By YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - Sony Corp. reported Thursday a smaller flow of red ink for the fiscal second quarter on a sales recovery and restructuring efforts and stuck to its full year forecast for a return to profit from its worst loss in company history the previous year
TOKYO (AP) - Sony reduces fiscal second quarter loss to 15.5 billion yen ($193 million) on sales recovery .
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By FARID HOSSAINAssociated Press
JHARABARSHA, Bangladesh (AP) - Amina Begum had never seen a computer until a few years ago, but now she's on Skype regularly with her husband. A woman on a bicycle brings the Internet to her.
Dozens of "Info Ladies" bike into remote Bangladeshi villages with
BEIJING (AP) - China announced an anti-dumping probe Thursday of European exports of polysilicon used in making solar panels, adding to a flurry of trade disputes with the European Union and the United States.
Beijing's latest probe follows the EU's launch of an investigation in September
HOUSTON (AP) - BMC Software said Wednesday that its second-quarter net income fell from a year ago as revenue slipped and marketing expenses rose. The earnings still beat analyst expectations and the company approved the buyback of 15 percent of its outstanding shares in the next 12 months. Its
By The Associated Press
OPPORTUNISTIC INVESTOR: Billionaire Carl Icahn disclosed Wednesday that he and his investment funds have accumulated a 10 percent stake in Netflix Inc. Icahn told The Associated Press he is interested in the Internet video subscription service because he believes it'
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Naysayers would have you believe Disney's purchase of Lucasfilm can only mean one thing: Bambi and Mickey Mouse are sure to appear in future "Star Wars" movies taking up lightsabers against the dark side of the Force.
Not so, say
By The Associated Press
BlackBerry maker Research In Motion says it's now testing its much-delayed BlackBerry 10 smartphones with 50 wireless carriers around the world. RIM calls it a key step.
RIM previously announced delays to its upcoming BlackBerry 10 system, which the company considers
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - Rosetta Stone Inc. and Google Inc. have agreed to dismiss a three-year old trademark infringement lawsuit between the two companies and made plans to work together to fight trademark abuse online.
Rosetta Stone sued Google in 2009 for allowing rivals to advertise copycat
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Cell towers knocked out by Superstorm Sandy were slowly coming back to life Wednesday, federal regulators said, but about 1 in 5 were still out of service in a storm-hit area stretching from Virginia to Massachusetts.
That compares with 1 in