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Google reports billions in losses

Google loses $70 billion in value following Q1 earnings report

On April 29, Google’s parent company Alphabet gave a largely positive accounting of its first quarter financial performance. The company’s earnings were hurt by a $1.7 billion European Union regulatory fine...
Slack gets ready to go public

Slack is getting ready to go public

Slack, the workplace messenger app that many businesses use to manage their professional communications, is now planning on going public. The move was revealed late in April, when Slack Technology Inc. filed...
Apple pays out big to Qualcomm in settlement

Apple pays out big to Qualcomm in settlement

In mid-April, Qualcomm and Apple sent shockwaves through the semiconductor industry by settling their long-running legal dispute. As part of the agreement, the chipmaker will provide Apple with its patented components,...
Intel ceases 5G mobile chip development after Apple announcement

Intel stock falls 9 percent on tepid earnings projection

Intel stock (NASDAQ:$INTC) was down last Friday on the heels of the company's earnings report released the day prior. The tumble marked the largest in the company's stock since 2016. Earnings Projection Cools...
Avnet posts good numbers for FQ3

Avnet beats analyst estimates in FQ3

Avnet, Inc. (NASDAQ:$AVT), the major electronic components distributor, released its earnings for the company's fiscal year third quarter recently. The earnings report included strong YoY EPS growth and sales growth in...

Huawei has $26.8 billion first-quarter despite US boycott

Despite being declared an enemy of the United States government last year, Huawei’s revenues have hit unprecedented highs. On April 22, the company reported it had raked in $26.8 billion in...
Apple and Qualcomm finally settle their differences; what now?

3 major takeaways from the Apple-Qualcomm settlement

On April 16, Apple and Qualcomm ended years of public acrimony and legal wrangling with a surprise settlement. Additionally, the pair has made arrangements to resume their once fruitful partnership as...
Intel ceases 5G mobile chip development after Apple announcement

Intel announces it won’t make 5G mobile chipsets

On April 16, semiconductor firm Intel announced that it won’t manufacture mobile modems for any 5G phones. Notably, the corporation made the disclosure only hours after Apple and Qualcomm settled all...
China Japan share ETFs

Japan and China to list each other’s index funds

China and Japan are set to list each other's index funds as soon as May, the Nikkei Asian Review reports. In a first for the country, China will trade exchange-traded fund (ETF)...
Qualcomm announces new AI chip

Qualcomm develops new AI chips

Semiconductor and telecom equipment company Qualcomm (NASDAQ:$QCOM) announced last Tuesday its new chip to improve artificial intelligence (AI) computing, in a move to get an edge on fast-moving industry competitors. The functionally-named...

Google, Intel end business relationships with Huawei

Last week, President Donald Trump issued an executive order banning U.S. companies from doing business with “firms posing a national security risk.” As the...

Intel discloses security flaw in all chips made since 2011

Last month, researchers working out of Austria’s Graz University of Technology uncovered a wide-ranging security flaw in Intel microchips. The data scientists found the...

University of Michigan reveals a new processor that can’t be hacked

Hackers have been exploiting online security breaches for decades, and largely, these malicious attacks have been considered unfortunate, but inevitable. While everyone always urges each...

3 key ways to innovate your supply chain

Supply chain managers at the cusp of the coming fifth industrial revolution today face old questions with fresh answers: Which technologies are viable for...

Avnet discusses Farnell growth plans

Avnet, Inc. (NASDAQ:$AVT), the major global electronics and embedded solution distributor, recently said in the company's Q3 Earnings Call that it has growth plans...
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