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  • The Japanese electronics and energy conglomerate's U.S. joint venture partner Western Digital opposes the deal. The plant in Yokkaichi, 290 kilometers southwest of Tokyo, makes highly lucrative SanDisk memory chips— the business Toshiba has agreed to sell to a consortium headed by investment company Bain Capital for 2 trillion yen. That plan will go ahead...

  • BEIJING, Oct 6- China said on Thursday it has approved HP Inc's $1.1 billion purchase of Samsung Electronics' printer business with certain restrictions, citing concerns about the U.S. firm's dominance of the domestic laser printer market. In a statement issued late on Thursday, the Ministry of Commerce said sale of A4 format laser printers by HP in China should...

  • Satya Nadella, chief executive officer of Microsoft

    Canaccord Genuity upgrades Microsoft to buy from hold Wednesday, noting that the company could give more credibility to the esports industry.

  • Sept 29- Since 2015, Apple Inc has tried to protect its Mac line of computers from a form of hacking that is extremely hard to detect, but it has not been entirely successful in getting the fixes to its customers, according to research released on Friday by Duo Security. Duo examined what is known as firmware in the Mac computers. Firmware is an in-built kind of...

  • HPE reportedly planning to cut 10% of staff

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise is planning to ax at least 5,000 workers, or about 10 percent of its staff, by the end of this year, according to a Bloomberg report.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 11- When Apple Inc unveils new iPhones on Tuesday at its Apple Park "spaceship" campus, there may be important clues for the watchers of seven semiconductor stocks. Apple exerts a sun-like gravitational pull on the global electronics supply chain, affecting the pricing of commodities like flash memory chips- it consumes 18 percent of global...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 11- When Apple Inc unveils new iPhones on Tuesday at its Apple Park "spaceship" campus, there may be important clues for the watchers of seven semiconductor stocks. Apple exerts a sun-like gravitational pull on the global electronics supply chain, affecting the pricing of commodities like flash memory chips- it consumes 18 percent of global...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 11- When Apple Inc unveils new iPhones on Tuesday at its Apple Park "spaceship" campus, there may be important clues for the watchers of seven semiconductor stocks. Apple exerts a sun-like gravitational pull on the global electronics supply chain, affecting the pricing of commodities like flash memory chips- it consumes 18 percent of global...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 11- When Apple Inc unveils new iPhones on Tuesday at its Apple Park "spaceship" campus, there may be important clues for the watchers of seven semiconductor stocks. Apple exerts a sun-like gravitational pull on the global electronics supply chain, affecting the pricing of commodities like flash memory chips- it consumes 18 percent of global...

  • Sept 7- The U.S. energy storage market fell 11 percent in the second quarter as utilities connected fewer large projects to the grid, but batteries deployed in homes and businesses hit a record thanks to state incentives in California and Hawaii and lower prices on the technology. Overall, the U.S. deployed 38 megawatts of new energy storage during the period, down...

  • Google is trying again to push Chromebooks into big businesses, the core market for Microsoft Windows

    Chrome Enterprise will integrate with Microsoft Active Directory and VMware AirWatch software.

  • VMware shares to surge more than 20% because the Amazon cloud threat is overblown: Analyst

    Deutsche Bank raises its rating for VMware shares on Monday to buy from hold, saying the company's server virtualization software can continue to thrive in a cloud computing world.

  • TOKYO, July 27- Japan's Canon Inc raised its annual operating profit forecast in its second upward revision this year on a recovery in printer sales as well as brisk orders for equipment used to manufacture organic light emitting diode screens. That compares with an average analyst estimate of 297 billion yen and its previous estimate of 270 billion yen.

  • TOKYO, July 27- Japan's Canon Inc raised its annual operating profit forecast on Thursday in its second upward revision this year, helped by a recovery in printer sales. The company, which also makes copiers and cameras, forecast profit of 330 billion yen for the year through December, up from 270 billion yen estimated three months prior. The company also said...

  • ZURICH, July 25- Logitech International raised its profit outlook for the year after strong sales of its gaming and video collaboration products helped the computer peripheral maker beat forecasts in its first quarter. The Swiss-U.S. company said it now expects operating income of $260 million to $270 million, up from its previous view of $250- 260 million.

  • You're bringing together two of the leaders, "AES Chief Executive Andres Gluski told Reuters. Last week, Tesla Inc beat out privately owned Lyon Group, working with AES, and dozens of other companies for a contract to install the world's biggest grid-scale battery in Australia. AES and Siemens currently account for about 17 percent of installed energy storage,...

  • *Renault plans 100 megawatt storage facility- sources. FRANKFURT, June 7- Renault-Nissan is drawing up plans to build a 100 megawatt power storage plant in Europe, sources told Reuters, hoping to give electric car batteries a second life in a project that could eventually compete with utility companies. "We're working with The Mobility House on several...

  • HONG KONG, April 28- Chinese smartphone maker Huawei Technologies has come under fire from users for "cutting corners," after it said it used a mix of less advanced and powerful chips in its flagship P10 model due to tight supplies of the parts. The company's mobile chief Richard Yu said on April 20 that Huawei used a mix of less efficient eMMC flash memory cards and...

  • ZURICH, April 26- Logitech is looking at acquisitions to accelerate growth and help expand into new product categories, Chief Executive Bracken Darrell said on Wednesday after the computer peripherals maker's fourth-quarter results beat forecasts. Logitech, the world's largest maker of computer mice, posted a 52 percent increase in net profit during the...

  • Best retail sales growth in six years: Logitech CEO

    Bracken Darrell, CEO and president of Logitech, discusses earnings and how his business is addressing the growth of products such as Amazon's Alexa and Google Home.