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Stocks erased their losses Tuesday after a pair of encouraging U.S. manufacturing reports.
These industry, government, and Hollywood heavyweights have created the Green Products Innovation Institute, a new non-profit think tank that will help manufacturers find safer alternatives to toxic chemicals used in their products.
Google is phasing out the internal use of Microsoft’s ubiquitous Windows operating system because of security concerns, according to several Google employees.
On a week that saw Apple surpass Microsoft in market cap, the BP oil spill continue to impact the ecosystem and drillers, Spain lose its AAA rating, and the worst May performance for the Dow since 1940, and the S&P since 1962, the major indexes managed to end the week on a positive note, except for the Dow which closed down slightly.
Consumer demand has been the driver so far but analysts expect large businesses to join in as they ramp up their IT spending in the second half of the year.
There are tons of stocks you should have sold into Thursday’s rally. This isn’t one of them.
Want to gobble up Google after its 20% drop - but don't want to pay its hefty price tag? Brian Stutland has an idea for you!
The Fast Money traders are taking a hard look at Microsoft after FBR Capital suggested buying the recent weakness.
It’s all about the app phones these days, isn’t it? All the innovation. All the big debuts. All the rumors, gossip, excitement. NYT's David Pogue explains.
Google has balked at requests from regulators to surrender Internet data and e-mails it collected from unsecured home wireless networks, saying it needed time to resolve legal issues. The NYT reports.
The U.S. Justice Department is examining Apple’s tactics in the market for digital music, the New York Times reports, citing several people.
If the correction turns into a bear market, can you still hide out in tech?
All this week, the NBC news family is focusing attention on "A Nation Divided," and ahead of President Obama's Silicon Valley visit on Wednesday, I was asked to look at the H1-B visa issue again, especially as it relates to the tech community and a new hiring wave.
Stocks erased most of their earlier losses in the final half-hour of trading Tuesday as materials and consumer discretionary stocks advanced.
Microsoft is shaking up its entertainment and devices division, the group responsible for many of its most familiar consumer devices.
Microsoft announced changes in its Management team that oversees the division that develops mobile phones, videogames and other devices Tuesday.
She did it again. And really, it should come as no surprise. Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz dropped the F*bomb once again, this time at a tech event in New York.
Is it finally okay to get long Google? Or will the decision to leave China continue to weigh on share price?
In a Washington Post Op/Ed CEO Monday Mark Zuckerberg buried the lead: "In the coming weeks we will add privacy controls that are much simpler to use. We will also give you an easy way to turn off all third-party services. We are working hard to make these changes available as soon as possible. We hope you'll be pleased with the result of our work, and as always, we'll be eager to get your feedback."
Stocks closed the day with an aggressive selloff as fears over Europe and concerns about banking trumped good news out of the housing market.