WSJD - Technology
Amazon More Than Doubles Its Profit
26 Apr 2018 at 8:43pm
The online retail firm more than doubled its quarterly profit despite spending heavily on building more warehouses and devices, as well as bulking up on assets for its delivery network and video content.
Microsoft Rides Cloud Strength, Signals More to Come
26 Apr 2018 at 4:48pm
Microsoft extended its streak of wins in the latest quarter as it moves into an era where its Windows franchise plays a supporting role to its burgeoning cloud-computing operations.
Intel's Higher Profit Shows Firm Shaking Off Chip Flaws
26 Apr 2018 at 8:24pm
Intel?s quarterly profit rose as the chip giant showed no impact from revelations earlier this year of critical security flaws in its processors.
EU Presses Tech Firms on Search Results, Fake News
26 Apr 2018 at 10:02am
The European Union tightened its effort to rein in tech giants like Alphabet?s Google and Facebook, advancing several measures that aim to shape the way they operate in Europe.
Tesla's Autopilot Hit With More Turmoil as Leader Departs for Intel
26 Apr 2018 at 4:58am
The head of Tesla?s Autopilot semiautonomous-driving system departed for Intel, adding new turmoil to a key program for the auto maker that is already beset by executive departures and safety questions.
The News Is Good for Baidu
26 Apr 2018 at 11:27pm
China?s search-engine giant has found a way to make its users stick around: tailored news content generated by artificial intelligence.
Nintendo, Scoring Roaring Business, to Switch It Up With a New CEO
26 Apr 2018 at 6:44am
Nintendo Chief Executive Tatsumi Kimishima said he would step down in June in favor of a younger executive, calling it the right time after the Switch game machine introduced last year turned into a hit.
Huawei Scraps Bond Sale After U.S. Criminal Probe Comes to Light
26 Apr 2018 at 6:01pm
Huawei Technologies scrapped plans for a bond sale following revelations that the Justice Department is investigating whether the Chinese cellular giant violated U.S. sanctions related to Iran.
Beijing Ready to Hit Back if U.S. Curbs Chinese Investments
26 Apr 2018 at 3:36am
The U.S. threat of investment restrictions is already damping the enthusiasm of Chinese businesses, with some canceling or slowing plans to invest in the American market.
Facebook Posts Surge in Revenue as It Tackles User-Data Crisis
26 Apr 2018 at 3:38am
Facebook, in its first earnings report after touching off widespread data-privacy concerns, posted soaring revenue and profit that highlighted the company?s central place in the digital economy.
Why Amazon and Google Haven't Attacked Banks
27 Apr 2018 at 12:23am
Banks are emerging as big potential customers for the cloud-computing businesses of Amazon.com, Alphabet and Microsoft, making technology companies think twice about alienating them by becoming direct competitors.
Samsung's Earnings Hot Streak Continues
26 Apr 2018 at 4:34am
Sales of memory chips drove the company?s fourth consecutive quarter of record operating profits, but investors are focused on how long the good times can keep rolling.
Snap Tries Again With High-Tech Specs
26 Apr 2018 at 2:13pm
Snap is trying a reboot with its video-recording sunglasses, Spectacles, which had a splashy debut?and then fizzled?when introduced just over 18 months ago.
The Crypto Crime Wave Is Here
26 Apr 2018 at 1:23pm
From stickups and drug deals to white-collar scams, cryptocurrency-related crime is soaring?and law enforcement is scrambling to keep up
Smarter Cities and Safer Self-Driving Cars: Imagining Life in 5G
20 Apr 2018 at 9:58am
We?re on the brink of a breakthrough in wireless technology: 5G mobile internet, which will put the speed of a fiber connection in everything from your smartphone to your car. Youngky Kim, the head of Samsung?s Networks Business, offers a glimpse of a truly connected world.