IBM earnings and revenue top expectations

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IBM reported fourth-quarter earnings on Tuesday that topped analyst estimates, revealing that strategic businesses like cloud and analytics had grown to represent more than a third of the company's revenue.

IBM to acquire The Weather Co's digital assets

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International Business Machines on Wednesday announced an agreement to acquire The Weather Co.'s B2B, mobile, and cloud-based web properties, including WSI,, Weather Underground and The Weather Company brand.

M&A only road forward for IBM, big tech: Analyst

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IBM and other large cap tech companies are in a "quicksand situation" as customers transition to cloud computing, and the only escape may be mergers and acquisitions, FBR Capital Markets' Daniel Ives said Tuesday.