Technology

2018 Data Breach Count Remains Below Year-Ago Levels

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 124 data breaches recorded this year through February 16 and that nearly 3 million records ...
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Cisco Is Finally Back in Front of Wall Street

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) is one the few major technology companies that has still never recouped its share price from the dot-com bubble in 1999 and 2000. But now ...
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Are Analysts Behind the Curve on Applied Materials?

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) reported its most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Wednesday. The initial response to the report was not positive, but by Friday the stock ...
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Qualcomm Still Rejects Broadcom’s $121 Billion Offer

That didn't take long. After a face-to-face meeting with its suitor, Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) rejected the "last and final" offer of $82 a share in cash and stock from ...
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Huge Cash Repatriations Should Boost Large Cap Tech: 4 Stocks to Buy Now

Investors have waited for years, and they finally got their wish when the new tax law lowered the tax rate for companies with massive piles of cash overseas. While the ...
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Why Buffett Quit IBM and CEO Rometty

Warren Buffett's bet on International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM), which he has almost completely abandoned, was based on his belief that its chief executive officer, Ginni Rometty, could turn ...
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Cisco Dazzles With Q2 Earnings

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) reported fiscal second-quarter financial results after markets closed Wednesday. The company posted $0.63 in earnings per share (EPS) on $11.9 billion in revenue, compared with ...
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What to Expect When Cisco Reports After the Close

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) is scheduled to release its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates call for $0.59 in earnings per share ...
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8 Foreign Government Hacking Groups Targeting US Elections

In an annual report on worldwide threats before the Senate Intelligence Committee yesterday, Director of National Intelligence (DNI) Dan Coats said the United States is "under attack." Coats told the ...
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10 Huge Tech and Communications Catalysts That May Be Game Changers

The one constant in an ever-changing technology and communications landscape is the fact that change is ever present, and it is coming at investors at a pace that would have ...
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AMD’s Budget Gaming Chip May Help It Gain More Market Share

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) has seen its shares rise with the market in general on Monday, but the reaction may seem a bit muted considering that AMD is ...
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Amazon Firing Hundreds in Seattle, Other Locations

Not so long after 20 U.S. cities were named to be finalists for the location of Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) second headquarters (aka, HQ2), the company is reportedly laying off ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover From Semiconductor Stocks

Semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and broader electronics demand. In a wider sense, semiconductor and tech stocks are considered to be leading indicators for the ...
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Short Sellers Raise the Stakes 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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Jefferies Has 4 Red-Hot Growth Stocks to Buy Despite Volatility

One thing's for sure: if the last two weeks haven’t left some investors a little shell-shocked, then they are lying or they sold out in front of all the selling. ...
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