Microsoft Corp on Thursday posted quarterly profit and revenue that beat analysts' estimates, as more businesses signed up for its Azure cloud computing services and Office 365 productivity suite. The company's flagship Azure cloud product recorded revenue growth of 89 percent in the fourth
Google has been quietly working for years on a replacement for Android, the operating system that powers three quarters of the world's smartphones. Engineers who work on the new software, called Fuchsia, told Bloomberg they want to see it being rolled out to voice-activated smart speakers and other
Promoting a robust economy, President Donald Trump pressed U.S. companies and trade associations on Thursday to enhance their job training programs as employers search for qualified skilled workers to fill vacancies. At an event in the East Room, Trump told corporate leaders and workers that the nation
The average price of imported vehicles sold in the United States could jump by thousands of dollars if the Trump administration imposes tariffs under a worst-case scenario provided by the Center for Automotive Research. The Michigan-based think-tank estimates U.S. consumers would see the average price
After initially moving not much at all, Microsoft stock jumped over 4% in after-hours trading. Earnings per share of $1.14, versus $1.08 expected (GAAP). Notably, this marks the end of Microsoft's 2018 fiscal year.
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Diana Stepner, a recent McGill graduate, was stepping off the Metro last August when she received a notification on her iPhone that she had just been sent a file. She had received the photo because of an iPhone feature called AirDrop, which allows for files to be sent between phones without requiring
European regulators' latest swipe at the dominance of U.S. tech giant Google could open new opportunities for rivals in search and web browsers — that is, if cellphone manufacturers decide to make the most of the opening. The European Commission on Wednesday fined Google a record $5 billion for
By Joshua Franklin NEW YORK (Reuters) - Blackstone Group LP , the world's largest manager of assets such as private equity and real estate, is kicking off a fundraising "super cycle" which could see it manage more than half a trillion dollars in assets, its chairman and CEO Stephen Schwarzman
Chris Lidell, White House deputy chief of staff, discusses the Trump administration's push to help retrain workers for the jobs of the future.
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By Jack Stubbs LONDON (Reuters) - Technical and supply-chain issues with equipment made by Chinese firm Huawei have exposed Britain's telecom networks to new security risks, a government report said on Thursday. The assessment, made in a report signed off by Britain's GCHQ spy agency, will
One YouTuber found he had to put his new 2018 MacBook Pro in a freezer to make it work at its full potential. The MacBook Pro he was using is the brand-new 2018 model with the powerful Intel Core i9 processor. Dave Lee of the Dave2D YouTube channel found that the only way he could get the most out