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BlackBerry co-founders considering buying back company, as proposed Fairfax deal crumbles

BlackBerry co-founders considering buying back company, as proposed Fairfax deal crumbles

By 10 October 2013

A filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission reveals BlackBerry co-founders Mike Lazaridis and Douglas Fregin may be considering buying back the company they helped to found. The filing showed Lazaridis has increased his stake in the company... >>

Twitter introduces cashtags stock symbol but is accused of stealing the idea from StockTwits

Twitter introduces cashtags stock symbol but is accused of stealing the idea from StockTwits

By 31 July 2012

Twitter has now implemented a new ticker symbol that enables tweeters to search for tweets about specific stock markets and companies.  By adding the hashtag or “cashtag” to the front of a search word, users will be provided with a list of tweets... >>

Barclays Pingit money transfer app now open to all

Barclays Pingit money transfer app now open to all

By 12 April 2012

Barclays mobile payment service Pingit has now been made available to all. It means customers will be able to make and receive payments to each other no matter what bank they use. Pingit enables users to transfer money and make payments by simply using... >>

Nokia pins hopes on Lumia series as it prepares for poor financial results

Nokia pins hopes on Lumia series as it prepares for poor financial results

By 12 April 2012

Nokia has been quick to lower expectations ahead of its financial results being made public. The manufacturer has said that its Devices & Services business is in the “midst of transition” and blames other contributing factors as being “competitive... >>

Google offers UK credit-card comparison site

Google offers UK credit-card comparison site

By 24 February 2010

Google appears to be testing a financial comparison site in the UK, which allows you to choose between different credit cards depending on a number of factors. Some users, when searching for credit cards, are being shown adverts for the service and the... >>


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