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1 hr ago | Freshnews

Compuware Corporation to be Acquired by Thoma Bravo

DETROIT & SAN FRANCISCO -- -- Compuware Corporation and Thoma Bravo jointly announced that Compuware has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by leading private equity investment firm Thoma Bravo, LLC, in a transaction valued at approximately $2.5 billion.

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5 hrs ago | Freshnews

Amaya Gaming Gains Operational Intelligence Across its Global Websites with Splunk Software

SAN FRANCISCO & LONDON -- -- Splunk Inc. , provider of the leading software platform for real-time Operational Intelligence, today announced that Amaya Gaming , provider of a full suite of online gaming products and services, has transformed its development approach and enhanced performance across its online properties with the help of Splunk ... (more)

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9 hrs ago | Freshnews

inxire: More Open Source Power for ECM

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany -- -- At the Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco at the end of September, inxire will present to the open source and CM SDK community its high-performance Enterprise Content Management infrastructure - the new and improved ECMSDK .

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Motley Fool

3 Fundamental Things About Investing and Life Charlie Munger Can Teach You

Charlie Munger is Vice-Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway and a close friend of Warren Buffett.

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Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services, Warren Buffett

Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Motley Fool

Warren Buffett Just Dumped These Energy Stocks, But Here's Why You Shouldn't

Warren Buffett's moves into the energy sector over the past few years led to speculation that the Oracle of Omaha's purchases were shaped by a bullish long-term view on energy.

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Related Topix: Financial Markets, Warren Buffett, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services

The Motley Fool

What You Didn't Know About the Unbelievable Amount Warren Buffett Put Into This Fast-Food Chain

As a result, many have suggested this is one more example of a distinctly American company moving simply for the sake of a tax break.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Motley Fool

Here's Why Warren Buffett Is Investing $3 Billion in the Burger King-Tim Hortons Deal

Behind the deal is Burger King's majority investor, Brazilian investment group 3G Capital, which will own approximately 51% of the combined company.

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Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Life, Food, Fast Food, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services

The Free Dictionary

Warren Buffett

He is widely considered the most successful investor of the 20th century. Buffett is the primary shareholder , chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and consistently ranked among the world's wealthiest people.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

BioSpace

Pfizer Inc. And FDA Announce Protalix Biotherapeutics, Inc. Approval...

Pfizer Inc. And FDA Announce Protalix Biotherapeutics, Inc. Approval Of Pediatric Indication For ELELYSO For Injection, For Intravenous Use For The Treatment Of Type 1 Gaucher Disease NEW YORK & CARMIEL, Israel-- --Pfizer Inc. and Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved ELELYSOa for ... (more)

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AmericanBankingNews.com

Zacks Reiterates Outperform Rating for Berkshire Hathaway

's stock had its "outperform" rating restated by Zacks in a report released on Friday.

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Freshnews

Hot Topic: Back to School 2014

CAMP HILL, Pa.-- Plug in to Rite Aid for This Year's Trendiest Back-to-School Needs Source: Rite Aid Corporation Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure .

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Freshnews

MStar to Include Cryptography Research's CryptoFirewalla Security Core in Connected TV Chips

SAN FRANCISCO & HSINCHU, Taiwan -- -- Cryptography Research , the security division of Rambus , today announced that MStar Semiconductor, Inc., a leading semiconductor company for display and digital home solutions, has licensed the Cryptography Research CryptoFirewall security core for integration into its connected TV solution chips.

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Related Topix: TV, Electronics, Startups, Cryptography Research, Rambus, Innovative Interfaces, Marketing

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Photos of Head & Shoulders "Mane Man" and Toronto Blue Jays Pitcher R.A. Dickey Available on Business Wire's Website and AP PhotoExpress )--Head & Shoulders "Mane Man" and Toronto Blue Jays pitcher R.A. Dickey team up with kids from the Blue Jays Baseball Academy Rookie League to support the "Season of the... )--Strayer University, una de las ... (more)

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Freshnews

NovaBay Pharmaceuticals Adds Five Top Ophthalmologists to its Ophthalmic Advisory Board

EMERYVILLE, Calif. -- -- NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company focusing on the development and commercialization of its non-antibiotic anti-infective products, announced today that it has added four new members to its Ophthalmic Advisory Board , who will join the ten existing members of the board .

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Business Wire

Hot Topic: Fantasy Football 2014

Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in press release distribution and regulatory disclosure .

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Freshnews

ViewSonic Enters Partnership with NaviSite to Deliver Cloud-Based Virtual Desktops

Booth #2146, Moscone Center - ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual solution products, announces that it has partnered with NaviSite to deliver Desktop as a Service systems for cloud-based virtual desktop environments.

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Related Topix: Telecom, Computers, IT Services, NaviSite, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Startups, Science, Computer Science, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology

Globe and Mail

Invest like Buffett: Learn not to tinker and other guru-inspired tips

Warren Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, speaks on the sale of the Omaha World-Herald company to Berkshire Hathaway Wednesday Nov. 30, 2011 in Omaha Neb.

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JD Supra

DOJ Fines Berkshire Hathaway $896,000 for Failure to Comply with Premerger Notification Requirements

On August 20, 2014, Berkshire Hathaway Inc. settled with the Department of Justice, Antitrust Division and the Federal Trade Commission for its failure to comply with the premerger notification requirements and waiting requirements in the Hart- Scott-Rodino Act of 1976 .

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CNN

Should there be a new Buffett rule?

The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of Paul R. La Monica.

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PR-inside.com

Anatole Recruits Raphael Vergnaud to Boost Its International Growth

Raphael Vergnaud has over 15 years' experience in developing telecom solutions for businesses and operators.

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