SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Technology products distributor Ingram Micro Inc. said Monday that it will buy mobile services provider BrightPoint for about $650 million in cash to broaden its geographic reach and increase its customer base.
Ingram Micro will pay $9
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Microsoft is absorbing a $6.2 billion charge to reflect that one of the biggest deals in its 37-year history turned out to be a dud.
The non-cash charge announced Monday could saddle Microsoft Corp.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. (AP) - Communications equipment maker Tellabs Inc. said Monday that CEO Rob Pullen has died of cancer.
In a statement, Tellabs Chairman Michael Birck said Pullen died on Monday. The company announced in April that Pullen, 50, was being treated
PITTSBURGH (AP) - In a story July 2 about a conduct code for operators of unmanned aircraft, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Boeing Co. subsidiary Insitu builds drones in Port Orange, Fla. An Insitu employee who was quoted in the story works for the company in that
NEW YORK (AP) - One of the Internet's first photo-sharing sites has closed.
Eastman Kodak Co. shut its Kodak Gallery service as scheduled on Monday. Kodak filed for bankruptcy protection in January and sold much of the photo-sharing business to Shutterfly for
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - In the 1982 sci-fi movie "Blade Runner," there are hints that the hero, played by Harrison Ford, is an artificial human - an "android" or "replicant." His job is to go out and kill other, rogue androids.
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Upscale headphone maker Beats Electronics is buying music subscription service MOG in an attempt to improve what goes into playback devices as much as what comes out of them.
Beats, founded by rapper Dr.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google has submitted a proposal aimed at avoiding a showdown with European regulators threatening to crack down on the some of the Internet search leader's business practices.
The attempt to work out a settlement came in a Monday letter
NEW YORK (AP) - The federal government is opening regional patent offices in Silicon Valley and three other areas as part of efforts to reduce a backlog and hire experts not willing to move to the Washington area.
The U.S. Commerce Department previously announced
By TOBY STERLINGAP Business Writer
Google chairman Eric Schmidt has submitted a proposal to European regulators in Brussels aimed at avoiding a showdown on the some of the Internet search leader's business practices.
The European Competition Commissioner