BlackBerry BES 10 Now Hosted
Internet of Things Comes to DIYers
Netflix Tops 50 Million Subscribers
Comcast Earnings Beat Estimates
CEO Pay Scales Can Be Perplexing
One of BlackBerry's potential money makers is its mobility management service, BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10. To that end, BES 10 will soon be available as a hosted service from six providers.
Not to be left out of the Internet of Things, do-it-yourself enthusiasts now have a platform to connect their homemade devices to the Internet. The DIY module cloudBit connects via Wi-Fi.
Investors applauded Netflix's second-quarter earnings, which more than doubled as new episodes from a hit series helped the Internet video service surpass 50 million worldwide subscribers.
As it added high-speed Internet customers at a faster pace than a year ago and video subscriber losses moderated, Comcast Corp.'s second-quarter net income rose 15 percent to nearly $2B.
Pay for performance. It's typically what companies say about how they decide to pay their top executives. It sounds simple in theory, but it gets hard to understand when you look at the numbers.