Technology firms led market gains as the S&P Tech sector hit its highest level since November 2000 and the Nasdaq 100 reached a 14-year high.» Read More
*Intel declines to say if it will go to Europe's top court. LUXEMBOURG, June 12- U.S. chipmaker Intel lost on Thursday its challenge against a record 1.06 billion euro European Union fine handed down five years ago, as Europe's second highest court said regulators did not act too harshly.
U.S. chipmaker Intel lost on Thursday its challenge against a record 1.06-billion-euro ($1.44 billion) fine handed down by the European Union.
LUXEMBOURG, June 12- U.S. chipmaker Intel lost on Thursday its challenge against a record 1.06- billion-euro fine handed down by European Union antitrust regulators five years ago for blocking rival Advanced Micro Devices.
Hewlett-Packard is announcing a breakthrough in encryption capabilities. Art Gilliland, HP Enterprise Security Products, explains the cloud encryption product Atalla.
Some S&P 500 companies in conservative states already are managing weather shifts, according to a new report. Inside the climate change fight.
IPOs and the mass of acquisitions in tech are producing a newly rich class; money managers fight to handle the wealth.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
A Facebook investor is suing the corporation and its founder, Mark Zuckerberg, over its director compensation plan.
June 9- Mark Zuckerberg and other members of Facebook Inc's board have been sued by a shareholder who claimed a policy letting them annually award directors more than $150 million of stock each if they choose is unreasonably generous. Facebook spokeswoman Genevieve Grdina said in an email: "The lawsuit is without merit and we will defend ourselves vigorously."
BOSTON, June 5- Security researchers have uncovered new bugs in the Web encryption software that caused the pernicious "Heartbleed" Internet threat that surfaced in April. OpenSSL technology is used on about two-thirds of all websites, including ones run by Amazon.com Inc, Facebook Inc, Google Inc and Yahoo Inc.
Instead of aggressively lobbying Washington for reform, Google Inc, Microsoft Corp and other tech companies have made security advancements their top priority, adopting tools that make blanket interception of Internet activity more difficult.
U.S.-based employers announced plans to reduce payrolls by 52,961 in May, according to a report from Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
Dealing with climate change is a cost of doing business. From beer to insurance, how some companies are hoping to profit amid weather-related risks.
Big tech is trying to break into politics but is being met with mixed results. Here's what they have to do, says Jake Novak.
If you’re an individual investor putting money to work in the technology sector, Jim Cramer says there’s something you should know.
Google revealed how very white and male its workforce is; just 2 percent of its Googlers are black, 3 percent are Hispanic, and 30 percent are women.
The 10-year Treasury yield fell to a new 2014 low and the lowest level in 10 months, in step with a downshift in global interest rates.
Apple stock looks like it's getting its juice back. Analysts say it could continue to gain even if it doesn't announce a futuristic smart home plan.
As more corporates attempt to restore profitability and win back investor favor, we want to know which effort you're most convinced by.
*Hewlett-Packard shares soar after announcing job cuts. NEW YORK, May 23- The S&P 500 closed at a record high on Friday, buoyed by a rally in housing stocks after better-than-expected home sales and a jump in Hewlett-Packard shares a day after the personal computer maker said it would cut more jobs.