Amazon upgrades popular Kindle e-reader
US online giant Amazon on Tuesday unveiled an improved version of its market-dominating Kindle e-reader.
Vodafone says 'fantastic' Verizon deal will strengthen strategy
Vodafone chief executive Vittorio Colao said Tuesday that the British mobile phone giant's $130-billion (99-billion-euro) Verizon Wireless deal would help strengthen its strategy, boost infrastructure investment ...
Verizon reclaims US wireless stake for $130B
Verizon will own its wireless business outright after agreeing Monday to pay $130 billion for the 45 percent stake in Verizon Wireless owned by British cellphone carrier Vodafone.
Pilgrimage threatens pristine Indian Kashmir Himalayas
Every summer for two months, hundreds of thousands of devout Hindus, some chanting hymns, trek high into the Himalayas in Indian Kashmir in a gruelling pilgrimage to a cave shrine.
Ballmer's replacement still a mystery
Guessing who might replace Steve Ballmer has always been something of a parlor game for Microsoft Corp. watchers.
Path forward for Microsoft unclear as Ballmer exits
The path forward for Microsoft following news of chief executive Steve Ballmer's departure remains murky as the tech giant seeks to get back on the edge of innovation. ...
Yahoo shares gain as it tops Web traffic
Yahoo shares powered higher Thursday after a survey showed the struggling Internet giant topped a survey for US Web visitors for the first time since 2011. ...
Largest PV facility for own consumption in Germany
Renewable energies and electric energy storage are central research topics of KIT. Now, KIT is transferring its theoretical findings into practice: KIT will build the largest photovoltaics facility for own ...
Ethiopia signs mobile expansion deal with China's ZTE
Ethiopia signed an $800-million (600-million-euro) agreement with Chinese telecom giant ZTE Sunday to expand its telecommunications network, national operator Ethio Telecom said.
Cisco to cut 4,000 jobs (Update)
Information technology giant Cisco announced Wednesday that it will cut 4,000 jobs, equal to five percent of its workforce.
New Zynga CEO reshuffles ranks, 3 execs to leave
Three executives are departing Zynga as part of an executive reshuffling by the online game maker's new CEO, Don Mattrick.
UK bars trash cans from tracking people with Wi-Fi (Update 2)
Officials demanded Monday that an advertising firm stop using a network of high-tech trash cans to track people walking through London's financial district.
Yahoo overhual will include new logo
Yahoo's push to re-invent itself will include a new logo to be introduced next month.
Groupon names Eric Lefkofsky as CEO
Groupon named co-founder Eric Lefkofsky as CEO, replacing Andrew Mason, who was fired from the online deals site in February amid growing concerns about its financial performance.