UPS hit by cyber attack

Data from more than 100,000 transactions exposed at franchises

HP returns to deal making as sales lift

Meg Whitman says mergers part of strategy

Infineon to buy International Rectifier

German chipmaker seeks to expand US footprint

Cyber security group vArmour raises $35m

Citibank’s VC arm and Menlo Ventures lead fundraising

Dropbox

Dropbox gears up for acquisition spree

Cloud storage group recruits former Priceline dealmaker

Ballmer leaves Microsoft board

Former chief executive to keep his 4% stake in software group

Ballmer leaves Microsoft board as NBA season looms

Former chief remains largest individual shareholder

Digital shake-up drives newspaper deals

Readers fuel consolidation as their attention shifts to the screen

Apple: why so tasty?

Share price rally could be about cash, the next iPhone – or nothing at all

Review: The Customer-Funded Business by John Mullins

A guide to funding a start-up with no outside backing

Arm chief laments lack of capital for start-ups

UK’s lack of big tech groups is due to scant later-stage funding

Apple shares close at record high

Stock ends day at $100.53 on anticipation of product launches

Uber hires Obama campaign mastermind

David Plouffe to join driver-hailing service as lobbyist

The glitches in government IT contracts

Raytheon award just latest in series of big project problems

Apps: Growing pains

Bigger players are now dominant and profits are squeezed

Whitehall farce on digital display

eBorders debacle exposes UK weakness for big IT projects

US investors pump funds into Europe’s digital scene

California’s blue-chip funds have also been looking across the Atlantic

App developers hope to get star struck

Celebs look to extend franchises into digital world

Chinese builder buys game-maker for $960m

Conglomerate joins others moving into middle-class entertainment

Next steps on more women in tech

The issue is innovation, not gender equality or diversity metrics