Microsoft wants ads in Xbox LIVE apps to be the new way marketers target consumers.
Several reports are pointing to a weaker-than-expected quarter for Apple’s iPhone sales ahead of the tech giant's earnings, raising further worries for the company's stock that already is down sharply in just a few weeks.
Investors willing to give Nokia more time may look to its survivability, as well as its Microsoft partnership. Maybe the company just might be successful at recycling itself. After all, you know what they say about “other people’s junk.”
The ratings agency downgraded Nokia's debt to junk status to reflect the company's poor first-quarter earnings and its uphill struggle to remain competitive.
Stocks trimmed their losses but still ended in the red Monday, with the S&P 500 down almost 4 percent from its 2012 highs, weighed by political and economic worries in the euro zone.
Facebook’s user growth continues to be gangbusters: the company now has 901 million monthly active users, up from 845 million in the last filing.
Silicon Valley patent wars are heating up and Facebook wants to protect itself against some potentially very pricey litigation.
Facebook is buying a portion of patents from Microsoft for $550 million in cash, which Microsoft recently acquired from AOL.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports that the $550M deal between Microsoft and Facebook will give the social networking giant ownership of about 650 AOL patents.
The House this coming week will consider legislation to better defend corporate networks from foreign governments, cybercriminals and terrorist groups.
Take a look at some of Tuesday’s morning movers:
Microsoft’s earnings and revenue growth is expected to accelerate on the heels of its earnings beat Thursday, a UBS analyst said.
Stocks pared their early gains to finish mixed Friday, but the Dow and S&P still ended higher for the week, propelled by some robust earnings and encouraging news from the euro zone.
Apple stock—which seemed almost invincible a few weeks ago—skidded into correction territory Friday after plunging more than 10 percent from its all-time high just 10 days ago.
Despite upcoming releases, one analyst believes Apple’s competition may drive its value down.
The FHMR traders discuss how to play the latest earnings announcements, including Microsoft, McDonald's and Schlumberger. Chris Verrone, Strategas head of technical research, also offers insight on whether investors should sell ahead of Apple's earnings report next week.
Remember that movie "Armageddon"? Bruce Willis and Ben Affleck travel to space to drill into an asteroid and break it apart before it collides with Earth.
Is the world's most valuable company losing its worth? Edward Zabitsky, ACI Research CEO and analyst, explains why he is bearish on Apple now.
U.S. stock index futures were higher Friday, propelled by strong earnings reports from General Electric and Microsoft, but uncertainty surrounding the euro zone kept investors on edge.
Take a look at some of Friday’s morning movers: