Finance and reporting

Google reports record $50bn revenue for 2012

Google chief executive Larry Page
Web giant sees revenue increase despite slight drop in UK search share
23 Jan 2013

$24bn Dell buyout deal moves closer

Dell founder Michael Dell
Deal involving private equity firm Silver Lake could be completed this week
22 Jan 2013

Nokia Siemens Networks looks to raise €700m from public markets

Nokia Siemens Networks logo
Telecoms firm wants to use money to pay off debt and fund investment
21 Jan 2013

Huawei profits up 33 per cent as firm eyes ICT opportunities

Chinese tech firm promises more openness as it looks to expand in IT sector
21 Jan 2013

Intel profits slump as PC sales decline

Net income for 2012 down 15 per cent on 2011
18 Jan 2013

SAP misses operating profit expectations despite record revenues

German software firm releases preliminary financial results
15 Jan 2013

Xerox CFO to join Apple

Luca Maestri replaces retired Betsy Rafael as corporate controller at Apple
11 Jan 2013

Nokia exceeds Q4 expectations with 4.4 million Lumia sales

Finnish firm achieves unexpected underlying profitability with Lumia's most successful quarter since release
10 Jan 2013

Software development issues partly to blame for MoD project delays

139 months of delays increased costs by £572m in the year to April 2012
10 Jan 2013

Microsoft claims to have sold 60 million licences for Windows 8

Windows 8 nearing levels of Windows 7 sales
09 Jan 2013

Barclays’ own cloud technology 'will slash 90 per cent of IT costs'

Bank is also starting to use the Linux operating system
07 Jan 2013

Huawei announces $35bn in sales revenue

Firm accused of being a security threat made a net profit of $2.4bn
07 Jan 2013

HTC posts lowest quarterly profit since 2004

Taiwanese firm's profits drop $322m year-on-year
07 Jan 2013

Worldwide IT spending to grow to $3.7tn in 2013, claims Gartner

But Europe will actually cut tech spending, according to Forrester
03 Jan 2013

Google Play revenue up by over 300 per cent

Apple App Store saw sales rise by 13 per cent over same period
03 Dec 2012

eBay's tax arrangement costs Britain and Germany $1bn

Firm registers tiny Luxembourg office as EU base to avoid VAT
03 Dec 2012

Google acquires retail coupon firm Incentive Targeting

Financial terms undisclosed but start-up is said to have raised £2.7m in funding
29 Nov 2012

H4cked Off: Buy Facebook, Dump Apple

Why Facebook will climb whilst Apple crumbles
05 Nov 2012

Apple avoids billions in taxes outside US

World's most valuable firm pays only two per cent corporation tax outside US
05 Nov 2012

Apple blame iPad Mini rumours for slower than expected iPad sales

'Only' 14 million iPads sold, but company still makes $8.2bn
26 Oct 2012

Strong Q3 for SAP while Facebook sees mobile revenue growth

Business software provider reports huge growth in cloud revenue while loss-making social media giant sees much-needed boost in mobile sales
24 Oct 2012

Texas Instruments reports 30 per cent rise in profits but decline in demand

Q3 net income of $784m aided by cost-cutting measures
23 Oct 2012

ARM sees profits rise over 20 per cent after strong quarter

iPhone, Samsung smartphones and Microsoft Surface orders all aid chip designer
23 Oct 2012

Google's shares crash on poor Q3 figures

Trading in Google shares halted on Nasdaq after earnings figures released early
18 Oct 2012