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U.S. stock-index futures traded mixed on Thursday after falling slightly on higher-than-expected jobless claims.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stocks closed higher for the third time in four days as a rally in tech, airlines and biotech firms helped lead gains.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 13- Intel Corp plans to use wearable gadgets such as smart watches to monitor patients with Parkinson's disease and collect data that can be shared with researchers.
No matter how fast, smart and powerful our phones get, they still often die by mid-day if we leave our charger behind.
U.S. stocks closed down in light volume trade for the first time in three sessions as developments in Ukraine and Russia troubled investors.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 11- It's not often that a judge decides to blow up a settlement worth hundreds of millions of dollars because it is too low, but San Francisco attorney Daniel Girard convinced one Silicon Valley jurist to do exactly that.
U.S. stocks pared gains in light volume trading on Monday as investors looked for signs of easing in geopolitical tensions.
John McAfee made a surprise appearance at a hackers' conference, where he unveiled a new website to give people a place online to vent their anger.
LAS VEGAS, Aug 8- John McAfee, the flamboyant anti-virus software industry pioneer, made a surprise appearance at a computer hackers' conference on Friday evening, where he unveiled a new website to give people a place online to vent their anger.
A judge rejected a $324.5 million settlement Friday between tech workers and Google, Apple, Intel and Adobe over hiring.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 8- A U.S. judge on Friday rejected a $324.5 million settlement of a class action lawsuit filed by tech workers who accused four Silicon Valley giants including Apple and Google of conspiring to avoid poaching each other's workers.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 8- A U.S. judge on Friday rejected a $324.5 million settlement between tech workers and companies including Apple and Google in a lawsuit accusing the companies of conspiring to avoid poaching each other's workers. District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California, said the proposed settlement amount "falls below the range of reasonableness."
Companies make headlines when they outsource manufacturing, but the impact of corporate R&D being outsourced is underexposed.
CNBC's Dominic Chu breaks down AMD and Intel to see which chip company is the most efficient allocator of research and developmental capital.
Stocks fell sharply Tuesday, with traders citing uncertainty about Ukraine and concerns of higher interest rates.
In the latest sign that the problem persists, researchers at the federally funded MITRE lab said this week that many customers of Intel Corp still had not adopted revised security designs Intel distributed in March after the MITRE team found new vulnerabilities in the start-up process.
Advancing technology and demographic trends will likely continue to change the consumer purchase landscape in the next 25 years. Here's how.
Lawrence Livermore is reaching out to private industry amid a race for talent and ideas to solve pressing issues including national security.
DUBLIN, July 30- Ireland is in the firing line from Washington again for luring U.S. companies to its shores for tax benefits, but despite contrite noises coming from Dublin, it has too much to lose to discourage U.S. firms bent on shifting their tax domiciles.