Investor Wants EMC To Spin Off VMware
Schools Buy Million Chromebooks in Q2
Will Time Warner Fend Off Murdoch?
NY Proposes Virtual Currency Rules
Visa Intros Online Payment Service
Activist investor Elliott Management is pressuring storage technology company EMC to spin off its VMware subsidiary to increase shareholder value, according to news reports.
There's more evidence that Chromebooks are growing into a major player in the enterprise, posing a possible risk to Microsoft Windows. Google sold more than a million Chromebooks to schools in Q2.
Time Warner executives are in an uncomfortable position: The cross hairs of Rupert Murdoch. Murdoch and his 21st Century Fox team are banging on the door, with a takeover in their sights.
State regulators in New York trying to curb money laundering and safeguard investors have proposed a special set of rules for firms involved in trading and storing virtual currencies.
Payment processor Visa is launching a new service, Visa Checkout, that eliminates a few steps in online payment, hoping a quicker payout will lead to fewer abandoned shopping carts online.