International Business Machines Corp


  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    U.S. stocks closed down in light volume trade for the first time in three sessions as developments in Ukraine and Russia troubled investors.

  • A look back at the first IBM personal computer Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 11:25 AM ET
    This is an undated file photo of The original IBM 5150 PC.

    Thirty-three years ago, on Aug. 12, 1981, IBM released its first personal computer.

  • The anniversary of IBM's first PC     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    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 gains on cloud rivals Amazon and Google Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 2:02 PM ET
    Microsoft launched its latest store location at the Garden State Plaza in New Jersey on Thursday, May 22, 2014.

    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.

  • INTERVIEW-CA seeks growth through new products, M&A Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 2:51 PM ET

    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.

  • Here's why we need more female CEOs Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 11:45 AM ET
    Virginia Rometty, Chairman, President and CEO of IBM.

    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.

  • Symantec says its products not banned in China Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 2:12 PM ET

    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.

  • Berkshire profit soars 41% to a record Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 6:54 PM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc on Friday said second-quarter profit soared 41 percent to a record high.

  • Six stocks to buy on a dip: ‘Fast Money’ pros Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 6:40 PM ET

    A stock market decline provided opportunity to buy quality names at a discount, several pros say.

  • Bionic eyes to supercomputers: Inside Livermore Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 4:32 PM ET
    Jeff Wisoff in front of the world’s largest laser at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

    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—pay attention Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 11:43 AM ET
    A Microsoft logo is pictured at a electronic store in Shanghai on July 29, 2014.

    China is muscling tech firms and investors need to pay attention — this could impact future earnings, says Michael Yoshikami.

  • FEATURE-Bitcoin catches on in tech-savvy Romania Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:45 AM ET

    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.

  • 5 government assists for a million-dollar business Saturday, 26 Jul 2014 | 9:28 AM ET

    The business of federal contracting can be extremely lucrative, even during recent years, when budgets were squeezed.