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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff made a now-deleted penis joke after his tower was missing from the Oracle Park Giants calendar

The calendar for Oracle Park, home of the San Francisco Giants, was missing the Salesforce Tower. Here's how Salesforce co-CEO Marc Benioff responded.

New Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian says he’s borrowing from the Oracle playbook to help catch up to Amazon and Microsoft

Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian said he would use some Oracle strategies to help Google Cloud catch up to Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure.
Werner Vogels, CTO of Amazon

Watch Amazon engineers celebrate as its warehouse fulfillment team shuts off its last Oracle database

Amazon CTO Werner Vogels congratulated the Amazon Fulfillment teams for moving off Oracle's databases to Amazon's own.
Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) prepares to testify to the Senate Judiciary Committee during a hearing about legislative proposals to improve school safety in the wake of the mass shooting at the high school in Parkland, Florida, on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 14, 2018.

Companies bought back a record $223 billion of their own stock last quarter — even though Congress has been criticizing the practice

Corporations' practice of buying back their own stock has come under pressure from both Democrats and Republicans — and they keep hitting records.
Larry Ellison co-founded Oracle in 1977.

Oracle quietly held a round of layoffs this week

Oracle had layoffs on Thursday, with some anonymous message-board users saying they seemed to have been significant.
Oracle founder, executive chairman and CTO Larry Ellison

The tech industry is begging the Supreme Court to overturn Oracle’s lawsuit against Google

Over a dozen briefs have been filed asking the Supreme Court to weigh in on Oracle's long-standing lawsuit against Google.
Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett says he ditched his stake in Oracle because of his experience getting burned by IBM

Warren Buffett bought a $2.1 billion stake in Oracle, and dumped it a quarter later. On Monday, he explained why.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

There’s a new snag for Amazon in the winner-take-all $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract, and it could be good news for Microsoft

The Department of Defense will investigate complaints raised by Oracle in a lawsuit around the $10 billion JEDI cloud contract with the Pentagon.
Warren Buffett.

Apple’s stock fell after Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway trimmed its stake

Warren Buffett's firm cut its shareholding in Apple at the end of 2018, a bearish signal amid worries about the tech Goliath's slowing iPhone sales.
Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy

The feud between Amazon’s cloud and Oracle may have its roots in a failed meeting between their leaders in 2013

The feud between Amazon Web Services and Oracle stands out because Amazon doesn't talk about competitors. It may have started at a failed meeting years ago.