If you can’t go over the White House wall or through its front door, how about breaking into its computer networks?
That appears to be what happened in recent weeks.
Hackers believed to be working for the Russian government were behind an attack on the White House’s unclassified computer network used by the president’ ...
A majority of 1,642 technology experts surveyed for a new study predict rogue groups and malicious individuals will ramp up their cyber attacks, causing significant loss of life or property by 2025.
While some of those queried by the Pew Research Center said they believe the problem has been exaggerated by the media as well as by secu ...
SunPower, Silicon Valley’s dominant solar panel manufacturer, reported per-share earnings of 30 cents early Wednesday on revenue of $663 million, beating analysts estimates thanks to strong demand in the United States, China and Japan. Shares were up slightly in early trading.
“Solar power is increasingly competitive with tradit ...
“Unfortunately, the default position of the market is that Twitter will become the next Facebook which is why hopes and dreams get far ahead of what the reality can ever deliver.”
— Richard Windsor, analyst at Edison Investment Research, says Twitter is “looking less and less like a social network” — and more a ...
Can Facebook follow last quarter’s blockbuster earnings report with a strong showing when it reports results this afternoon?
Expectations are high: Analysts surveyed by FactSet estimate profit of 40 cents a share on $3.12 billion in revenue. That compares with profit of 25 cents a share on $2.02 billion in sales in the year-ago ...
Late Monday, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk sent out a tweet calling a Wall Street Journal article about sagging Tesla sales “incorrect.” Though Tesla doesn’t typically disclose sales by either month or region, Musk said “September was a record high WW and up 65% year-over-year in North America.”
That tweet i ...
Bromance was in the air Monday night at WSJDLive as Apple CEO Tim Cook and Alibaba CEO Jack Ma professed their admiration for each other – and said they’d like to team up on mobile payments.
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Late Monday, Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk sent out a tweet calling a Wall Street Journal article about sagging Tesla sales "incorrect." Though Tesla doesn't typically disclose sales by either month or region, Musk said "September was a Read More →
A purse-snatching? Upsetting.
A first-degree murder? Unthinkable.
A hacker stealing my credit-card information? Truly horrifying!
In a shocking if timely bit of news from the digital front lines of our shared online world, a new poll reveals that what Americans fear most nowadays Read More →
In a nod to the booming popularity of playing casino game on a smartphone, Playstudios, a mobile and social game developer in Burlingame, has raised $20 million from investors.
Playstudios makes free apps for gaming enthusiasts who want to access Read More →
How many new users are there in the Twittersphere? Inquiring minds want to know. Additional key things analysts and others will be watching this afternoon when Twitter reports its third-quarter results: Ad revenue. The outlook for the company's new products.
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Hewlett-Packard, which recently announced it is splitting itself into two companies to become more efficient, also is considering lightening its corporate load in China, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Citing "people familiar with the matter," the newspaper said "H-P has Read More →
"It’s a more complex world today, and, in that sense, Apple is representative of that world."
— Michael Feroli, chief United States economist for JPMorgan Chase, on how tough it is to calculate the effect of the iPhone, and Read More →