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NEW YORK, Aug 28- Microsoft Corp avoided a potentially costly setback to its financially troubled mobile phone business on Friday as the U.S. International Trade Commission declined to block the import of its devices in a longstanding patent dispute. The decision rejected a ruling in April by a U.S. trade judge who found that Microsoft had infringed two...
NEW YORK, Aug 28- Microsoft Corp avoided a potentially costly setback to its financially-troubled mobile phone business on Friday as the U.S. International Trade Commission declined to block the import of its devices in a longstanding patent dispute.
Aug 27- GameStop Corp said it expected robust revenue growth in the second half, helped by a strong slate of video game releases and growth in its mobile and consumer electronics businesses. Activision Blizzard Inc's "Destiny: The Taken King", Microsoft Studios' "Halo 5: Guardians" and Ubisoft's "Assassin's Creed: Syndicate" are set to be released in the third quarter.
BRUSSELS, Aug 27- Google, the world's most popular Internet search engine, rejected on Thursday European Union antitrust charges that it abused its market power, saying they lacked any economic or legal basis. "Economic data spanning more than a decade, an array of documents and statements from complainants all confirm that product search is robustly...
NEW YORK— Facebook is the latest technology company to offer users a virtual assistant service. David Marcus, the head of messaging products at the Menlo Park, California company, says in a Facebook post that M can do things like buy items for you, get gifts delivered and book restaurant reservations or appointments. Microsoft and Amazon also have options.
SAN FRANCISCO— Microsoft said Wednesday that its new Windows 10 software is running on more than 75 million computers, tablets and other devices— in just under a month since the operating system was released. Microsoft Corp., which is best known for making software for personal computers, is hoping Windows 10 will help it rebuild loyalty among users who are...
Despite Microsoft's recent fall, one trader is betting $2.6 million on a long-term rally.
—Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist. —Jon M. Huntsman Sr., Utah philanthropist and founder of the Huntsman Cancer Institute. —Irwin and Joan Jacobs, San Diego philanthropists.
Alibaba's cloud-computing arm, Aliyun, has launched an artificial intelligence (AI) platform as it looks to boost its cloud offering.
The video game industry is getting set to kick off its busiest three months of the year.
European markets closed sharply lower on Monday, despite paring some losses, amid a staggering selloff in stock markets around the world.
Despite indicators of another brutal day Monday, market strategists say opportunities abound.
The Dow Jones industrial average entered correction territory Friday amid global growth concerns and continuous selling in the oil market.
Despite a slowdown in PC sales, Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman said she has hope for PCs in the longer term, but enterprise has been the highlight.
Clothing chain Uniqlo's parent announced Friday that it would let some employees clock-in just four days a week.
NEW YORK, Aug 20- InterDigital Inc has violated U.S. antitrust law by failing to keep its promise to fairly license its technology considered essential to mobile phone communications, Microsoft Corp said in a lawsuit on Thursday. It comes as the U.S. International Trade Commission is set to rule this month on whether Microsoft smartphones should be banned from...
The complaint against InterDigital, filed in federal court in Wilmington, Delaware, comes as the U.S. International Trade Commission is set to rule this month on whether Microsoft smartphones should be banned from import into the United States for infringing two of InterDigital's patents.
Salesforce.com reported better-than-expected earnings on Thursday and again raised its revenue forecast for the full year.
Microsoft will hold an October launch event to debut new hardware, including phones and tablets, sources told The Verge.
Aug 20- Salesforce.com Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, helped by an increase in demand for its web-based sales and marketing software, and raised its revenue forecast for the full year for the third time. CNBC reported in May that Microsoft Corp and Salesforce held "significant talks" but failed to agree on a price.