As Apple's stash of cash grows, so does the possibility that the world's most valuable company will use some of the money for a huge acquisition that would expand its empire beyond iPhones and other gadgets.
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 04:57 PM EDT
Microsoft Takes Aim at Google With Laptop, Slim Windows
Microsoft is taking aim at Google as it introduced a Surface device for students and slimmed down Windows for the classroom.
The new Surface Laptop is the first Surface device without a detachable keyboard....
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 05:02 PM EDT
Facebook Tops Highest Paid Interns List With Monthly $8K
Ivanka Trump's first foray into self-help writing came in 2009 with "The Trump Card," a breezy compilation of workplace advice, stories about her dealmaker dad and a hefty dose of celebrity namedropping.
Monday, May 1, 2017 at 04:31 PM EDT
Bank Shares Rise After Trump Talks of Breaking Up Big Banks
President Donald Trump said Monday he is "looking at" breaking up some of the nation's biggest banks, returning to a campaign promise that he'd since seemed to have put on the back burner.
Fox News Channel said Monday that co-president Bill Shine is out, the latest high-level departure at a network beset with charges of harassment and discrimination that have already claimed founding CEO Roger...
Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 08:11 PM EDT
YouTube Ad Boycott Could Spell Trouble for Alphabet's Google
YouTube's inability to keep big-brand ads off unsavory videos is threatening to transform a rising star in Google's digital family into a problem child.
It's not yet clear whether a recent ad boycott of YouTube...
Dallas-based Southwest Airlines plans to end the common industry practice of overbooking flights.
In a CNBC interview, Southwest CEO Gary Kelly said "I’ve made the decision and the company’s made the decision...
Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 at 09:05 PM EDT
China Rumors Rife as Gas Restrictions in N. Korea Drag On
An acute shortage of gasoline in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang that has sparked price hikes and hoarding is raising fears of potentially crippling pain at the pumps if things don't get better soon — and...