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Apple hit $100 a share for first time since its seven-for-one split in June.
Most likely to be another Netscape? Would never catch Microsoft and Yahoo? Google has proved a lot of pundits wrong since its IPO.
NEW YORK— HTC will start making a version of its flagship HTC One phone with Microsoft's Windows software inside. HTC said it developed the new model at the request of Microsoft, which has been trying to boost its Windows Phone system.
Ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans at a rally celebrating his new ownership of the NBA team.
The facts of Google's first 10 years are impressive.
NSK Ltd. said Tuesday it was fined 174.9 million yuan and NTN Corp. said it was fined 119.2 million yuan. It said the company, a unit of Germany's Daimler AG, used its control over supplies of replacement parts to charge excessive prices. Officials have said Volkswagen AG's Audi luxury unit and Fiat Chrysler Automobile NV's Chrysler also violated the law.
Apple Inc. rose 1.2 percent to $99.16 with 45,150,400 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 8 percent to $24.63 with 27,046,800 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose 1.3 percent to $74.59 with 23,473,500 shares traded.
These once-ballyhooed tech stocks are still hurting even while the broad Nasdaq composite index is hitting a 14-year high, USA Today reports
Investment managers love bets made by both billionaire activists, according to a new analysis of top hedge fund stock positions.
SAN FRANCISCO— Google's IPO, a decade ago this week, launched the company on a trajectory that continues to reshape its business and much of the world in its orbit.
Despite its wildly successful products, consumer feedback to Google technology has not always matched its grand ambition.
Ten years after the search giant's IPO, CNBC looks at where some high-ranking Googlers have landed in the tech industry and beyond.
Companies like Google, Facebook and Cisco Systems are employing unorthodox new criteria to size up their deal targets.
SHANGHAI, Aug 18- German luxury car Mercedes-Benz has been found guilty of manipulating prices for after-sales services in China, the official Xinhua news agency reported, citing regulators.
Mercedes-Benz has been found guilty of manipulating prices for after-sales services in China, the official Xinhua news agency reported.
BEIJING— China's government said Monday it has concluded Mercedes-Benz violated anti-monopoly law and charged excessive prices for parts, adding to a growing number of global automakers snared in an investigation of the industry.
SHANGHAI, Aug 18- German car maker Daimler AG's luxury brand division Mercedes-Benz has been found guilty of manipulating prices for after-sales services in China, the official Xinhua news agency reported, citing authorities in Jiangsu province.
*VIX jumps on Russia, Ukraine concerns. NEW YORK, Aug 15- U.S. stocks ended mixed on Friday, paring an earlier selloff sparked by reports of Ukraine shelling a Russian armored column.
*Russia denies report Ukraine engaged Russia armored column. *VIX jumps on Russia, Ukraine concerns. Markets had opened higher on hopes of easing tensions between Russia and Ukraine, but shed those gains following the statement from Ukraine, which added later that its forces had come under shellfire from Russia.
"Three weeks ago, half the population didn't know what ALS is," ALS Association Development Officer Lance Slaughter tells CNBC. "Now millions of people do."