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Rockwell Collins sells military ground-based satellite communications portfolio

[at noodls] - CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (July 25, 2014) - Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE: COL) today announced it has completed the sale of its satellite communications business. The business, which designs, manufactures and ...

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Rockwell Collins Sells Military Ground-Based Satellite Communications Portfolio

[Business Wire] - Rockwell Collins, Inc. today announced it has completed the sale of its satellite communications business. The business, which designs, manufactures and services ground

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Twitter earnings: Investors focus on user growth

[at MarketWatch] - Twitter is expected to post a surge in sales, but Wall Street will be focused on the growth of its user base.

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Google Triples Deal Spending to $4.2B in 2014 First Half

[at Bloomberg] - Google Inc. (GOOG) more than tripled spending on acquisitions in the first half of the year to $4.2 billion, as the Internet company ramps up investments to expand its services. The world’s largest online advertiser spent $3.2 billion for thermostat company Nest Labs Inc. in February and an additional $1 billion on other purchases in the first six months of 2014, the Mountain View, California-based Web company said in a filing today. The 2014 numbers exclude the more than $1 billion that Google has announced it’s paying for home-camera company DropCam Inc. and satellite service Skybox Imaging Inc.; Google’s scale of deal spending is climbing as it works to bolster its core search-advertising business and extend its reach into new markets such as mobile, telecommunications and driverless cars.

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Northrop Grumman Awarded $205 Million Mission Support Services Contract

[PR Newswire] - HERNDON, Va., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, with a potential value of $205 million, to continue providing ...

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Cessna Citation Latitude continues to meet milestones; first flight for second production aircraft

[at noodls] - WICHITA, Kan., Jul. 25, 2014 - Cessna Aircraft Company, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, announced today a successful first flight of the company's second production ...

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Bringing tablets down from the mountain

[at Financial Times] - It took Steve Jobs, the unrivalled magician of personal technology, to conjure the tablet market into existence. But nearly three years after his death, larger-screen computing slabs are experiencing growing ...

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A Wall Street Transcript Interview with Sonu Kalra, a Portfolio Manager for Fidelity Asset Management at Fidelity Investments: Large-Cap, Blue-Chip Growth Investing

[Wall Street Transcript] - 67 WALL STREET, New York - July 25, 2014 - The Wall Street Transcript has just published its Investing Strategies Report. This special feature contains expert industry commentary through in-depth interviews ...

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Meet the Google X Life Sciences Team

[at The Wall Street Journal] - Who makes up the Life Sciences team at Google X? Here are five members, starting with the boss.

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[video] Google Attempts to Map Human Body

[at MarketWatch] - Google has embarked on what may be its most ambitious and difficult science project ever: a quest inside the human body. WSJ's Alistair Barr joins Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero with the details. Photo: ...

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Amazon, Google Cloud Price War Benefits CIOs

[at The Wall Street Journal] - The price wars are intensifying in the cloud, and that should be great news for CIOs.

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UK intends to charge former Alstom employees with corruption

[at Financial Times] - , Several former employees of Alstom, the French industrial champion that is the subject of a successful ?12.35bn bid from General Electric, have been notified by the UK's main anti-bribery agency that ...

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Buying Twitch Gets Google More Than Video Game Spectators

[at BusinessWeek] - Twitch also has technological chops that could appeal to Google

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