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Jive Software, Inc. today announced that Honor, an entity of Huawei group, launched five new Jive-powered Customer Communities to foster connections amongst the passionate users of its Honor smartphones in Western Europe. As part of the company's much-anticipated Honor 8 smartphone launch in Paris earlier this month, it unveiled new Honor "For the Brave" communities in the UK, France, Germany, Italy and the Netherlands, which provide digital spaces..."/>
Huawei Group's Honor Calls on Jive Software to Drive Customer Engagement and Loyalty for Innovative Smartphones
Nokia Technologies, to step down from the Nokia Group Leadership Team and leave company Search for successor underway, Nokia Technologies' Brad Rodrigues named acting president. ESPOO, Finland, Aug. 31, 2016-- Nokia announced today that Ramzi Haidamus, President of Nokia Technologies and a member of the company's Group Leadership Team, will step down from the Nokia Group Leadership Team effective from September 1, 2016. In order to ensure a smooth..."/>
Nokia announces a change in the composition of the Nokia Group Leadership Team
Google carpool program expansion targets Uber [Boston Herald]
Fitbit, Inc., the leader in the connected health and fitness category, today announced the opening of its Europe, Middle East and Africa headquarters in Dublin, Ireland and appointed a new Managing Director, Des Power. Ireland’ s reputation for being a centre of innovation and providing top technology talent were important factors for Fitbit and will enable the company to further..."/>
Fitbit Opens EMEA Headquarters in Dublin
Amdocs Ltd. is in talks to buy Ra'anana-based company Pontis Ltd. Talks have been underway for a year, and are yet to be finalized, probably due to disagreements over the price to be paid by Amdocs, which is estimated to be in the region of $80-90 million. Amdocs, managed by CEO Eli Gelman, declined to comment on reports on this matter. Pontis develops products that enable companies to provide customers with real-time..."/>
Amdocs in talks to buy Ra'anana-based Pontis [Globes, Tel Aviv, Israel]
Microsoft India story began in 1990 and has grown steadily since then. Leading it over the last five years is Bhaskar Pramanik, chairman, Microsoft Corp. Pvt. Ltd. He is responsible for marketing, operations, and business development efforts in India."/>
Our focus area is small and medium sector: Microsoft's Pramanik [Mint, New Delhi]
Target Corp.' s top marketer, just got the notification of his career. With a web post headlined "Jeff, your Uber is arriving now," Uber Technologies Inc. announced Tuesday that it hired Jones for a newly created position as its president. Uber founder and chief executive Travis Kalanick said the pioneering ride-sharing company needs to focus more heavily on marketing."/>
Target's top marketer, Jeff Jones, is leaving to become president of Uber [Star Tribune (Minneapolis)]
Cavium Inc. for roughly $1.4 billion. The deal was finalized Aug. 16.."/>
QLogic to cut nearly 70 jobs following Cavium acquisition [The Orange County Register]
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Facebook, Apple or the many smaller companies that are keeping up with the pack. Except, what if, Uber, the most valuable startup in the world, stumbles on its road to an IPO?"/>
East Bay Times Michelle Quinn column [East Bay Times]
Apple to pay back taxes to Ireland, saying the country gave the tech giant illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 billion euros, or $14.5 billion. The commission said Apple's tax deal with Ireland allowed the company to avoid paying taxes on almost all the profits generated by sales of Apple products across the single-market European Union. Ireland has a corporate tax rate..."/>
Apple: Europe tax penalty could top $18 billion, impact other tech firms, say experts [East Bay Times]
PepsiCo but then on its own-- didn't just pay to produce Roald Dahl's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" for the big screen."/>
Chicago Tribune Phil Rosenthal column [Chicago Tribune]
Thor Industries, Drew Industries and Patrick Industries. The top company will be announced at an awards banquet on Sept. 15 that will be held in conjunction with the INVESTIndiana Equity Conference at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown. Thor is the owner of several subsidiaries that, when combined, represent one of the..."/>
BRIEF: Thor, Patrick and Drew finalists for public company of the year [South Bend Tribune, Ind.]
Facebook page and organic treats in its lobbies."/>
Green banker: Reception to Lauderdale branch preferable to 'ridicule and scorn' he experienced in Central Florida [Sun Sentinel]
Target marketing executive for one of the company's top leadership roles. Jeff Jones, Target's chief marketing officer, will become Uber's new president of ride-sharing. He replaces Ryan Graves, a longtime Uber executive who served as the..."/>
Uber hires Target marketing exec as president of ride-sharing [Mercury News]

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