Court rejects bankruptcy protection for Mt. Gox
TOKYO (AP) -- The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange in Tokyo is headed for liquidation after a court rejected its bankruptcy protection application....
Yahoo's 1Q highlighted by Alibaba, modest ad gains
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Yahoo is prospering from its lucrative investments in Asia while the Internet company's listless advertising sales are picking up, if ever so slightly, under CEO Marissa Mayer....
Intel reports lower 1Q net income, higher revenue
NEW YORK (AP) -- Intel's earnings fell in the first three months of the year amid a continued slump in the worldwide PC market, but revenue grew slightly because of solid demand for tablet processors and its data center services....
Ahead of the Bell: Yahoo
NEW YORK (AP) -- Yahoo soared 8 percent in trading before the opening bell Wednesday after quarterly results showed an aggressive push into Asia and a slight pickup in advertising revenue....
Wireless industry makes anti-theft commitment
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A trade group for wireless providers said Tuesday that that nation's biggest mobile device manufacturers and carriers will soon put anti-theft tools on the gadgets to try to deter rampant smartphone theft....
Review: Windows Phone advances with 8.1 update
NEW YORK (AP) -- Microsoft's new Windows system for smartphones addresses many of the shortcomings in previous versions....
Twitter buys data analytics partner Gnip
NEW YORK (AP) -- Twitter says it has bought its data partner Gnip, which provides analysis of the more than 500 million tweets its users share each day - to advertisers, academic institutions, politicians and other customers....
Google buys drone maker Titan Aerospace
NEW YORK (AP) -- Google has bought Titan Aerospace, a maker of solar-powered drones, saying it could help bring Internet access to remote parts of the world as well as solve other problems....
Study shows increase in online information thefts
NEW YORK (AP) -- The number of Americans who say they've had important personal information stolen online is on the rise, according to a Pew Research Center report released Monday....
Review: Siri-like Cortana fills Windows phone gap
NEW YORK (AP) -- "Yay, it's Nick! How can I help?"...
The Social Security Administration is suspending a controversial program that goes after adult children of deceased taxpayers who the government claims received overpayments more than a decade ago. The move to halt the three-year-old program came after members of Congress complained. The policy led to the seizure of $55 million worth of tax refunds.
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