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  • SEATTLE, Jan 30- International Business Machines Corp brought back annual performance bonuses for its chief executive and her top lieutenants for 2014 despite falling profits and a tumbling stock price, a regulatory filing showed on Friday. The bonuses returned as a feature of IBM's executive compensation for 2014, according to a document filed with...

  • IBM boss gets bonus despite company's woes Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 6:34 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— IBM boss Virginia Rometty will get a $3.6 million bonus for her performance last year, even though the company's sales and profits declined in 2014.. Rometty and other top executives did not take bonuses for 2013, after IBM turned in disappointing results for that year. IBM is also raising her target bonus to $5 million for 2015. In addition, the...

  • Final Glance: Computer companies Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 6:02 PM ET

    Apple Inc s fell $1.74 or 1.5 percent, to $117.16. Hewlett Packard Co. fell $1.61 or 4.3 percent, to $36.13. International Business Machines Corp. fell $2.17 or 1.4 percent, to $153.31.

  • SEATTLE, Jan 30- International Business Machines Corp brought back annual performance bonuses for its chief executive and her top lieutenants for 2014 despite falling profits and a tumbling stock price, a regulatory filing showed on Friday. The bonuses returned as a feature of IBM's executive compensation for 2014, according to a document filed with...

  • Midday Glance: Computer companies Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 1:27 PM ET

    Apple Inc s rose$. 52 or. 4 percent, to $119.42. Hewlett Packard Co. fell $1.23 or 3.3 percent, to $36.51. International Business Machines Corp. fell $1.13 or. 7 percent, to $154.35.

  • Early Glance: Computer companies Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 11:13 AM ET

    Apple Inc s rose$. 72 or. 6 percent, to $119.62. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 75 or 2.0 percent, to $36.99. International Business Machines Corp. fell $1.37 or. 9 percent, to $154.11.

  • China's new tech rules play to local firms' strengths Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 11:59 PM ET

    BEIJING/ SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 30- Draft Chinese government regulation would force technology vendors to meet stringent security tests before they can sell to China's banks, an acceleration of efforts to curb the country's reliance on foreign technology that has drawn a sharp response from U.S. business groups. Western companies say the rules have not yet been...

  • Final Glance: Computer companies Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 6:14 PM ET

    Apple Inc s rose $3.59 or 3.1 percent, to $118.90. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 58 or 1.6 percent, to $37.74. International Business Machines Corp. rose $3.93 or 2.6 percent, to $155.48.

  • Simmering tensions over the issue spilled into public view on Wednesday, when U.S. business lobbies urged Beijing to postpone implementing new policies to make China's finance sector more dependent on domestic technology. In a letter to China's Central Leading Group for Cyberspace Affairs, chaired by President Xi Jinping, a group of U.S. business...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 29- U.S. prosecutors said on Thursday they will drop charges against five men accused of insider trading ahead of an IBM Corp acquisition after an appellate court ruling limited the ability of authorities to pursue such cases. Attorney Preet Bharara in Manhattan said they would submit paperwork by Feb. 4 to drop the charges after U.S.

  • Midday Glance: Computer companies Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 1:23 PM ET

    Apple Inc s rose $1.96 or 1.7 percent, to $117.27. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $37.24. International Business Machines Corp. rose$. 90 or. 6 percent, to $152.45.

  • Officials confirm 202 job cuts at IBM's Dubuque facility Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 12:44 PM ET

    DUBUQUE, Iowa— State officials say 202 employees at IBM's Dubuque facility will lose their jobs next month as part of the company's worldwide layoff. Rick Dickinson, president and CEO of Greater Dubuque Development Corp., said the cuts drop IBM's employment in Dubuque to somewhere between 600 and 650. He said that's about half of the company's peak employment...

  • Early Glance: Computer companies Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 10:40 AM ET

    Apple Inc s rose $1.45 or 1.3 percent, to $116.76. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 01 or percent, to $37.15. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 44 or. 3 percent, to $151.11.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 29- U.S. prosecutors said they are prepared to drop charges against five men accused of engaging in insider trading ahead of an International Business Machines Corp acquisition, citing an appellate court ruling that limited the ability of authorities to pursue such cases. Attorney Preet Bharara in Manhattan asked U.S. The case was the latest...

  • Simmering tensions over the issue spilled into public view on Wednesday, when U.S. business lobbies urged Beijing to postpone implementing new policies to make China's finance sector more dependent on domestic technology. In a letter to China's Central Leading Group for Cyberspace Affairs, chaired by President Xi Jinping, a group of U.S. business...

  • MUMBAI, Jan 29- The Indian government has asked tax officials to apply the principle behind a tax ruling in favour of Vodafone Group Plc to all similar cases, a major boost to foreign firms including Royal Dutch Shell PLC. Tax lawyers said they expected the government order to impact all the past and future cases involving tax on shares issued by a company to...

  • MUMBAI, Jan 29- India's decision to drop a tax dispute with Vodafone Group Plc is likely to mean relief for Royal Dutch Shell PLC and others caught in similar, protracted battles, as the government tries to attract much-needed foreign investment. Late on Wednesday, India's government said it would not appeal a regional court ruling in favour of Vodafone, the...

  • BERKELEY, Calif.— Charles H. Townes' inspiration for the predecessor of the laser came to him while sitting on a park bench, waiting for a restaurant to open for breakfast. "I realized there would be many applications for the laser," Townes told Esquire magazine in 2001, "but it never occurred to me we'd get such power from it." "Charlie Townes had an enormous impact on...

  • BERKELEY, Calif.— Charles H. Townes, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist who helped create the laser that would revolutionize everything from medicine to manufacturing, has died. Townes had been in poor health before his death on the way to an Oakland hospital Tuesday, officials at the University of California, Berkeley, said. "I realized there would be many...

  • Final Glance: Computer companies Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 6:07 PM ET

    Apple Inc s rose $6.17 or 5.7 percent, to $115.31. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 20 or. 5 percent, to $37.16. International Business Machines Corp. fell $2.12 or 1.4 percent, to $151.55.