Posts Tagged ‘Break’

 

Brazil looks to break from US-centric Internet

RIO DE JANEIRO Brazil plans to divorce itself from the U.S.-centric Internet over Washington's widespread online spying, a move that many experts fear will be a potentially dangerous first step toward fracturing a global network built with minimal interference by governments.

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RIM to launch make-or-break BlackBerry 10 on Jan. 30

Company is betting its future on the success of the new line of smartphones

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BlackBerry-maker RIM: BB10 or bust?

BlackBerry-maker RIM will face questions Thursday on when the make-or-break BB10 smartphone will finally hit the shelves. Will it be in time to save them?

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Biz Break: Fun with iPhone 4S sales numbers; Wall Street plunges, Alibaba prepares cash for Yahoo

Today: Apple says it sold 4 million iPhone 4S units in first three days of availability, which is an incredible number. Plus: Stocks nose-dive, with Wells Fargo, Hewlett-Packard and BlackBerry maker taking big hits, and Alibaba CEO says company has money ready to buy Yahoo

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Biz Break: Google, MySpace, RockMelt, Twitter and a changing social scene

Today: MySpace is sold, RockMelt reportedly receives more funding, and other changes on the social-networking scene. Plus: HP may license webOS. And: Japan's electronics industry is closer to recovery from the earthquake and tsunami. (2 hours ago)

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Biz Break: Silicon Valley power brands: Apple, Google, Facebook

Today: Apple surges past Google to become the world's most valuable brand, according to a report today. (Facebook was the fastest-growing brand.) Plus: LinkedIn reveals details about its IPO. And: Tap11, Nvidia, eBay, more Apple, Silicon Valley tech stocks. (6 hours ago)

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Biz Break: Verizon iPhone: frenzy or fizzle? Plus: Cisco stock dives 14%

Today: The Verizon iPhone is here, but lines at Verizon and Apple stores were short this morning. Cisco stock plummets after the San Jose tech bellwether's outlook disappoints investors. Plus: Yahoo, Google, Facebook, Twitter. And: Mortgage rates and more real estate news. (4 mins ago)

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Biz Break: Verizon iPhone: A better antenna Plus: Facebook’s move across 101

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Verizon's iPhone 4 has an improved antenna design and a Qualcomm processor, iSuppli reports. Plus: eBay is buying used iPhones and Android phones. And: Facebook is moving to Menlo Park.

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Verizon’s iPhone 4 Pre-Orders Break Sales Record

The flood of orders is reminiscent of AT&T's rollout. (7 hours ago)

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Biz Break: Apple vs. Android: Verizon iPhone orders begin; AT&T strikes back

Today: Verizon begins selling Apple's iPhone 4. AT&T responds with a new-generation Android phone, Motorola's Atrix 4G. Plus: Real estate update. Silicon Valley tech stocks. (1 hour ago)

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