WASHINGTON, Oct 30- Comcast Corp and AT&T Inc have no plans to create Internet "fast lanes" that may hurt consumers' freedom to roam the Web, the leading U.S. broadband providers told the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee chairman in recent letters. "We have repeatedly made clear- both to our customers and more generally to the public-' Comcast doesn't prioritize...» Read More
ALLENTOWN, Pa. _ Air Products and Chemicals Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $104 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.62 per share. Air Products and Chemicals expects full-year earnings in the range of $6.30 to $6.55 per share.
SEOUL, Oct 30- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. *Samsung executive says aims to tap into rapid growth in cheaper smartphones, plans new product launch in Q4. *Samsung to streamline strategic models in the mid-to-low tier smartphone markets to boost price competitiveness.
Worth $93 billion, the gaming industry is one of the "most volatile plays" in the entertainment industry. Who will flourish and who will sink as the gaming world heads into a new digital era?
New York's "Mission Lab" program integrates video games into school curriculums, with the aim of encouraging creative thinking through complex game-based challenges.
With Microsoft and Amazon taking to the cloud, who will win and lose in the volatile gaming market?
Amazon is diving into the competitive gaming industry, and could end up dominating the market by moving games to the "cloud". High resource games - which would normally require external hardware - will be rendered more easily with Amazon's servers.
Google is looking at augmented reality gaming that doesn't involve visors or splashing out on home-integrated hardware.
The two tech giants have trumpeted virtual reality as the future of gaming. The question is, will gamers buy it, or is it a step too far?
NEW YORK/ SEATTLE, Oct 29- Billionaire investors in a small, Seattle- area company that aims to one day mine resources on asteroids have not been deterred by an unmanned rocket explosion that destroyed their test satellite, the company said on Wednesday. Privately held Planetary Resources counts Google Inc Chief Executive and co-founder Larry Page and Chairman...
WASHINGTON, Oct 29- Verizon Communications Inc on Wednesday reasserted that it was not planning to strike any Internet "fast lane" deals that would help some websites load faster than others, in a letter to a top U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee lawmaker. "As we have said before, and affirm again here, Verizon has no plans to engage in paid prioritization of Internet...
That's the point of Poynt, a versatile terminal built to take advantage of rules requiring stores to be equipped to handle payment cards with computer chips by October 2015 to avoid financial liability for fraudulent transactions. The shift is also expected to spur more innovation from opportunistic newcomers such as Poynt, the Palo Alto, California, startup...
Oct 28- An unmanned Antares rocket exploded seconds after liftoff from a commercial launch pad in Virginia on Tuesday, marking the first accident since NASA turned to private operators to deliver cargo to the International Space Station. The 14- story rocket, built and launched by Orbital Sciences Corp, blasted off its seaside launch pad at the Wallops Flight...
ATLANTA _ Mueller Water Products Inc. on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $26.2 million. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 12 cents per share. Analysts expected $317.2 million, according to Zacks.
The cause of the accident was not immediately known, said NASA mission commentator Dan Huot. NASA launch control said damage appeared to be limited to the launch facility and rocket. Virginia- based Orbital Sciences is one of two companies hired by NASA to fly cargo to the station after the space shuttles were retired.
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif.— Google is working on a cancer-detecting pill in its latest effort to push the boundaries of technology. The project announced Tuesday is the latest effort to emerge from Google's X lab, which has been trying to open new technological frontiers to solve nettlesome problems and improve the quality of people's lives. Some investors...
Re/code's Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg share yesterday's highlights from the Code Mobile Conference, including Kim Kardashian West's involvement with her game and love for her BlackBerry.
Chetan Dube, IPsoft CEO, introduces "Amelia," the supercomputer that's programmed to think like you. The virtual assistant is proficient in twenty languages and is intended to transform the global workforce.
Lowe's is testing whether new bots on wheels can improve its customer service, like helping a shopper find a match for something as simple as a nail.
At the Wall Street Journal's tech conference, Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses a potential partnership with Alibaba and takes a shot at Google. CNBC's Josh Lipton reports the details.
An innovative concept airplane allows everyone to have a window seat...and yet nobody has a window seat, reports the Today Show.