Starboard launches proxy fight to remove Yahoo board

Activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP, an investor in Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O), said it was seeking to remove the entire board of the struggling Internet company.Starboard, which has been pushing for changes at Yahoo since 2014, said it would nominate nine ...

The One Thing You Absolutely Must Have to Succeed at Email Marketing

Email marketing remains the most effective way to reach prospects and referral sources for all companies, including law firms. And there is one thing you absolutely must have to succeed at email marketing: a great mailing list. Whether you’re in the be...

Couchbase 4.5 Beta Is Now Available – Faster, Simpler, More Secure

Couchbase 4.5 Beta is now available, download!This release has three main themes: Here is the list of features that you can now play with:FasterSub Document APIMemory-Optimized Global IndexesArray IndexingFaster Read-Your-Own-Write Consistency with N1QL ...

U.S., Apple ratchet up rhetoric in fight over encryption

WASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Justice filed a motion on Friday seeking to compel Apple Inc to comply with a judge's order to unlock the encrypted iPhone belonging to one of the San Bernardino shooters, portraying the tech giant's refusal as a "mark...

Facebook, Twitter compete for live TV rights - NY Post

Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc are vying to buy rights to stream conventional TV programming, the New York Post reported on Thursday.Both companies have approached programmers about a deal, the Post said, citing several sources familiar with the situatio...

Apple urges U.S. government to form commission on encryption issues

Apple Inc on Monday urged the creation of a government panel on encryption to help resolve a standoff over national security and data privacy that began last week after the technology company refused a U.S. government demand to unlock an iPhone used in...

U.S. unveiling new comparison Internet service labels

WASHINGTON The Obama administration on Monday unveiled new labels for broadband and mobile Internet service, aimed at helping the nation's web users make price and service comparisons.The labels from the U.S. Federal Communications Commission are simil...

Astronaut Scott Kelly retiring after longest U.S. space mission

The astronaut who holds the American record for most time spent in space, Scott Kelly, will retire from NASA on April 1, the U.S. space agency said on Friday.Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko returned to Earth last week after nearly a year ...

Bangladesh seeks FBI's help in investigating central bank heist

DHAKA Bangladesh has formally sought assistance from the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation to track down the cyber crooks who stole $81 million from its central bank's U.S. account, the interior minister said on Saturday.Unknown hackers breached the...

Bangladesh central bank says U.S. account hacked: Fed denies breach

DHAKA/NEW YORK Bangladesh's central bank said on Monday its account at the U.S. Federal Reserve had been hacked and money was stolen, but that some of the funds were traced to the Philippines and recovered.The New York Fed, which manages the account, d...