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LinkedIn slurps B2B marketing bods Bizo for $175m

published about 1 hour ago
Mini shopping spree! Network buys 2 companies in 2 weeks LinkedIn has slurped its second company in as many weeks, splashing out $175m on advertising firm Bizo.…

Why iTunes, apps and services may be key to Apple's future

published about 3 hours ago
Why iTunes, apps and services may be key to Apple's future
Despite its ecosystem of products, Apple's business relies heavily on the sales of iPhones. In the third quarter results reported on Tuesday, iPhone sales were 52.7% of revenue.

Capita: We've spent £150m on acquisitions... SHOW US the MONEY

published about 3 hours ago
Can't get damn jammed turnover dial to move up Serial acquirer Capita IT Services reported a low-single digit revenue jump for the first half of calendar 2014, but given the numerous acquisitions made this looks to be something of a commercial damp squib.…

Turing biopic with Cumberbatch, Knightley to premiere at London Film Festival

published about 5 hours ago
The Imitation Game covers life of gay war hero super-boffin Vid Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the legendary codebreaker and computer boffin, will open the prestigious London Film Festival in early October.…

Chips are down at Broadcom: thousands laid off

published about 14 hours ago
Cellphone baseband device biz shuttered Broadcom is exiting the cellular baseband business, a decision that's has bitten hard, with the company announcing layoffs of around 2,500 employees – around 20 per cent of its total workforce – worldwide.…