Neowin News Feed for: Sec Neowin News Feed for: Sec en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Starboard buys stake in GoDaddy, will push for improved financial performance <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The investment company Starboard has purchased a 6.5% stake in GoDaddy which has cost it around $800 million. Starboard typically tries to get seats on boards and boost companies&#039; profitability. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 27 Dec 2021 18:56:01 +0000 Activision Blizzard under investigation by American Securities and Exchange Commission <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Wall Street Journal has reported that the United States Securities and Exchange Commission has launched an investigation into Activision Blizzard that span many aspects of its business. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Asher Madan) Tue, 21 Sep 2021 01:28:01 +0000 Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing files to go public <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Didi Chuxing, the Chinese ride-hailing app, has filed to go public with the U.S. SEC. It&#039;s expected that the company will be publicly listed on the NYSE and Nasdaq as soon as July. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 11 Jun 2021 01:22:01 +0000 Tesla is planning to let you buy its cars with bitcoin <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In an SEC filing, Tesla has revealed that it purchased $1.5 billion worth of bitcoin. It also said that it&#039;s planning to allow customers to buy cars from it using bitcoin payments. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 08 Feb 2021 15:46:02 +0000 Bumble dating app files to become a public company <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The dating app Bumble has filed with the SEC to become a publicly-traded company. Once all the paperwork is out of the way, the company will be traded under the symbol BMBL on the NASDAQ. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 15 Jan 2021 20:16:01 +0000 Microsoft's Panos Panay might join Sonos' Board of Directors, SEC filings spotted <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>U.S. SEC filings hint that Panos Panay might be joining Sonos&#039; Board. The filings were for Restricted Stock Units (RSUs) transfers. However, they do not confirm Panay&#039;s departure from Microsoft. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Abhay V) Sat, 15 Aug 2020 22:28:01 +0000 Microsoft won't mention Xbox Live users and gaming revenue in earnings reports any longer <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has introduced a new metric, &quot;Xbox content and services revenue growth&quot; in earnings reports, which will be replacing gaming revenue and Xbox Live monthly active users going forward. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Hamza Jawad ) Thu, 19 Sep 2019 07:48:01 +0000 T-Mobile and Sprint extend deadline for merger approval <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The third and fourth largest carriers in the United States have extended the deadline for the merger deal between the two to be approved. The companies have until July 29 to convince officials. <a href="">Read more...</a> (João Carrasqueira) Mon, 29 Apr 2019 21:08:01 +0000 Slack announces confidential IPO filing with the SEC <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Slack has announced that it has filed a confidential IPO filing with the SEC. If it is approved, the firm will begin selling shares to the public. It hopes to be valued in excess of $10 billion. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 04 Feb 2019 20:58:01 +0000 Free white paper: Bridging Dev, Sec, and Ops - Golden Image Management <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Are your server environments poised for growth and security in 2019? This free white paper addresses that question and more. Bridging Dev, Sec, and Ops it&#039;s available to claim for a time, now! <a href="">Read more...</a> (News Staff) Mon, 21 Jan 2019 18:00:01 +0000 Snap confirms it is being investigated over its U.S. IPO last year <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After sustaining a series of losses since filing its $3 billion IPO earlier last year, Snap has confirmed that the U.S. Justice Department and SEC are conducting a probe on its 2017 public offering. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:14:01 +0000 U.S. SEC subpoenas Tesla over its Model 3 production forecasts <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In a recent SEC filing, Tesla admitted that it had received a subpoena pertaining to Model 3 production figures despite denying it less than one week ago. It said the DOJ is also investigating. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 02 Nov 2018 18:16:02 +0000 Tesla plans to churn out 10,000 Model 3 vehicles every week <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Tesla has announced that it aims to churn out 10,000 Model 3 vehicles by producing 3,000 units each week at its Gigafactory 3 in China. The move will help it deal with trade tariffs too. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 02 Nov 2018 14:52:01 +0000 Elon Musk pokes fun at SEC days after being charged with securities fraud <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After being charged by the US Securities and Exchange Commission for his fraudulent tweet, Elon Musk insulted the SEC by changing its name to the &quot;Shortseller Enrichment Commission.&quot; <a href="">Read more...</a> (Ruel Revales) Fri, 05 Oct 2018 14:48:01 +0000 Elon Musk will step down as Tesla chairman and pay a $20 million fine in SEC deal <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Elon Musk has reached a settlement with the U.S. SEC that will see him lose his chairman position at Tesla for the next three years. He will also have to pay a fine of $20 million. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sat, 29 Sep 2018 23:50:01 +0000 Tesla CEO Elon Musk charged with fraud over misleading claim on firm's share value <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is suing Elon Musk for fraud, alleging that the Tesla CEO misled investors when he tweeted about taking his company private at $420 a share. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Ruel Revales) Fri, 28 Sep 2018 05:28:01 +0000 Facebook gives Zuck $10 million for security, up from $7.3 million last year <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Mark Zuckerberg has been allotted $10 million by Facebook to help him cover the costs of maintaining his and his family&#039;s security. The allowance is up by more than 50% since 2015. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Fri, 27 Jul 2018 04:36:01 +0000 Sonos quietly files for IPO, likely to go public as early as June or July <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sonos, the maker of the Playbase speaker for TVs and the Alexa-powered One smart speaker, is expected to start trading publicly as soon as June or July after it secretly filed for an IPO with the SEC. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Thu, 26 Apr 2018 06:36:01 +0000 DOJ and SEC now want a bite of Apple over throttling disclosure <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple has been in hot water since its disclosure that it had slowed down older iPhones in an effort to conserve battery life. Lawmakers are involved, and now two other big guns are also weighing in. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Keefer) Tue, 30 Jan 2018 22:08:01 +0000 Verizon's $4.8bn Yahoo acquisition has been delayed, as SEC investigates Yahoo data breaches <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Verizon&#039;s planned Yahoo acquisition has been delayed for several months, while the SEC has opened an investigation over whether Yahoo failed to promptly disclose details of two massive data breaches. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Tue, 24 Jan 2017 13:06:01 +0000 Ex-Microsoft manager, SEC settle insider trading allegations he profited from Nokia deal <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The SEC accused a former Microsoft employee of profiting from stock trades before key public announcements, such as a drop in Windows revenue and the Nokia acquisition in 2013. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Devon) Thu, 24 Mar 2016 22:14:01 +0000 Ex-Microsoft manager gets two years after $400,000 insider trading scheme <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Following the sentencing of his partner, former senior Microsoft manager Brian Jorgenson has received two years in prison for his role in a $400,000 insider trading scheme. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jett Goldsmith) Sat, 09 Aug 2014 01:45:41 +0000 Senior Microsoft manager charged with insider trading <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/210386213microsoft-logo-2012-dark-grey.png" alt="" /></div>The SEC has announced that they are charging a senior Microsoft manager with insider trading by providing a friend with insider information. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Thu, 19 Dec 2013 20:23:53 +0000 Jeff Bezos: Profits are not important to Amazon, customers are <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/752617962amazon-kindle-fire.png" alt="" /></div>Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, has written a letter to shareholders outlining his aims for the company. Bezos says that Amazon innovates even when there is no need, putting customers above profits. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Max Slater-Robins) Sat, 13 Apr 2013 09:18:46 +0000 Zynga's IPO filing shows a weakness <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/442711657ff.jpg" alt="" /></div>Zynga has filed its IPO with the Securities and Exchange Commission, as Neowin has previously reported. The company is known for making games for Facebook, such as Farmville, Cityville, Frontierville, and other games; one of... <a href="">Read more...</a> (James Woodfin) Sat, 02 Jul 2011 03:36:32 +0000 Apple, AMD; secrets leaked by inside traders <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/996709829apple-logo-1.jpg" alt="" /></div>Four U.S. men have been arrested in connection with corporate corruption and insider trading. Walter Shimoon (Flextronics), Mark Longoria (supply chain manager at AMD), Manosha Karunatilaka (Taiwan Semiconductor) and James Fleishman, have all been arrested... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brian Donohue) Fri, 17 Dec 2010 01:07:11 +0000