DOJ’s antitrust case against Google is ambitious but risky

CEO of Alphabet and Google Sundar Pichai in Warsaw, Poland on March 29, 2022. Mateusz Wlodarczyk | Nurphoto | Getty Images The Department of Justice’s latest challenge to Google’s tech empire is an ambitious swing at the company with the potential to rearrange the digital advertising market. But alongside the possibility of great reward comes … Read more

Intel (INTC) earnings Q4 2022

Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger stands in front of a cathedral in the German city of Magdeburg on Nov. 12, 2022. During his visit to him, Gelsinger also visited the planned site of the Intel Gigafactory in the Eulenberg industrial park. /dpa-Zentralbild/dpa (Photo by Peter Gercke/picture alliance via Getty Images) Peter Gercke | Picture Alliance | … Read more

IBM earnings Q4 2022

IBM CEO Arvind Krishna speaks at a panel session at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Jan. 17, 2023. Stefan Wermuth | Bloomberg | Getty Images IBM reported quarterly revenue on Wednesday that topped analysts’ estimates, driven by higher-than-expected growth in the company’s software and infrastructure segments. Here’s how the company did: Earnings: … Read more

Microsoft investigating Teams and Outlook outage as users report issues

The Microsoft logo is seen at the Microsoft store in New York City. Mike Segar | Reuters Microsoft said it is investigating issues with several of its products, including Teams and Outlook. The US technology giant said that users may not be able to access multiple Microsoft 365 services. “We’ve identified a potential networking issue … Read more

Microsoft forecast suggests gloomy tech environment will continue

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella leaves the Elysee Palace after a meeting with the French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on May 23, 2018. Aurelien Morissard | IP3 | Getty Images Microsoft executives on Tuesday told analysts to expect a continuation of the weak pace of business that emerged in December, which hurt the software maker’s … Read more

Microsoft (MSFT) earnings Q2 2023

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaks at the company’s Ignite Spotlight event in Seoul on Nov. 15, 2022. Nadella gave a keynote speech at an event hosted by the company’s Korean unit. SeongJoon Cho | Bloomberg | Getty Images Microsoft shares rose as much as 5% in extended trading on Tuesday after the company reported fiscal … Read more

DOJ files second antitrust suit against Google, seeks to break up its ad business

CEO of Alphabet and Google Sundar Pichai meets Polish Prime Minister at the Chancellery in Warsaw, Poland on March 29, 2022. Mateusz Wlodarczyk | Nurphoto | Getty Images The US Justice Department on Tuesday filed its second antitrust lawsuit against Google in just over two years. It’s the latest sign that the US government is … Read more

Google CEO defends layoff process in heated town hall Monday

Sundar Pichai, CEO, Alphabet Lluis Gene | AFP | Getty Images Days after Google announced the largest round of layoffs in the company’s 25-year history, executives defended the job cuts and took questions from a concerned workforce during a town hall meeting on Monday. Google CEO Sundar Pichai led the companywide meeting and told employees … Read more

Spotify to cut 6% of its workforce as tech layoffs continue

Spotify announced Monday it’s cutting 6% of its global workforce as the music streaming company contends with a gloomy economic environment that has seen consumers and advertisers alike limit their spending. Spotify has a total workforce of around 9,800 people, which means the cuts impact around 600 employees. According to its LinkedIn profile, the company … Read more

Microsoft announces new investment in ChatGPT-maker OpenAI

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella speaks at the company’s Ignite Spotlight event in Seoul on Nov. 15, 2022. SeongJoon Cho | Bloomberg | Getty Images Microsoft on Monday announced a new multiyear, multibillion-dollar investment with ChatGPT-maker OpenAI. Microsoft declined to provide a specific dollar amount, but Semafor reported earlier this month that Microsoft was in talks … Read more