hewlett-Packard's Autonomy deal

In November 2012, Hewlett-Packard Co. stunned investors with news that it was writing down almost $9 billion of its $11.1 billion acquisition of the British software company, Autonomy Corp. attributed the hefty write-down to "serious accounting improprieties, disclosure failures and outright misrepresentations at Autonomy" that occurred prior to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Startups, Autonomy, Computers, HP, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Larry Page

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Biz Break: Imperva names new CEO with history of acquisitions

Today: Imperva replaces founder Shlomo Kramer as CEO with Anthony Bettencourt, who has led his last two companies through acquisitions.

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Related Topix: Startups, Imperva, Apple, Recreational Vehicle, Security, Coverity

Fri Aug 15, 2014

GhanaWeb

Obuasi mine turn-around is critical'

Kwame Addo-Kufuor, Vice President, Corporate Affairs of AngloGold Ghana, says the Obuasi Mine's turnaround is a critical story to the company, and also to its immediate community.

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Related Topix: Ghana, Africa, World News, Startups

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Freshnews

Neya Systems LLC Releases UxAB(TM) Autonomy Hardware and Software

As a part of Neya's growing Ux line of products, UxAB draws together years of capability development in autonomy, sensor processing, localization, manipulator control, and advanced navigation GPS-based and GPS-denied navigation into a single rugged package.

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Related Topix: Startups

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Re/code

Former Autonomy CFO Accuses HP of Cover-Up in Autonomy Deal

The former CFO of Autonomy today accused Hewlett-Packard of trying to cover up details of its own mismanagement after its acquisition of the British software firm in 2011 proved a failure.

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Related Topix: Hewlett Packard, Startups, Autonomy, Computers

This Is London

Autonomy finance chief lashes out in HP battle

A motorcyclist was killed after crashing into the back of an SUV and being thrown into the path of two oncoming cars last night, police said.

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Related Topix: Startups, Computers, Autonomy

Mon Aug 11, 2014

GhanaWeb

AngloGold Ashanti Working With Stakeholders

As part of these consultation efforts, on 18 July 2014 AngloGold Ashanti submitted its Amended Programme for Mining Operations to the Government of Ghana and key regulators for review, and is expected to be followed by a two-month consultation period.

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Related Topix: Startups, Ghana, Africa, World News

Mail & Guardian

AngloGold rejects blame for quake

But scientists have not ruled out blasting as a cause for the country-wide quake last week as the Council for Geoscience investigates further.

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Related Topix: AngloGold, Mining, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Startups, US Geological Survey, Technical Services, Geology, Science

Iol.co.za

AngloGold reports loss on mine closures

AngloGold Ashanti, the world's third-largest producer of the precious metal, swung to a second-quarter loss due to closing costs related to mines in Ghana and Mali.

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Related Topix: AngloGold, Mining, Startups

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