AMD warning latest hit for PC sector
AMD’s warning on Thursday highlights the dilemma faced by other PC component makers, including Intel Corp., as they reel from a slowing market and shifting competitive landscape.
NewsWatch: Apple off nearly 5%, Intel down; tech stocks sink
Tech stocks took a hard hit on Wednesday, one of the worst sectors in a falling market, following lackluster results from Intel Corp. and Yahoo Inc. Apple Inc. shares lost almost 5%.
Stocks Rise for Fourth Day in a Row, Led by Retail
(NEW YORK) — Rite Aid, Ross Stores and other retailers surged Thursday after turning in better sales, and major stock market indexes rose for a fourth day straight. The discount chain Ross Stores jumped 6 percent, the best gain in the Standard & Poor’s 500 index. The company said stronger sales in March will likely push profits above its previous estimate this quarter. The stock jumped $3.56 to $63.80. A surprising drop in claims for unemployment benefits last week gave investors more encouragement. Analysts said it could mean a slowdown in hiring last month may have been temporary. “The numbers today make it seem like that March report was an anomaly,” said David Heidl, a regional investment manager at U.S. Bank’s wealth management unit. “It’s another reason for optimism.” (MORE: How ‘Made in the USA’ is Making a Comeback) The Dow Jones industrial average gained 62.90 points to close at 14,865.14, an increase of 0.4 percent. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 5.64 ...
Therese Poletti's Tech Tales: Can Intel create a better TV experience?
Chip giant Intel Corp. has had a poor track record of trying to diversify beyond its core PC business over the years and it is now fueling the skeptics again with a new effort to develop a pay TV alternative, writes Therese Poletti.
United States: Patent License Extends To Reissue Patents Unless Contrary To Intent Of Parties - Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
In a recent case, the Federal Circuit has affirmed the district court’s SJ determinations of license and noninfringement in favor of Intel Corp..
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