Daily Intel

Google's corporate products division changes name
Google is hoping a new brand will help sell more of its services to other companies.
Sep 2, 2014 | 11:02 PM
Court halts ridesharing service Uber in Germany
A court has barred ridesharing service Uber from operating in Germany, the latest shot in the popular app's fight with taxi drivers worldwide.
Sep 2, 2014 | 11:02 PM
Foreign companies in China feeling targeted, survey finds
Industries targeted by Chinese regulators include pharmaceuticals, medical devices, high technology and autos, said Les Ross, of the American Chamber of Commerce. He expressed concern regulators might be “taking down” foreign companies to narrow the...
Sep 2, 2014 | 11:02 PM
Moms-oriented zulily goes for the pitter-patter of little tweets
Online shopping site zulily, like many other companies, has had trouble finding its voice on Twitter. But the witty musings of a 27-year-old former receptionist are helping the moms-oriented retailer overcome its old awkwardness.
Sep 2, 2014 | 11:02 PM
Concur reportedly exploring sale; stock surges
Bellevue-based Concur Technologies has explored a sale and approached companies including SAP to gauge their interest, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Sep 2, 2014 | 11:02 PM
Select Income REIT adds to portfolio in $2.7B deal
(AP) — Select Income REIT will spend about $2.7 billion in cash and stock to buy Cole Corporate Income Trust in a deal that adds 64 office and industrial properties to the real estate investment trust's portfolio. The transaction will give Select...
Sep 2, 2014 | 11:02 PM
Harry & David’s rebound leads to deal with 1-800-Flowers
Under the terms of the deal, 1-800-Flowers would continue to run Medford, Ore.-based Harry & David as a subsidiary, with the current management staying on.
Sep 2, 2014 | 10:02 PM
U.S. delays ruling on Norwegian Air’s low-cost transatlantic flights
The U.S. Department of Transportation on Tuesday declined to give discount long-haul airline Norwegian Air International (NAI) temporary approval to fly into the U.S. ahead of a permanent ruling.
Sep 2, 2014 | 9:02 PM
Bezos picks Politico co-founder as new Washington Post publisher
Frederick Ryan will take over Oct. 1 for Katharine Weymouth, ending more than eight decades of leadership of the paper by the Graham family.
Sep 2, 2014 | 9:02 PM
Drug giant ends arthritis deal with Alder BioPharma
Alder BioPharmaceuticals of Bothell said Bristol-Myers Squibb is ending an arthritis-drug collaboration pact under which Alder earned more than $100 million since 2009.
Sep 2, 2014 | 8:02 PM