NEW YORK (AP) - EBay Inc. is expected to post higher earnings and revenue when it reports its second-quarter results on Wednesday after the market closes, helped by its fast-growing PayPal segment and its e-commerce business.
There has been ongoing concern that the uncertain global economy is
NEW YORK (AP) - The uncertain global economy will serve as a challenging backdrop as IBM Corp. reports its quarterly financial results Wednesday.
IBM is the world's largest technology-services company. Its results provide a gauge of the global business appetite for technology spending.
AMSTERDAM (AP) - ASML Holding NV, the largest supplier of manufacturing equipment to computer chip makers, says its net profit fell to €292 million ($359 million) in the second quarter from €432 million in the same period a year ago.
The company announced Wednesday that its sales for the quarter
By The Associated Press
THE RESULTS: Intel says net income was down 4.3 percent from last year, but ahead of Wall Street expectations. Revenue rose 3.6 percent.
THE WARNING: The company says the weak global economy is slowing its growth, and revenue for the current quarter is likely to come in
By JOCELYN NOVECKAP National Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - "Another piece of good news today," tweeted the expectant mom, announcing to her online followers that she and her husband are awaiting a baby boy.
But this wasn't just any excited mom-to-be. This was 37-year-old Marissa Mayer, the newly
By RACHEL LA CORTEAssociated Press
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Facebook users in Washington state will have something else to brag about to their online friends: that they registered to vote on Facebook.
The secretary of state's office said Tuesday it will have an application on its Facebook page
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Just a few hours after Yahoo ushered in Marissa Mayer as its new CEO Tuesday, the struggling Internet company's second-quarter earnings tempered some of the excitement surrounding her hiring.
The results provided a sobering reminder
NEW YORK (AP) - Intel Corp., the world's largest chipmaker, said Tuesday that the weak global economy is slowing its growth, and revenue for the current quarter is likely to come in below Wall Street forecasts.
Intel's second-quarter net income was $2.83 billion, or 54 cents per share. That
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Viacom has decided to let new episodes of "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" and "The Colbert Report" be shown on its websites, easing a blockade of online viewings that it imposed last week in a fee dispute with DirecTV.
Tuesday's move came a day after both shows resumed new
By the Associated Press
The European Commission says it's opening an investigation into whether Microsoft has kept the antitrust commitments it made in 2009. The dispute is over providing a screen letting users of Microsoft's Windows operating systems select a browser other than Microsoft