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China's anti-monopoly agency announced an investigation Tuesday of Microsoft Corp., stepping up regulatory pressure on foreign technology companies.
U.S. communications regulators on Wednesday reminded Internet service providers to promise consumers only the speed and quality of service that they actually deliver, or face penalties.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday it is delaying sales of its first Tizen-powered smartphone in the latest setback to the company's ambition to create a mobile platform to rival Google's Android or Apple's iOS.
The Street: The war in question is between the Internet Core, represented by Google and Netflix, and the Internet Edge, represented by companies such as Comcast and Time Warner Cable as well as the phone companies AT&T, Verizon, and CenturyLink .
The Street: Recently, iPad sales have begun to slow, with Apple announcing unit sales had fallen more than 9% in the quarter following a 16% decline in the previous quarter. Does this signal the beginning of the end for tablet computers?
The Street: There were many on Twitter last night, singing a requiem for the iPad. One conclusion appears to be that because iPads haven't tracked the success in volume of iPhones, that the product is a failure. That appears to be a premature conclusion. Here's why.
Facebook and most other social networks are built on the premise that just about everything should be shared -except the money those posts produce. At least two services are trying to change that
Super-hero antics performed live pack a CGI-worthy wallop at Wells Fargo Center show.
MUMBAI, India (AP) - India's largest online e-commerce company, Flipkart, raised $1 billion in new capital this week as the company gears up for competition with Amazon's push into the Indian market.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Iraq and Afghanistan veterans have flocked to for-profit colleges, including a troubled chain that is closing or selling its campuses amid a series of federal and state investigations.
NEW YORK (AP) - The little blue bird is flying high. Stronger-than-expected financial results pushed Twitter's stock sharply higher on Tuesday after the short messaging service said its revenue more than doubled in the second quarter.
NEW YORK (AP) - Samsung Electronics Co., the world's biggest maker of smartphones, saw its sales drop in the second quarter, a research firm said Tuesday.
NEW YORK (AP) - Think you're in control? Think again.
Asana is a service created to minimize the need for workplace email by serving as a one-stop shop for assigning work, sharing ideas, posting important updates and tracking the progress of projects.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Dustin Moskovitz is plotting an escape from email.
China's anti-monopoly agency announced an investigation Tuesday of Microsoft Corp., stepping up regulatory pressure on foreign technology companies.