IBM woes point to a fresh overhaul: International Business Machines Corp., two decades after successfully shifting its focus to software and computer services from hardware, is showing signs of needing another overhaul. (The Wall Street Journal)
Square testing new payroll product as ambition grows: Square is running a pilot test for a new payroll product as the company continues to expand its offerings to complement its main payments business. The new payroll product, spotted by a tipster, is designed to handle employee payments and related tax filings for small- and medium-sized businesses. A limited number of California businesses are currently using the service, which costs $10 per employee per month, as part of a private pilot test, according to pricing outlined on a page on Square's site.
Bigcommerce and Alibaba.com announce site integration: Bigcommerce, an online store platform for small-to-medium sized businesses and Alibaba.com announced an integration today that will allow Bigcommerce's merchants to source goods directly from Alibaba.com through its platform. (Tech Crunch)