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After Uber ruling, pressure mounts to reclassify contractors as employees

New suits claim the contract workers are in effect employees

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HP officially files to spin off enterprise division

The company says it's on track to split in two by November 1.

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HP enterprise chief Bill Veghte to depart before company split

He's executive VP of the HP Enterprise Group, a $28 billion division that sells the company's servers, network and storage gear

Apple loses e-book antitrust appeal

The federal appeals court ruling is another setback in the company's attempt to justify its e-book sales practices.

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Gartner lowers its IT spending forecast, but says activity remains high

The strong dollar and the move to cloud-based services are affecting buying choices

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Microsoft hands some of the reins for its display ad business to AOL

The deal comes alongside an expanded partnership with AppExchange for programmatic ad sales

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Facebook like Google makes scant progress in hiring blacks, women

Other tech companies are also struggling to have a more diverse work force

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Satya Nadella's new mission for Microsoft: help people 'achieve more'

Microsoft CEO sees "tough choices" ahead for the company as it enters a new fiscal year

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Qualcomm partners with large Chinese foundry on chips

China is seeking to become a semiconductor producing powerhouse by 2030

Twitter looking for a 'full-time' CEO, deflating Dorsey's candidacy

The interim CEO would have to leave his post at Square to take over at Twitter.

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eBay sells stake in Craigslist, which responds with Shakespeare quote

The sale was part of a confidential agreement between the two firms that includes dismissal of litigation

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Chinese university opens Microsoft-backed U.S. outpost

$40 million grant underwriting new Global Innovation Exchange with University of Washington

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Oracle taps former HP exec Donatelli for key hardware role

The ex-EMC veteran will oversee Oracle's converged infrastructure group

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Fitbit IPO pumps up the heart rate of investors

Fitbit is valued at $6 billion dollars with its stock trading for around $30 per share