Technology

2017 Data Breaches Total Continues Climb, Up 24% Year Over Year

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) is that there have been 917 data breaches recorded this year through August 16 and that nearly 17 million records ...
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Why This Is the Best Quarter Applied Materials Has Ever Had

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) reported fiscal third-quarter financial results after markets closed Thursday. The general consensus after seeing these results is that Applied Materials had its best quarter in ...
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What Analysts Are Saying After Cisco Earnings

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) released its most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Wednesday. Unfortunately, the results did not live up to expectations and investors sent the ...
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Alibaba Sees Huge Growth From the Cloud

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) released its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The Chinese e-commerce giant said that it had $1.17 in earnings per ...
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Cisco Sinks Despite Meeting Q4 Estimates

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) reported fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after markets closed Wednesday. The networking giant said that it had $0.61 in earnings per share (EPS) and $12.1 billion ...
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What to Expect When Cisco Reports After the Close

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) will release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are $0.61 in earnings per share ...
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How Extreme Networks Won Big in Its Q4

When Extreme Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: EXTR) reported its most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Monday, the company said that it had $0.17 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Amazon: The Devil You Know and the Devil You Don’t

The well-established disruption Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has caused in the brick-and-mortar retail business is spreading. And the fear of Amazon is spreading in sectors as varied as real estate ...
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IBM Shares Down 14% in 2017, While Amazon’s Rise 31%

Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) AWS cloud business is widely considered the leader in the market. Several companies have decided to chase it in this sharply growing market. Among those that ...
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Vencore Closes In on IPO

Vencore Holding has registered an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were mentioned in the filing, ...
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2017 Data Breaches Total Hits 900, Up 26% Year Over Year

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 900 data breaches recorded this year through August 9 and that nearly 17 million records ...
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Nvidia Earnings Beat Not Nearly Enough for Investors

Nvidia Corp. (NASDAQ: NVDA) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results after markets closed Thursday. The company said that it had $1.01 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.23 billion in ...
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Microsoft Loses Consumer Reports Recommendation on 4 Laptops

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) took a hit on Thursday after the consumer advocacy group Consumer Reports said that it would be pulling its recommendation for four Microsoft laptops. This opposition ...
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Are Short Sellers Making the Right Bet on Apple?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) watched its short interest rise from a year-to-date low in the period ended on July 31. Meanwhile, Apple’s stock has risen 7% in the past month, ...
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Short Sellers Grow More Selective in Cybersecurity Stocks

Cybersecurity has become an increasingly important issue that companies have to address as they continue to develop new platforms and mobile apps. Hackers have been able to steal credit card ...
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