Finance and reporting

Cisco to cut 4,000 jobs despite strong quarterly earnings

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Networking giant beats analysts' expectations for income and revenues but continues with its restructuring plans
15 Aug 2013

Tim Cook pressure could amass $700 per Apple share, says Carl Icahn

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Activist investor says he has achieved 'large position' in company
14 Aug 2013

Rackspace public cloud struggles against Amazon's AWS

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Heavy investment in its open cloud vision reduces its margins
09 Aug 2013

Amazon UK introduces digital downloads for software and videogames

600 products already launched - with more to follow, promises Amazon
07 Aug 2013

HMRC reveals over £3.7bn spend with Capgemini

HMRC has revealed the details of its spend with Capgemini via the Aspire contract following a FoI request from Computing
05 Aug 2013

Microsoft writes-off $900m on Surface tablets, according to SEC filing

Microsoft Surface revenues weighed in less than the write downs on unsold stock of Surface RTs
31 Jul 2013

Amazon reports quarterly losses and warns of more to come

Pressure to diversify takes its toll on Amazon's numbers, despite a 22 per cent growth in sales
26 Jul 2013

Huawei expects 10 per cent sales growth for 2013 after reporting interim results

Chinese telecoms equipment company generated $18.6bn in the first half of 2013
24 Jul 2013

EE doubles 4G users to 687,000 - claims it is on target to sign-up one million by 2014

Some 2.6 per cent of its UK customers are now using 4G
24 Jul 2013

Why Google shares fell despite 19 per cent growth in revenues

Mobile advertising concerns reflected in five per cent drop in share price
19 Jul 2013

IBM sees 17 per cent drop in net income, while strong TV sales buoy LG

Intel, meanwhile, sees quarterly profit tumble by 29 per cent
18 Jul 2013

Yahoo ad revenues nosedive as CEO Marissa Mayer looks to mobile

Decline in ad revenues at Yahoo accelerates, but profits increase following acquisitions
17 Jul 2013

BlackBerry Z10 prices slashed in the US

$99 on two-year contract with AT&T or Verizon, or $49 with Amazon or Best Buy
15 Jul 2013

AT&T to acquire Leap Wireless for $1.2bn

US telecoms giant will acquire Leap's licenses, network assets, retail stores and five million subscribers
15 Jul 2013

Dell or Icahn: Which of Dell’s buyout offers makes the most sense for shareholders?

The sooner the uncertainty over the firm's future direction is over, the better
12 Jul 2013

MPs 'concerned' about government’s Digital by Default strategy

Science and Technology Committee voices doubts over £1.8bn annual savings target and personal data security measures
09 Jul 2013

Governments pledge to stop tech giants exploiting tax loopholes

Plan for specific changes to tax diplomacy for G20 countries
08 Jul 2013

Google unveils London 'groundscraper' HQ

£650m King's Cross base will be 20 metres longer than the Shard skyscraper is tall
01 Jul 2013

Icahn looking for $5.2bn in loans for Dell buyout bid

Billionaire's plan 'unrealistic' because of a $2.9bn shortfall, says Dell
25 Jun 2013

Build a spin-off entertainment arm, Third Point hedge fund urges Sony

Investor ups stake but lays down law to struggling electronics firm
18 Jun 2013

Dan Wagner plans London Stock Exchange return with £170m float for Venda

Dot-com entrepreneur plans initial public offering valuing company at up to £170m
17 Jun 2013

Google's 'contrived' tax arrangements must be 'fully investigated' by HMRC

Public Accounts Committee launches scathing attack on web giant's UK tax practices
13 Jun 2013

Vodafone pays no UK corporation tax for the second time

Despite revenues exceeding £5bn, mobile firm says it wiped out tax liabilities with investments and interest payments
07 Jun 2013

Google will pay higher taxes if laws changed, says Schmidt

Google chairman once again defends firm's tax arrangements
28 May 2013