The driving force behind many of the relationships and rivalries that will play out in New Orleans? Long-Term Evolution, the 4G wireless standard. 2012 is shaping up to be the year when the carriers and smartphone makers put their best LTE efforts into the arena to triumph or fall.
The two groups donate substantially, and look to support for non-profits that are as inventive and different as they are.
Yahoo, embroiled in a battle for control with activist shareholder Daniel Loeb, acknowledged Thursday it had overstated the educational background of its new CEO, Scott Thompson.
If you like doing business online, have a knack for sites like Facebook, and want to meet new people, sharing-for-money may be an intriguing part of your retirement plan.
Tagg Romney, Mitt Romney’s eldest son, and Spencer Zwick, a Romney campaign fund-raiser, turned to wealthy campaign donors for investments in their firm after 2008, The New York Times reports.
E-commerce website, etsy.com, tries to maintain its image as a distributor of handcrafted goods, while users of the online merchant are starting to outgrow it.
He’s not a household name like Gates, Jobs, or Zuckerberg. His face isn’t known to millions. But during his remarkable 20-year career, no one has done more to change the way we communicate.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, takes a look at the read from industrials that suggests we're moving into later cycle categories.
Elon Musk's SpaceX is scheduled to launch a rocket and space capsule filled with supplies bound for the International Space Station on May 7. If the launch is successful, it will be the first time a private company, not a government agency, has accomplished such a feat.
Amazon's blowout quarter sent shares soaring 14%, helped by strong demand for its Kindle devices. The Wall Street Journal's Dennis Berman discusses which companies are vulnerable to Amazon's dominance.
Stocks eased off their worst levels but still finished lower Thursday, following a volatile start, as investors remained on edge after some disappointing economic reports and amid jitters in the euro zone.
Earlier in the trading session, eBay shares were up as much as 16.6 percent, their best intraday gain since Oct. 2008.
Mobile phones allow consumers to have "a mall in their pocket;" eBay allows them to pay for the goods they buy, CEO John Donahoe told CNBC Thursday.
Analyzing the earnings data from Bank of America, with David George, Robert W. Baird, senior research analyst.
eBay reported quarterly earnings Wednesday after the bell, beating expectations. John Donahoe, the company's CEO, weighs in.
Take a look at some of Thursday’s morning movers:
A rush of corporate earnings news should help steer stocks Thursday, but Europe’s sovereign debt crisis could come back into play, depending on the outcome of Spanish bond auctions.
The online auctioneer reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations, sending its shares higher in extended trading on Wednesday.
Stocks accelerated their losses in the final minutes of trading to close near lows Wednesday, pressured by a handful of lackluster tech earnings and amid renewed concerns over the euro zone.
Track companies making headlines after-the-bell Wednesday: