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Sales of software titles are down 8 percent year to date—a shortfall of more than $200 million, according to the most recent numbers from the NPD Group, which tracks video game purchases.
Just when you thought Google was winning the Cool War, they go and get all Bing-y with it. Why, Google. WHY?
America must ramp up its investment in energy research and science, Xerox Chairman and CEO Ursula Burns told CNBC Thursday, her comments coming on the heels of a new plan for energy innovation released this morning by a group of the country’s top business leaders.
Cash is only good when it's being used to create wealth. Microsoft's management appears more interested in being bond traders than in running a tech company.
If Google's famously sparse home page is too plain for you, the company is giving you some more options.
U.S. antitrust regulators plan to investigate whether Apple is unfairly restricting rivals such as Google and Microsoft in the market for advertisements carried on the iPhone, iPad and iPod, the FT reported citing people familiar with the move.
Stocks ended mostly higher after a late rally Tuesday as banks and materials rebounded. But tech stocks remained under pressure.
Stocks staged a late rally Tuesday as energy stocks made a comeback. But tech stocks fell after several downgrades.
The economy might still be teetering but out here in Start-Up Central, the Silicon Valley's entrepreneurial spirit shines bright.
Gold hit a record high above $1,250 an ounce on Tuesday as concern over Europe's economic outlook lifted risk aversion. Is there still room for investors? Richard Bernstein, CEO of Richard Bernstein Capital Management and a CNBC contributor, and Francisco Blanch, head of global commodity research at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research, offered their insights.
Microsoft is planning to raise $1.15 billion by selling convertible debt to institutional investors. Proceeds will be used to repay debt.
Here’s a speculative stock that could soon overtake Intel.
You'd think by now the message would be clear: Ed Whitacre Jr. is not going to stop making changes. Once again, he shook up the management at the automaker. And once again, people are asking why Whitacre keeps moving executives around—and whether or not he knows what he's doing.
This is a live blog of the annual Apple Worldwide Developers Conference at Moscone West in San Francisco, California.
Stocks wavered on Monday as investors were encouraged by strong German factory data but the market still remained jittery. Phil Orlando, chief equity market strategist at Federated Investors, shared his outlook with CNBC.
As Apple prepares to host thousands of developers wandering their way along Apple's Yellow Brick Road to it its Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco this week, it does so at one of—if not THE—most fortunate times in the company's colorful history.
US stocks ended the week down almost 1.7% or greater, marking the worst June weekly debut since 2008 when the Dow lost -3.39%, the S&P fell -2.83%, and the NASDAQ declined -1.91% in the first week of June.
If the video game world were following its normal cycle, console makers would be revealing details of their next generation systems in less than two weeks. This cycle is anything but normal, though – and so at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), game makers will instead chart a new path.
Stocks eked out a gain after some late-session turbulence, led by techs. Energy stocks rebounded from the bottom of the pack to the No. 2 behind tech. Financials ended lower.
Plus, get calls on smartphones, cloud computing and more.