Starboard Seeks Five Board Seats at Symantec

Activist investor Starboard Value LP has taken a position in the cybersecurity company and privately nominated five directors to its 11-person board in July.

Cisco Extends Growth Streak on Strong Software Sales

Cisco Systems on Wednesday reported its third-consecutive quarter of revenue growth, evidence the networking-gear maker’s move to build up its software business is paying off.

Best Buy to Acquire Jitterbug Parent GreatCall for $800 Million

Best Buy has agreed to buy GreatCall, the maker of senior-focused Jitterbug mobile phones, for $800 million as part of an effort to increase investments in technology that addresses the needs of older people

SEC Sends Subpoena to Tesla in Probe Over Musk Tweets

Federal regulators have subpoenaed Tesla, ramping up an investigation into Chief Executive Elon Musk’s tweet last week that he had secured funding to take the electric-car maker private.

Unwelcome by Wall Street, Another U.S. Cannabis Company Goes North

Acreage Holdings is the latest company poised to pursue an IPO in the Canadian stock market.

New to Ecommerce? Save Yourself Thousands Yearly With These 5 Frugal Hacks

Launching an ecommerce business shouldn't be an expensive undertaking, though many drastically overpay.

One of the World’s Biggest Wine-and-Beer Makers Has Made a Huge Move Into Cannabis

Constellation, maker of familiar brands including Corona beer and Mondavi wines, has invested $3.8 billion in cannabis giant Canopy.

Uber’s Revenue Growth Keeps Up Fast Pace

A year after joining Uber Technologies, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi is showing signs he can maintain the ride-hailing firm’s rapid pace of revenue growth while reining in some of its substantial losses.

T-Mobile Forges Deals With Pandora, Live Nation

T-Mobile US Inc. said it will give customers free music and perks from Pandora Media and Live Nation Entertainment, the latest in a string of sweeteners from carriers seeking to offer more than wireless service alone.

Don’t Underestimate the Power of a Good Newsletter to Drive Business

Few tools are better for retaining and marketing to existing customers than a newsletter packed with engaging and relevant content.