Articles By John Ribeiro

Symantec CEO replaced by company’s chairman

Symantec CEO replaced by company’s chairman

BANGALORE - Security software vendor Symantec said Wednesday that Enrique Salem, its president and chief executive officer, had stepped down...

July 25th, 2012 John Ribeiro
RIM rapped by California jury

RIM rapped by California jury

BANGALORE - A jury in California has found Research In Motion infringed a patent relating to wireless device management owned by...

July 16th, 2012 John Ribeiro
Salesforce.com to buy Nova Scotia startup GoInstant

Salesforce.com to buy Nova Scotia startup GoInstant

BANGALORE, INDIA -- Enterprise cloud computing company Salesforce.com said Monday it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Canadian...

July 10th, 2012 John Ribeiro
Calls for release in Syria of open-source developer

Calls for release in Syria of open-source developer

BANGALORE - Mozilla Foundation and other activist groups such as the Electronic Frontier Foundation have called for the release of...

July 6th, 2012 John Ribeiro
Samsung refused stay on Galaxy injunction

Samsung refused stay on Galaxy injunction

BANGALORE -- A court in California has refused to stay its earlier preliminary injunction on sales of Samsung Electionics' Galaxy Tab...

July 3rd, 2012 John Ribeiro
Facebook settles ‘Sponsored Stories’ lawsuit

Facebook settles ‘Sponsored Stories’ lawsuit

BANGALORE, INDIA --Facebook has settled a lawsuit in which it was alleged to have used the names and likeness of...

June 22nd, 2012 John Ribeiro
Google: Western democracies censor political content too

Google: Western democracies censor political content too

BANGALORE, INDIA --Western democracies, which are not typically associated with censorship, have demanded that Google take down certain political videos,...

June 18th, 2012 John Ribeiro
Facebook, Twitter, Google, AOL fight ‘bad ads’

Facebook, Twitter, Google, AOL fight ‘bad ads’

BANGALORE, INDIA -- Facebook, Google, Twitter, and AOL have joined an alliance that has been set up to counter "bad...

June 14th, 2012 John Ribeiro
Kodak seeks court approval for confidential patent auction plan

Kodak seeks court approval for confidential patent auction plan

BANGALORE, INDIA -- Eastman Kodak filed Monday a court motion seeking approval for confidential bidding for the auction of its...

June 12th, 2012 John Ribeiro
U.K.’s Logica goes to CGI for $2.6 billion

U.K.’s Logica goes to CGI for $2.6 billion

CGI Group, a Canadian IT services and business process services company, has agreed to acquire its larger European competitor Logica...

June 1st, 2012 John Ribeiro