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Sep 19, 2014

SAP agrees to buy expense software maker Concur for $7.3bn

German business software maker SAP has agreed to acquire U.S.-based expense management software maker Concur Technologies Inc in a cash deal valued at $7.3 billion that expands its presence in internet-based software or so-called cloud computing. SAP... #Concur Technologies, Inc. #SAP AG #IHS Inc. #Salesforce.com Inc #Bill McDermott

Sep 19, 2014

Beauty and bloodbaths in the Ming dynasty

A million-strong army, exquisite opulence and paranoically violent rulers as a new show opens at the British Museum, Julia Lovell explains how the Ming dynasty put China at the centre of the world European commentators of the 18th and 19th centuries ... #China #Beijing #British Museum

Sep 19, 2014

China unveils world's largest supercollider

Beijing, China - Chinese scientists are racing to complete plans for a supergiant particle collider that, when built, will dwarf every other accelerator on the planet. The underground particle-smashing ring aims to be at least twice the size of the g... #China #Beijing #Albert Einstein #Geneva #CERN