The supplier of Web analytics to the retail industry agrees to acquire search and merchandising assets from Mercado for approximately $6.5 million in cash.
An earlier version of this story said that the Microsoft employee whom Mercado met in Chicago was named Bill Gates. That was Mercado's recollection, but he was mistaken. The worker's name is Kevin Gates, a technology architect in the Microsoft office there.
The Google-owned firm is tipped to be building a dirt-cheap smart phone for Europe, rumours say.
A worldwide competition in Utah aims to find the most proficient users of Microsoft's word processing and spreadsheet programs.
Apple's ownership of the iPhone name in Brazil is reportedly under threat, with a local patent and trademark office planning to give exclusive rights to a Brazilian company.
Apple and Brazil's IGB Eletronica have apparently agreed to settle their legal battle over the iPhone name, says a Brazilian news site.
Apple is making a move to break into South America and Brazil is ready (and willing) to help. According to a report from Brazilian newspaper Folha, Foxconn will begin producing iPads after being officially granted a batch of tax incentives from the Brazilian government.
The most popular places to check-in on the social network range from Sao Paolo's Mercado Municipal to Moscow's Gorky Park to Seoul's Dongdaeum, according to new data.
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