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  • 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.

  • Midday Glance: Computer companies Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 1:21 PM ET

    Apple Inc s rose $8.39 or 7.7 percent, to $117.53. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 43 or 1.2 percent, to $37.79. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 26 or. 2 percent, to $153.41.

  • What Wall Street says about Apple's huge beat Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 12:31 PM ET
    Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California.

    Here's what analysts, investors and some techies are saying about the tech behemoth's latest beat.

  • Corporations with business abroad feeling the pain Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 12:25 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Americans love lower oil prices, low interest rates and a strong dollar, but companies are suffering, according to the New York Times.

  • Early Glance: Computer companies Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 10:41 AM ET

    Apple Inc s rose $8.04 or 7.4 percent, to $117.18. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 65 or 1.7 percent, to $38.01. International Business Machines Corp. rose$. 35 or. 2 percent, to $154.02.

  • After setting iPhone record, what does Apple do next? Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 3:05 AM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Apple CEO Tim Cook says consumer demand for new iPhones has been "staggering" and "hard to comprehend." But after selling a record 74.5 million iPhones in three months that ended in December, what can Apple do next? While several analysts have raised their estimates for Apple, some still worry the company depends too much on the iPhone, which...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 28- President Barack Obama's plan to put the United States at the forefront of individually tailored medical treatment should give a much-needed boost to research in the field but experts say it won't work without reforms to healthcare, including drug testing and insurance. Obama said he wanted the United States to "lead a new era of medicine, one...

  • Jan 27- Apple Inc quarterly results smashed Wall Street expectations with record sales of big-screen iPhones in the holiday shopping season and a 70 percent rise in China sales, powering the company to the largest profit in corporate history. Apple's cash pile is now $178 billion, enough to buy IBM or the equivalent to $556 for every American.

  • Final Glance: Computer companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 6:08 PM ET

    Apple Inc s fell $3.96 or 3.5 percent, to $109.14. Hewlett Packard Co. fell $1.48 or 3.8 percent, to $37.36. International Business Machines Corp. fell $2.69 or 1.7 percent, to $153.67.

  • *Apple, P&G, Stryker also see headwinds. NEW YORK, Jan 27- A slew of U.S. multinational companies, from DuPont to Procter& Gamble, showed that a strong U.S. dollar hurt their earnings, and several blue-chip exporters said the situation will get worse if the greenback holds its strength. The pain is hitting multiple sectors, including industrial companies such as 3 M Co,...

  • *Apple CFO says sold more iphones in the U.S. than China in fiscal Q1. *Apple CFO says "feels good about position" in China despite slowing economic growth. *Apple CFO says iphone sales doubled in China, Singapore, Brazil in fiscal Q1.