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  • The average estimate of 14 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 61 cents per share. Ten analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $27.94 billion. Analysts surveyed by Zacks had expected revenue of $28.14 billion.

  • CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., April 28- The U.S. Air Force will save 40 percent by buying a GPS satellite launch from Elon Musk's SpaceX compared with what United Launch Alliance has been charging, the head of the Space and Missile Systems Center said on Thursday. The Air Force on Wednesday awarded SpaceX an $83 million contract to launch the satellite, breaking the monopoly...

  • April 20- Apple Inc will report its second-quarter results on April 26, a day later than scheduled, according to the company's website. The postponement was due to a memorial service for Silicon Valley veteran Bill Campbell, CNBC reported. Campbell, who advised tech leaders including Apple's Steve Jobs and Amazon.com' s Jeff Bezos, died on Monday after a long...

  • SALT LAKE CITY— A son of wealthy industrialist Jon Huntsman Sr. has agreed to buy The Salt Lake Tribune, ending uncertainty about the future of Utah's largest newspaper that has long been an independent watchdog in a state where the Mormon church wields significant power. Digital First Media, which runs major publications in Colorado and California, reached an...

  • NEW YORK— That drone flying around a suburban house might not belong to a wannabe pilot— it may be a tool that's become indispensable for a small business. Mark Stoner's chimney repair company uses them to assess the work a potential customer needs without rigging a scaffold or having a worker climb onto a sharply-angled roof. "We started using them in dangerous or...

  • April 18- Silicon Valley veteran Bill Campbell, who advised tech leaders including Apple's Steve Jobs and Amazon.com' s Jeff Bezos, has died on Monday after a long battle with cancer, his family said. "He helped us build Google and in countless ways made our success possible," Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Alphabet Inc, said in a post. "Just hearing the news about...

  • William Campbell

    He gave advice to some of the tech industry's greatest leaders and innovators. Re/code reports.

  • April 18- Silicon Valley veteran Bill Campbell, who advised tech leaders including Apple's Steve Jobs and Amazon.com' s Jeff Bezos, has died, technology website Re/code reported on Monday. He has served on a number of boards, including Apple Inc and Columbia University. Re/code's Kara Swisher said Campbell died after a long struggle with cancer.

  • COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 14- United Launch Alliance plans to cut up to 875 jobs, or about one-quarter of its workforce, before the end of 2017 to better compete against rivals bankrolled by billionaire entrepreneurs including Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos, ULA's chief executive said on Thursday. In an interview with Reuters, ULA CEO Tory Bruno said another 400 to...

  • COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 14- United Launch Alliance plans to cut up to 875 jobs before the end of 2017 to better compete against rivals bankrolled by billionaire entrepreneurs including Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos, ULA's chief executive officer said on Thursday. ULA, a partnership of Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co, expects a first round of 375 job cuts to be...

  • Amazon's Jeff Bezos

    Amazon's CEO is openly comparing the company's cloud division to its retail operation, and that's a scary prospect for tech companies.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 13- Amazon.com Inc rolled out a new Kindle e-reader on Wednesday, its eighth and slimmest device in the series, with a charger that is built into its cover. The Kindle Oasis, which at $289.99 will be the most expensive in the range, will be available for orders on Wednesday and start shipping on April 27. "It's the most advanced Kindle we've ever...

  • Amazon Kindle Oasis

    Amazon introduced the eight generation of its Kindle e-readers.

  • Jeff Bezos, Amazon.com founder and CEO

    Jeff Bezos spoke Tuesday about his plans and dreams for space, and what it is holding back the industry from the final frontier.

  • The Amazon Kindle Oasis.

    This is definitely the funkiest looking Kindle that Amazon has designed in quite some time. The Verge reports.

  • Space X's Falcon 9 rocket lifts off with an unmanned Dragon cargo craft from the launch platform in Cape Canaveral, Florida on April 8, 2016.

    SpaceX's efforts are one of several under way aimed at reusing space launch vehicles to bring costs down sharply, the Financial Times reports.

  • Mark Cuban

    Billionaire investor Mark Cuban thinks entrepreneurs could get some inspiration from a resignation letter.

  • Amazon's CEO triple play

    Jeffrey Cohn, DHR Managing Director, and Aaron Kessler, Raymond James Analyst, discuss Amazon's unconventional move to have three CEOs.

  • The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) is displayed in Las Vegas in this Jan. 16, 2013, picture provided by NASA.

    SpaceX's latest launch will have a small, expandable space "apartment" created by developer Robert Bigelow for $290 million ... and counting.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 5- In a letter sent to shareholders on Tuesday, Amazon.com Inc's founder and chief executive, Jeff Bezos, defended the online retailer's corporate culture, which was the subject of a critical report by The New York Times last year. The online retailer forcefully rebutted the paper's report after it was published last year, with the company's...