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Snowflake (SNOW) earnings Q3 2022

Frank Slootman is CEO at Snowflake on the occasion of its 2020 IPO. Slootman is known for being a strong leader who can be straight forward. He recently stated to CNBC that he has been in many board meetings of other companies where the CEO would present a list with 10 priority items… it’s just […]

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Salesforce promotes Bret Taylor to co-CEO

Bret Taylor is the president and chief products officer of Salesforce.com Inc. during the keynote address at the Dreamforce 2019 conference in San Francisco, Nov. 19. 2019. The annual Salesforce software conference was disrupted by protests over the U.S. government’s involvement in its work. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images SalesforceOn Tuesday, Bret Taylor was […]

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Microsoft shareholders vote for sexual-harassment report

Satya Nadella is Microsoft CEO. This was taken during the panel discussion at the World Economic Forum, Davos Switzerland on Jan. 17, 2017. Getty Images| Bloomberg | Getty Images MicrosoftIn rare support for activist initiatives, shareholders approved Tuesday’s proposal to have the board publish a report on workplace sexual harassment policy effectiveness. The proposal was […]

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HashiCorp aiming for IPO valuation of up to $13 billion in updated S-1

Employees from HashiCorp at HashiConf in San Francisco, October 2018 HashiCorp HashiCorp, a cloud software company, has updated IPO prospectusTuesday, March 31st: The company will announce plans to offer shares for up to $13 million. HashiCorp is a company that was founded in last valued in the private market at $5.1 billion in 2020, is poised to […]

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companies working with U.S. adversaries should justify their position

Alex Karp (CEO Palantir Technologies) arrives at “Tech for Good”, Summit in Paris, France on May 15, 2019. Charles Platiau | Reuters It is important for technology companies to prove their case when doing business in China with U.S. counterparts. PalantirCNBC’s Alex Karp spoke on behalf of CEO Alex Karp.Squawk BoxOn Tuesday. “If you want […]

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Zoom (ZM) earnings Q3 2022

Eric Yuan (Zoom CEO) makes a toast following the Nasdaq open bell ceremony in New York City on April 18, 2019. Kena Betancur – Getty Images| Getty Images ZoomAfter the company’s fiscal third quarter earnings, which exceeded analyst expectations, shares rose by as high as 8.8% during extended trading Monday This is how it worked: […]

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Pentagon asks Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Oracle for cloud bids

Andy Jassy was the chief executive of Amazon.Com Inc. at the GeekWire Summit, Seattle, Washington on Tuesday, October 5, 2021. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images U.S. General Services Administration said FridayThe Defense Department solicited bids. Amazon, Google, Microsoft OracleCloud contracts This outreach follows a Pentagon decision to rescind a controversial $10 billion contract Microsoft […]

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Nvidia shares rise following Q3 earnings report

Jen-Hsun Huang is chief executive officer of Nvidia and was co-founder. Bloomberg – Getty Images| Bloomberg | Getty Images NvidiaShares rose by more than 11% after company announcements beat earnings and sales expectationsFor the third quarter. Adjusted earnings per share for the chip company were $1.17, and revenues of $7.1 million. Analysts had expected earnings […]

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India’s Paytm makes stock market debut

On November 18th, 2021, a man works out in a gym next to a Paytm barcode in New Delhi. This is an Indian mobile-based digital payment platform. AFP | AFP | Getty Images India Shares Paytm plummeted 24% in their maiden day of trade, with investors questioning the loss-making digital payments firm’s business model despite it having […]

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Text-checking software maker Grammarly is worth $13 billion

Brad Hoover, Grammarly CEO. Grammarly Grammarly, an app that helps people highlight issues in their writings, announced Wednesday it has been valued at $13 Billion after receiving $200 M in funding from Baillie Gifford General Catalyst funds, BlackRock, and other investors. The backing indicates that investors will pay more for specific types of productivity software […]