Business Tech

USHCC Offers Training in Social Media

Representatives from more than 20 Hispanic chambers met to learn social media best practices, which will be shared to and ultimately, benefit businesses across the country.

Sony Picks up Profit on Yen Fall, Smartphone Sales

Sony posted a net profit of $35 million in the April-to-June quarter on a weaker yen and strong smartphone sales, the company said Thursday.

Microsoft Needs a New Name for SkyDrive Service

SkyDrive, the Microsoft online storage service, is getting rebranded following a settlement with British Sky Broadcasting Group.

Starbucks Switches to Google Wi-Fi

Starbucks says it's switching from AT&T to Google for its free Wi-Fi service to give customers faster wireless connections.

Facebook Stock Finally Surpasses IPO Price

Shares of Facebook stock has finally risen above its initial public offering price in 2012.

Apple's New Mfg. Partner May Not Be Improvement

Apple's new manufacturing partner, Pegatron, may be treating workers as badly as Foxconn did, according to a report from China.

Activision Blizzard to Go Public

Activision Blizzard, producer of "World of Warcraft" and "Call of Duty," says it will buy back shares from parent Vivendi and turn itself into an independent, publicly owned company.

Google Moves Into Internet TV Again

Google elbowed into the crowded field of Internet TV on Wednesday with the Chromecast dongle, a deceptively simple-looking, $35 device small enough to fit on a key chain.

Facebook Shares Get a 'Like' on Wall Street

Facebook's upbeat earnings report for its fiscal second quarter sent shares of the social media giant more than 15 percent higher in after-hours trading.

Tech Companies Buoy Seattle Rental Market

Office vacancies in Seattle haven't moved much in three months, but brokerage firms expect that to resolve by early 2014 as tech companies continue to buoy the rental market.

Cisco Snaps Up Sourcefire

Cisco is to buy cybersecurity firm Sourcefire for $2.7 billion, the networking equipment maker said Tuesday.

Telefonica to Buy 2nd German Mobile Network

Spain's Telefonica struck a deal Tuesday to buy the E-Plus mobile network in Germany for shares and $6.6 billion in cash.

Daniel Loeb Unloads Yahoo Shares, Departs Board

Daniel Loeb and two other directors who represented his Third Point Investors hedge fund will step down from the board at the end of this month, Yahoo announced Monday.

OC Firm May Advance Apple Products

A new patent covering technology invented by employees of Apple Inc. and a Rancho Santa Margarita company indicates they may be making progress toward commercializing a futuristic material that could lighten or strengthen future Apple gadgets.

Google Revenues Rise, Shares Sag

Google reported soaring revenues and profits on Thursday, with net earnings up 17 percent year over year -- yet shares slid as much as 5.6 percent.

Page: << Prev   11     12     13     14    15    16     17     18     19     20   Next >> Facebook Linkedin Twitter RSS Feed Email Alerts & Newsletters