October Midwest report: All of the region’s majort tech fundings, M&As and IPOs

Here are the major tech fundings, acquisitions, mergers, moves and IPOs that went down in the region in October. See all Midwest Reports here. 10/1: Chicago-based Project44, a fast-growing shipping logistics platform, raised $45 million in funding. S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 3rd, 2018

Benzinga"s Week Ahead: Can Tech Earnings Restore The Rally? Amazon, Google To Report

Below is a list of notable corporate events for the week beginning October 22nd. Note, this list is not comprehensive and all dates are subject to change. All times are ET. MondayConferences L.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 22nd, 2018

IBM Earnings: Can Revenue Growth Streak Continue?

IBM (NYSE: IBM), aka Big Blue, is one of the first bigger tech companies to report earnings, scheduled for after market close on Tuesday, October 16.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 16th, 2018

Report: Slack eyeing early 2019 IPO

Slack is reportedly eyeing an IPO in early 2019 and the mega-unicorn with a valuation of $7 billion would launch off of the back of a red-hot year for tech IPOs in 2018. The communication and collaboration messaging tool reportedly has not hired .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 28th, 2018

Attention Amazon: Greater Washington ranks as the third best market for tech talent, CBRE report finds

Here's another notch for Greater Washington's HQ2 belt. A CBRE report has ranked the region the third best market for tech talent, providing further evidence that its three shortlisted bids for Amazon's second headquarters — D.C., Northern Virgin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 26th, 2018

Hawaii especially vulnerable to cybercrime

According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation's 2017 Internet Crime Report, Hawaii had 1,923 victims of cybercrime. An analysis of data from the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center by tech research firm Comparitech finds that Hawaii had the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019

Former Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi Could Be in the Running to Head the World Bank

According to a report. Indra Nooyi, who stepped down as CEO of Pepsi last October, is under con.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 15th, 2019

Port Report: Busiest US East Coast Port Improves Rail Service As Way To Reach US Midwest

A record-setting year for contai.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJan 14th, 2019

Port Report: Busiest U.S. East Coast Port Improves Rail Service As Way To Reach U.S. Midwest

A record-setting year for container imports into the Port of New York and New Jersey has not only benefitted ocean carriers serving the Port, but its two incumbent railroads, Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) and CSX Corporation (NASDAQ: read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 14th, 2019

Huge MidWest Blizzard, 5 Dead

A massive Winter snowstorm making its way across the MidWest and into the Mid-Atlantic region dumped more than a foot of snow in parts of Missouri and c.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 13th, 2019

BIG TECH IN HEALTHCARE: How Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, and Microsoft are shaking up healthcare — and what it means for the future of the industry (GOOGL, AAPL, AMZN, MSFT)

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. T.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2019

Wisconsin"s success rate for NIH grants ranks 3rd, shows prowess in life sciences tech

When compared with other states, early-stage life science companies in Wisconsin have a high success rate at winning federal grant dollars that fund research and development for their products. According to a recent report from the State Science an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2019

Bitmain Poised to Appoint Tech Chief as New CEO, Says Report

Cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain may be about to appoint its product engineering director as CEO......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJan 10th, 2019

Phoenix a hot 2019 housing market, report says

Phoenix's housing market is set to keep up its healthy pace into 2019, according to The real-estate website included Phoenix on its list of top markets for homebuyers in 2019, where it ranks No. 5. forecasts the region's .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2019

These Bay Area tech salaries skyrocketed the fastest last year

San Francisco Bay Area employers are shelling out the big bucks for their workers' salaries as companies feud over top-tier talent and compete with the ever-rising cost of living. The region — defined by the U.S. Census Bureau as the San Francisco,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2019

Party on ice: Fishing houses go high-tech to bring all comforts to the lake in winter

The fanciest ice fishing houses on lakes int the upper Midwest have a fireplace, satellite TV, a hot shower, party lighting and underw.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 7th, 2019

Salesforce Shares Soar on Analyst Rave

The enterprise software company’s stock is up sharply on a new report that pegs it as the best tech investment in 2019......»»

Category: topSource: barronsJan 5th, 2019

Typical employee salary at Intuit, Facebook, Google, Salesforce, Netflix, Box, Microsoft and 40 other big tech employers — & why Orlando may scoop up more talent

The latest big Silicon Valley tech employers to reveal how much they pay a typical worker are TurboTax maker Intuit Inc. and Guidewire Software, which makes back-end software for insurance companies. Like most of that region's biggest technology emp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 4th, 2019

Market Rebounds On Trade Optimism, Tech Bounce; Jobs Report Stronger Than Expected

A stronger-than-e.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaJan 4th, 2019

Market Rebounds On Trade Optimism, Tech Bounce; Jobs Report Stronger Than Expected

A stronger-than-expected government report on the nation’s employment situation provided investors with some good news to cap a dismal week that saw worries about global economic growth ratchet up. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 4th, 2019

Tech Giants Face Tax Investigations

US internet giant Google used a legal mechanism to transfer almost 20 billion euros from the Netherlands to Bermuda in 2017 for tax purposes, a Dutch newspaper report said Friday. Google, w.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJan 4th, 2019