By MATTI HUUHTANENAssociated Press
HELSINKI (AP) - Moody's ratings agency on Friday downgraded Nokia's debt grade to junk status, citing greater than anticipated pressure on the struggling cellphone maker's earnings after it announced plans for major cuts and global
By BARBARA ORTUTAYAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The co-founder of a large Russian Internet company wants to invest in the types of robotics envisioned in "The Jetsons" - that 1960s cartoon portraying a family from the future, with flying cars, robot maids and all sorts of
By EILEEN NGAssociated Press
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Malaysia's government has imposed two new conditions on a rare earth refinery set up by Australian miner Lynas to assuage public fears of radioactive pollution.
Tan Bun Teet, who heads the "Save
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Published reports say Microsoft is in talks to buy Yammer, a company that develops private social networks for companies.
Bloomberg News and The Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter, report that Microsoft could pay more
By The Associated Press
A look at results from selected companies in the video games business:
April 12: Market tracker NPD Group says U.S. retail sales of video game hardware, software and accessories fell 25 percent in March from a year earlier to $1.1
NEW YORK (AP) - A new study says U.S. retail sales of video-game hardware, software and accessories fell 28 percent in May to $517 million. It's the sixth-consecutive month of decline.
Sales of console and portable software - the video games themselves - fell
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - Demand Media Inc. said Thursday that its chief financial officer is stepping down and be replaced by the online content provider's treasurer.
Mel Tang, the company's treasurer and senior vice president of finance, will become
By BRIDGET MURPHYAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Combining classic fiction with modern technology, Boston College students created a new app that takes users on an interactive walking tour of Dublin through the eyes of James Joyce characters in his stream-of-consciousness
NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook's stock is regaining some ground nearly a month after its rocky initial public offering.
The stock gained $1.02, or 3.7 percent, to close Thursday at $28.29. That's still down nearly 26 percent from Facebook's IPO price of $38
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Microsoft is being secretive about a "major" announcement it plans to make in Los Angeles on Monday.
The company invited media to an afternoon event, but it says it won't divulge the location until that morning. In an email, the company