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Foxconn, which manufactures more than 40 percent of the world’s electronics for such companies as Apple, Dell, Amazon and others, has pledged to sharply curtail the number of working hours within its Chinese factories and significantly increase wages, a move that could improve working conditions across China.
With Yahoo’s stock not moving the needle over $20 since mid-2008, CEO Scott Thompson is facing a massive proxy showdown with hedge fund honcho Dan Loeb, who owns a 5.8% stake (over $1 billion ) in Yahoo through his company, Third Point.
Applied Materials CEO Michael Splinter is thankful for the explosion in tablets and smartphones because that goes right to his company's bottom line.
Spotify today removed the five track playback limit on its free service in five European countries and has announced it will extend the unlimited free listening trial in the U.S.
Smartphones now account for nearly 50 percent of all U.S. mobile subscriptions, according to a new report.
Private market trading in Facebook – the company that created the need for secondary brokerages in the first place – will be suspended after this week as the company takes final steps toward its initial public offering slated for May, according to people familiar with the matter.
Japan's only dynamic random-access memory (DRAM) chips maker, Elpida, delisted on the Tokyo bourse on Wednesday, marking the biggest corporate failure in Japan's manufacturing history.
If you’re a top executive at Apple, all that hard work is definitely paying off. In hundreds of millions of dollars worth of stock.
Daniel Loeb is shooting off fighting words to Yahoo's CEO again, making clear he has no intention of backing down from his demands that Third Point needs more directors on Yahoo's board of directors.
Internet providers that beam broadband connections to rural America via satellites are expanding their services as the need for faster video and downloads is becoming universal.
Want to impress your friends and/or have them accuse you of witchery? Well, if you own an Apple computer, you're in luck, because a new free app for Mac allows you to stop and start your music by just holding up your hand in front of your webcam.
Reid Hoffman recently loaned Kiva $1 million and invited 40,000 people to each lend out $25 of his money to a borrower of their choice, using the Kiva platform, at no cost.
Most of the world is interconnected thanks to email and social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter, according to a new poll released on Tuesday.
Our tech saturation has reached such a critical point that some experts say it's rewiring our brains. One new book even suggests that our gadgets can make us act as if we have psychological disorders ranging from narcissism and anxiety problems to addictions and compulsive behaviors.
Somewhere on the Eastern Seaboard – Prisons are easier to enter than Visa's top-secret Operations Center East, its biggest, newest and most advanced U.S. data center.
You might have heard about a mini-controversy surrounding the battery on the new iPad. It turns out that when it reads 100 percent, the battery may or may not be at full capacity. Is it a big deal?
Square just upped the ante in its budding rivalry with PayPal over consumers and merchants in the multibillion-dollar mobile payments business.
The cellular provider in Israel celebrates its fifth listing anniversary, with Nir Sztern, Cellcom Israel CEO.
Microsoft employees, accompanied by United States marshals, raided two nondescript office buildings in Pennsylvania and Illinois on Friday, aiming to disrupt one of the most pernicious forms of online crime today — botnets, or groups of computers that help harvest bank account passwords and other personal information from millions of other computers, the New York Times reports.
CNBC's Jon Fortt looks at the other new Apple product, Apple TV, a $99 set-top box that features AirPlay, which allows you to beam photos or videos directly to your television from an Apple device.
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Lipton is CNBC's technology correspondent, working from CNBC's Silicon Valley bureau.
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