Why high oil prices are actually good for airlines. NEW YORK— Airline executives frequently complain about fuel costs, but higher prices actually have been good for business. The average cost of a roundtrip domestic ticket grew to $378.62 from $351.48 in the last five years, when adjusted for inflation.» Read More
Mike Lynch, the founder of Autonomy who is engaged in a war of words with Hewlett-Packard Chief Executive Meg Whitman over allegations of fraud, is firmly at the heart of the British establishment and was once dubbed the “British Bill Gates” by the media.
Peter Sondegaard, head of research at Gartner, tells CNBC this is pessimistic year when it comes to IT spending with the market only expected to grow 1.7 percent, but next year Gartner expects acceleration to 3.8 percent.
The city of Chattanooga announced Geek Move, an incentive program that awards technology professionals $11,250 toward buying a home in the city.
The current unemployment statistics obscure one simple fact: unemployment for people with technical skills is much lower than it is for the balance of the workforce.
Here's what people said about an email blackout. You might be surprised!
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"We are saying that the IT forecast is pretty much unchanged, the hardware sector we actually brought down primarily due to client devices like PC's, tablets and mobile phones. IT services and telecoms are up a little bit," Richard Gordon, vice-president of research at Gartner, told CNBC.
The federal agency is aggressively responding to a series of what it sees as hostile attempts by private sector firms to access its website at times when market-moving economic data are released to the public.
If you're worried about how yours might fare during a downturn, consider a recession-proof industry, which caters to ongoing demands.
C.P. Gurnani, Global CEO, Mahindra Satyam says the company's commitment to keep the name Satyam was the correct stand.
CNBC.com ranked the ten places in the U.S. that showed the most job growth between February 2011 and February 2012. Read ahead to see which cities topped our list.
The Fast Money traders break down three hot trades, including Computer Sciences, Bank of America and Travelzoo. Daniel Ives, FBR Capital Markets senior analyst, also discusses the announcement made by VMware that CFO Mark Peek will be leaving the company.
Insight on the earnings parade, with Christine Short, S&P Capital IQ.
The saying goes, “The customer is always right,” and at the Consumer Electronic Show that proves true in more ways than one. Businesses are adopting consumer gadgets, and they may get more from their employees.
Ganesh Ayyar, CEO of MphasiS, says that 2012 will be an interesting year for the IT services sector across the world, and says that MphasiS will remain focused on deepening engagement and delivering greater customer value.
Andrew Milroy, vice president, ICT Practice, APAC at Frost and Sullivan, discusses the rise in demand for cloud computing as businesses across different sectors adopt this innovative technology.
CNBC.com spoke with experts in tech, human resources, and finance to determine which professions are best for workers over 40.