Bank of America Merrill Lynch Provides More Than $3.2 Billion in Community Development Banking Lending and Investing in 2014


Dateline City: NEW YORK Scope of Projects Impacted Wide Range of Constituents in Communities Nationwide Bank of America Merrill Lynch Community Development Banking provided more than $ 3.2 billion in loans, tax credit equity investments and other real estate development solutions to over 550 clients in 2014, creating more than 13,000 Read more [...]

“Arrested Development” Revamps and Refreshes Season 4 for Re-Release


Fans have been clamoring for a fifth season of “Arrested Development,” but first Netflix has ordered a re-edited version of Season 4. Narrator Ron Howard posted a photo of his script via Twitter this week, filling viewers in on what’s next for the snarky series. Howard captioned the snapshot, "Recording new narration for re-edit of @ArrestedDevelopment 4. New footage, new jokes—Feels like a whole new season.” Meanwhile, creator Mitch Hurwitz has assured everyone that he’s “positive Read more [...]

ExxonMobil Details Risk Management Practices for Unconventional Resources Development


Dateline City: IRVING, Texas IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil today released a report that outlines for shareholders how the company assesses and manages risks associated with developing unconventional resources, including through hydraulic fracturing. “Hydraulic fracturing has been responsibly and safely used by the oil and gas industry for more than 60 years, but the process Read more [...]

Dell bundles backup software, eyes further development


Dell is organizing the backup software products that it has acquired in the past two years into a coherent portfolio, bundling three of its storage software products into a single package to simplify licensing for the enterprise. “We have a new approach to data protection that is driving down the costs,” said Michael Grant, head of software product marketing at Dell. The release is a precursor ... Software - Yahoo News Search Results Read more [...]

Microsoft hires Peggy Johnson to head global business development


REDMOND, Wash. — Aug . 5 , 201 4 — Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday announced that Margaret L. (Peggy) Johnson has been named executive vice president of Business Development reporting to Microsoft chief executive officer Satya Nadella.Johnson joins Microsoft from Qualcomm where she most recently served as executive vice president of Qualcomm Technologies and president of global market development. In that role she was responsible for commercializing new business opportunities Read more [...]

ExxonMobil Receives Excellence Award for Technical Development at World Petroleum Congress


Dateline City: MOSCOW MOSCOW--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Industry leadership in producing liquefied natural gas (LNG) earned Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) an Excellence Award today at the World Petroleum Congress in Moscow. ExxonMobil received the Excellence Award for Technical Development for its leadership in safety, environment and technology in the development of the global LNG industry through Read more [...]

Chevron, YPF Continue Development of Vaca Muerta Shale in Argentina


Project is expected to contribute to Chevron’s long-term production growth SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 10, 2014-- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today confirmed that subsidiaries of the company have signed agreements with the Argentine oil company YPF S.A. to continue development of shale oil and gas resources from the Vaca Muerta formation located in the Neuquén province in Argentina. “This is a significant step in our subsidiaries’ joint efforts with YPF to develop one of the Read more [...]