Amazon Widens Its Push-Button E-Commerce Horizons
The Internet giant is adding dozens of products to its Dash Button program, making it possible to order a specific product with the push of a...
Behind the Sharp Deal, Apple-Samsung Rivalry Looms
Neither Apple nor Samsung has played a visible role in the Sharp takeover battle. But their technological rivalry – and the future of the iPhone –...
Snapchat aims to be the all-in-one messaging platform of choice with Chat 2.0
The battle for messaging apps just got more heated with Tuesday's announcement from Snapchat.
Disney, Saban Invest in Content-Platform Maker Playbuzz
Walt Disney has invested in Playbuzz, a creator of an online platform for quizzes, games and other content, the latest move by the entertainment...
FBI agrees to unlock iPhone, iPod in Arkansas homicide case
The FBI agreed Wednesday to help an Arkansas prosecutor unlock an iPhone and iPod belonging to two teenagers accused of killing a couple, just days...
Singapore's Garena Raises New Funds, Valuing It at $3.75 Billion
Investors plow a fresh $170 million into Singapore’s Garena Interactive Holding, despite falling valuations for less-successful U.S. startups.
Behind Foxconn's Sharp Deal, Gou Left Little to Chance
Terry Gou, the secretive Taiwanese billionaire behind Foxconn’s takeover of Sharp, must now prove that he made the right bet on a once formidable...
Fujifilm Zooms In on Instax's Retro Appeal in Digital Age
Fujifilm’s instax camera is back in the spotlight after nearly two decades, thanks to a growing taste for analog, especially among young buyers.
China Says New Rules Won't Boost Blocking of Foreign Websites
China has sought to address criticism of proposed new Internet regulations, saying they had been misunderstood and suggesting they wouldn’t lead to...
Flavio Cattaneo Named CEO of Telecom Italia
NTV chief will succeed Marco Patuano, who resigned earlier this month over clashes with Telecom Italia’s board and its principal shareholder,...
iPhone-Assembly Tycoon Drove Hard for Sharp Deal in Japan
Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou carefully orchestrated a $3.5 billion acquisition of Japanese electronics giant Sharp, beating out the government-backed...
IBM to Buy Salesforce.com Consulting Partner Bluewolf
IBM is moving to boost a consulting business to aid customers of Salesforce.com, reaching a deal to buy a specialist in that field called Bluewolf...