ATLANTA (AP) - Earthlink Inc.'s third-quarter profit fell sharply but the company boosted its full-year outlook as it made progress in shifting its focus toward information technology services.
The company, based in Atlanta, was once known as an Internet service provider but struggled with
DALLAS (AP) - The election in November and the Olympics this summer lifted net income of Belo Corp. 81 percent, the television station owner said Tuesday, and declared a special dividend for investors.
Belo, which is based in Dallas but owns 20 TV stations in 15 markets around the country, earned $
ARMONK, N.Y. (AP) - IBM says its board had added $5 billion to its stock buyback program, bringing the total buyback authorization to $11.7 billion.
The computer and consulting company last added to it buyback program in April, in the amount of $7 billion. IBM Corp. said Tuesday that it expects to
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. newspaper circulation was almost unchanged in the six months that ended in September as publications continued to make gains in digital editions, according to data from a media industry group.
Average daily circulation for print and digital editions combined fell 0.2 percent
NEW YORK (AP) - The head of Apple's iPhone software development was asked to resign after he refused to sign a letter apologizing for the flaws of Apple's mapping application, according to a published report.
The Wall Street Journal says Scott Forstall's refusal was the latest clash
By MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
McLEAN, Va. (AP) - Wars and video games seem to go together like peanut butter and jelly. But those games usually involve tanks and machine guns and Tet offensives; not horses, bayonets and Bunker Hill.
Now, though, one of the biggest game releases of the
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Superstorm Sandy knocked out a quarter of the cell towers in an area spreading across 10 states, and the situation could get worse, federal regulators said Tuesday.
Many cell towers that are still working are doing so with the help of
DALLAS (AP) - Cellphone company MetroPCS Communications Inc. said Tuesday its net income more than doubled in the third quarter on a gain from a securities settlement and lower costs.
In early October MetroPCS, a low-cost carrier, agreed to combine with the larger T-Mobile USA. Even combined, they
By JIM KUHNHENNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's iPod could pass for a voter outreach tool.
Interviewed Monday on Cincinnati radio station WIZF, Obama ran through his musical tastes, an eclectic and all-encompassing list of artists and tracks that reflect the
HELSINKI (AP) - Nokia says its Windows 8 phones will hit stores in Britain and France this week, before reaching Russia, Germany and other select markets in November.
The Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 are the ailing company's first handsets to use Microsoft's Windows 8 software, launched last