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With Cisco reporting earnings after the bell Wednesday, analysts aren't expecting much good news on its Chinese business.
U.S. stocks closed down in light volume trade for the first time in three sessions as developments in Ukraine and Russia troubled investors.
Thirty-three years ago, on Aug. 12, 1981, IBM released its first personal computer.
On August 12, 1981, IBM released its first personal computer.
WASHINGTON, Aug 11- Employment growth at the largest U.S. companies has lagged far behind increases in revenue and operating profit since the start of the century, as firms reaped the benefits of globalization, technology, and other ways to operate more productively, according to a Reuters analysis of corporate data.
Microsoft's cloud services beat Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud to be the second most-preferred for cloud computing. Re/Code reports.
WASHINGTON, Aug 7- International Business Machines Corp unveiled a "brain-like" computer chip on Thursday that is the size of a postage stamp and capable of processing massive amounts of data while handling inputs from many different sources, the company said.
Aug 6- It is hard, often thankless work being a mature technology company. New technology threatens existing revenues, making top-line growth difficult. For many, notably Microsoft and IBM, the play to make in response is something Bolko Hohaus of Lombard Odier Investment Managers has called GOSOBB, or Giving Out Stock Options and Buying them Back.
Aug 6- Business software maker CA Inc, trying to shake off sluggish sales growth, is digging into a sizeable war chest built over the years to propel growth through acquisitions and a renewed focus on its own products.
The number of female CEOs is on the rise but we still need more, says Rich Wellins, an exec at global talent management agency DDI.
WASHINGTON, Aug 5- U.S. and African companies and the World Bank on Tuesday pledged more than $17 billion in investments in construction, energy and information technology projects in Africa to showcase U.S. economic interest in the fast-growing region.
Aug 4- U.S. security software maker Symantec Corp and Russia's Kaspersky Lab downplayed a move by Beijing to exclude them from a list of anti-virus vendors whose products are approved for sale to central government agencies in China.
Aug 4- U.S. security software maker Symantec Corp said its products are not banned by the Chinese government after Chinese media reported that the government's procurement agency has excluded the company from a list of approved anti-virus vendors.
BOSTON, Aug 3- China has excluded U.S.-based Symantec Corp and Russia's Kaspersky Lab from a list of approved anti-virus software vendors, according to a Chinese media report suggesting Beijing is expanding efforts to limit use of foreign technology.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday said second-quarter profit soared 41 percent to a record high.
A stock market decline provided opportunity to buy quality names at a discount, several pros say.
Lawrence Livermore is reaching out to private industry amid a race for talent and ideas to solve pressing issues including national security.
NEW YORK, July 31- Microsoft Corp must turn over a customer's emails stored in a data center in Ireland to the U.S. government, a U.S. judge ruled on Thursday in a case that has drawn concern from privacy groups and major technology companies.
China is muscling tech firms and investors need to pay attention — this could impact future earnings, says Michael Yoshikami.
But Romania ranks as the European Union's second-poorest state and among the weakest in collecting taxes and fighting fraud, making it poorly equipped to manage the bitcoin.