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NEW YORK, July 31- Microsoft Corp must turn over a customer's emails and other account information stored in a data center in Ireland to the U.S. government, a judge ruled on Thursday, in a case that has drawn concern from privacy groups and major technology companies.
NEW YORK— U.S. law enforcement can force Microsoft Corp. to turn over emails it stores in Ireland, a judge ruled in a case that technology companies have rallied around as they pursue billions of dollars in data storage business abroad.
While traders slog through yet another earnings season, former trader Raj Mahal muses about what he DOESN'T miss about life on the Street.
Bricks-and-mortar locations need to undergo a complete makeover to stay relevant 25 years down the line, experts said.
Just as the Great Depression shaped the spending habits of Americans who grew up during that era, experts predict millennials will be driven by deals.
*Sony warns will just break even on smartphones this FY. TOKYO, July 31- Japan's Sony Corp warned it doesn't now expect to make money on smartphones this year, citing weak demand, but said restructuring will help it turn a profit in its loss-making consumer electronics division for the first time in four years.
TOKYO— Sony Corp. reported a surprise eightfold jump in quarterly profit Thursday as sales got a perk from a cheap yen and its bottom line was helped by gains from selling buildings and its stake in a video-game maker. Sony's April-June profit soared to 26.8 billion yen from 3.1 billion yen a year earlier.
SEOUL, July 31- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. on Thursday reported its worst quarterly profit in two years and flagged uncertain earnings prospects for its key handset business, fuelling worries about its ability to return to growth.
SEOUL, South Korea— Samsung Electronics Co. reported a bigger-than-expected fall in second quarter profit on Thursday and said it was uncertain if earnings from its handset business would improve in the current quarter. Its net income for the April-June quarter dropped 20 percent to 6.3 trillion won from 7.8 trillion won a year earlier.
An ugly earnings report from Samsung prompted a 3 percent drop in shares, but that hasn't deterred market bulls.
Samsung reported its worst quarterly profit in two years and was downbeat about prospects, fueling concerns about its ability to face competition.
SEOUL, July 31- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. on Thursday reported its worst quarterly profit in two years and was downbeat about its second-half prospects, fueling concerns about its ability to protect its smartphone turf in the face of mounting competition.
SEOUL, South Korea— Samsung Electronics Co. reported lower-than-expected profit for the second quarter on Thursday and said it was uncertain if handset business profit would improve during the current period. Its net income during the April-June quarter dropped 20 percent to 6.3 trillion won, compared with 7.8 trillion won a year earlier.
Apple Inc s fell$. 23 or. 2 percent, to $98.15. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 17 or. 5 percent, to $36.11. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 57 or. 3 percent, to $194.00.
Apple TV will not launch until next year in part because cable companies are "dragging their heels," The Information reports.
Apple Inc s fell$. 23 or. 2 percent, to $98.15. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $35.98. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 28 or. 1 percent, to $194.29.
Apple Inc. fell. 2 percent to $98.15 with 19,307,000 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 4 percent to $25.60 with 12,686,700 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose 1.6 percent to $74.88 with 23,281,300 shares traded.
China is muscling tech firms and investors need to pay attention — this could impact future earnings, says Michael Yoshikami.
David Edwards, Vapor Communications founder, discusses the launch of the first scent-based mobile messaging app for iPhone users.
Best Buy, survivor of a breed that once included competitors like Circuit City, is trying to stay relevant. Re/code reports.