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Online Personals Watch
Thread Needs To Attract Users Quickly, Expert Says
July 28 - ThreadDating.com , the app that Michael Dell's son Zachary plans to launch later this year isn't the first dating tool known as Thread.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Dell execs quick to criticize their tech rivals
The latest example involves the announced partnership of Apple Inc. and IBM Corp. in an effort to market Apple products to IBM enterprise customers.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
These 11 Colleges Have Minted A Ton Of Successful Tech Executives
Though many of tech's most successful entrepreneurs are college dropouts - Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, and Michael Dell, just to name a few - a degree can goes long way when it comes to starting a business.
Online dating tools like Thread need to attract users quickly, expert says
The business of dating, which includes online dating sites, is big - grossing about $2 billion each year, according to a report by IBISWorld - and it's expected to grow 5 percent annually.
BlackBerry, Dell Partnership To Battle Apple, IBM?
BlackBerry Ltd. management said on Thursday that they don't see the partnership between Apple Inc. and International Business Machines Corp. as a big deal.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Hotel Reassessment Invalid When LLC Owning Hotel Sells 100 Percent...
The rule set out in California Code of Regulations Title 18 Section 462.180 provides there is a change in the ownership of real property owned by an LLC, "when any corporation, partnership, LLC, or any person obtain through multitiering, reorganization, or transfer of direct or indirect ownership of more than 50 percent of the total interest in ... (more)
Dell, BlackBerry downplay threat from Apple-IBM alliance
IBM Corp's recent move to partner with Apple Inc to sell iPhones and iPads loaded with corporate applications has excited investors in both companies, but two rivals say they are unperturbed for now.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Austin American Statesman
COTA hires Round Rock food service company
Just three months ahead of the third U.S. Grand Prix, Circuit of the Americas has fired its food service company and hired another.
How Hooters Came to Symbolize Bond Market's Desperation
Buyers of asset-backed bonds are embracing newcomers to gain a little more yield and snapping up debt guaranteed by everything from chicken-wing sales to computer leases.
Need an online date? Michael Dell's son has you covered
The UpTake: Michael Dell's son is delving into the business side of online dating websites with a startup backed by super angel investor Ron Conway among others.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Why Nick Woodman Of GoPro Fits The High-Performance Entrepreneur Mold
Nick Woodman is the latest wunderkind from Silicon Valley who has gone from an idea to a billion in a high-tech nanosecond.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Dell Joins a Growing List of Retailers Accepting Bitcoin
On Friday, Michael Dell, CEO of Austin-based Dell Inc., announced on twitter that Dell.com is now accepting Bitcoin as a direct payment option for consumers and small businesses in the U.S. Other major companies, such as Overstock and Expedia, began accepting Bitcoin earlier this year and have reported favorable results , including that a majority ... (more)
Big Switch Intros Flagship Big Cloud Fabric - At Last
Four-year-old Big Switch finally introduced its flagship product, the Big Cloud Fabric, following a long and winding road that included a change of CEO and a shift in strategic direction.
John Paulson and George Soros Score Big Selling OneWest Bank For $3.4 Billion
A gang made up of some of Wall Street's biggest names and formed by former Goldman Sachs partner Steve Mnuchin is set to realize a a big score from the sale of OneWest Bank to CIT Group for $3.4 billion.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Dell shareholders push back in buyout share price appraisal case
A shareholder advocacy group is asking Dell Inc. to withdraw a long list of demands for documentation that they allege could bog down a requested appraisal on the company buyout share price.
Dell sues to keep executive from working at HP
Dell Inc. has gone to court in Singapore to prevent one of its former executives from working for rival Hewlett-Packard Co.
Morning business news - July 21
Aidan Donnelly, Senior Equity Analyst at Davy said the markets were a little bit nervous coming into this season, but the first week saw some good figures reported.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Dell Starts Accepting Bitcoin For All U.S. Online Sales
Its a big win for the virtual currency community. One of the biggest PC manufacturers on the planet has just opened up to Bitcoin.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Chromebook gains and Microsoft responds
HP Chromebook 14. It's a traditional laptop design with one exception: it runs Google's Chrome OS not Windows.
Minneapolis OKs Uber, Lyft rules
The Minneapolis City Council has voted to make on-demand ride services Lyft and Uber legal, despite concerns from the taxi industry.