By YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writer
CHIBA, Japan (AP) - It's not quite game over at the annual Tokyo Game Show opening Thursday, but with smartphones, tablets and other computer-like devices luring people away from the once-dominant consoles devoted to video games, the rules have changed.
By LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - Despite several years of escalating diplomacy and warnings, the U.S. is making little headway in its efforts to tamp down aggressive Chinese cyberattacks against American companies and the government.
U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, who is
CHIBA, Japan (AP) - The Tokyo Game Show is highlighting both anticipation and worries in the industry.
Smartphones and other computer-like devices are luring people away from consoles devoted to video games, such as Sony Corp.'s PlayStation 3 and Microsoft Corp.'s Xbox 360.
Game fans are
By MEAD GRUVERAssociated Press
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Final testing is being done on a National Center for Atmospheric Research supercomputer on the outskirts of Cheyenne that will be used for climate modeling and other Earth sciences.
Research is expected to begin this fall on the new computer
By KEN RITTERAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Antigua and Barbuda is threatening unspecified sanctions against the U.S. if the federal government fails to lift a trade "blockade" preventing the island from hosting Internet gambling, a top government official from the island nation said
By DAVID KOENIGAP Airlines Writer
DALLAS (AP) - Former American Airlines chief executive Robert Crandall has joined the board of travel-search startup Hipmunk Inc.
The company's website sorts flights on a visual timeline with graphics that show at a glance whether connections are involved,
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Real estate website operator Trulia Inc. said Wednesday it has priced its planned initial public stock offering at $17 each, above its expected range.
The company and its shareholders plan to sell 6 million shares. At $17 apiece, the offering would raise $102 million.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Adobe Systems Inc., maker of such popular software as Adobe Reader and Photoshop, said Wednesday that its fiscal third-quarter net income inched higher, matching Wall Streets' expectations. But its earnings forecast was weaker than expected, and its shares slipped in
NEW YORK (AP) - AOL has harvested a new chief financial officer from its board of directors.
Karen Dykstra, an AOL Inc. board member since 2009, took over the CFO job on Wednesday. She replaces Artie Minson, who AOL promoted to chief operating officer three months ago.
Minson had been handling the
NEW YORK (AP) - Verizon and unions representing 43,000 employees reached tentative, three-year agreements on Wednesday, covering job security, retirement and other issues.
Verizon Communications Inc. called the agreements "fair and balanced."
The employees, who work in Verizon's landline