January 14, 2011
Companies, many of which froze their technology budgets during the Great Recession, are buying new servers for their data centers and PCs for their workers as their business prospects have brightened.
January 10, 2011
GSK vs. 60 Minutes; changes at the top at tekelec; highlights from the Consumer Electronics Show; and much, much more tech and life science news.
Updated January 5, 2011
IBM has made eight deals since July 1. Buyers also include Red Hat, HP, Cisco, Oracle, EMC and Intel.
December 6, 2010
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December 3, 2010
However, sales are flat in October at $26.3 billion, the same as in September.
November 18, 2010
Applied Materials Inc., one of the world's biggest makers of equipment for manufacturing computer chips, more than tripled its net income in the latest quarter and topped Wall Street's forecasts as semiconductor companies poured more money into upgrading their factories, despite wobbliness in the personal computer demand.
Updated November 12, 2010
The move to raise its dividend Friday provided a counterpoint to Cisco's weak projections that rattle stock markets.
October 31, 2010
Big Blue teams with researchers in Europe to find ways to reduce “phantom” energy use by idle electronic, other devices.
IBM targets energy vampires
October 30, 2010
The deal comes days before Microsoft rolls out its new ‘Kinect’ body movement-sensing controller for Xbox 360.
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Updated October 20, 2010
The LED lighting manufacturer reports a profit of 60 cents per share, or 8 cents higher than analysts forecast. However, revenue comes in at $268.4 million while analysts had expected $277.7 million.
Updated October 19, 2010
Barclays sets a price target of $52 per share, citing growing competition. That's well under the consensus target of other analysts.
Updated October 18, 2010
Ahead of Apple, IBM and other reports this week, a look back at Intel, Google and AMD performance shows some positive signs.
October 14, 2010
Ignoring the baggage from a spinoff, AMD says it would have earned more than Wall Street expected, a sign the company is getting better at squeezing profit out of the remaining business
October 13, 2010
Financial results top analysts' expectations and show that economic jitters didn't ruin consumers' appetite for new computers during the back-to-school crush.
October 12, 2010
The joint effort is focused on development of an alternative to traditional transistors in semiconductors.
September 24, 2010
While Raleigh-based Red Hat increased its guidance for the current quarter, both Intel and AMD have warned that they are seeing warning signs about PC purchasing trends.