Yahoo's profit, revenue miss Street forecasts as costs rise | Reuters
Apr 22, 2015 at 04:15 | Source:
(Reuters) - Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) missed Wall Street's revenue and profit forecasts as slight growth in its online advertising businesses was outweighed by higher payments to websites which send readers to Yahoo.The company's shares fell about 1 percent...
Earnings cloud drags down Dow; Nasdaq gains on biotech M&A| Reuters
Apr 22, 2015 at 03:30 | Source:
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were a mixed bag on Tuesday, with the Dow ending lower after a handful of uninspiring earnings reports while the Nasdaq closed near a record high following a proposed biotech merger.Travelers (TRV.N), DuPont (DD.N) and IBM (IB...
Yahoo's revenue drops 4 percent, misses estimates| Reuters
Apr 22, 2015 at 02:30 | Source:
(Reuters) - Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) reported first-quarter revenue below analysts' estimates as the veteran internet company struggles to rev up its core online advertising business.Yahoo's shares were down 2.1 percent at $43.72 in extended trading after ...
Wall Street mixed as earnings offset merger news| Reuters
Apr 22, 2015 at 01:45 | Source:
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks ticked lower on Tuesday, with the Dow industrials weighed by companies reporting earnings while the Nasdaq gained on the back of a proposed merger in the biotech sector.Travelers (TRV.N), DuPont (DD.N) and IBM (IBM.N) weighed ...
Wall Street edges up as results ease anxiety over earnings| Reuters
Apr 22, 2015 at 00:45 | Source:
REUTERS - U.S. stocks edged up on Tuesday for the second straight day as a spate of companies beat lowered earnings expectations, helping to ease fears of a disappointing quarter.A majority of the top 10 S&P 500 sectors were up, with the health i...
Modi, Kejriwal among the 100 most influential people in the world
Apr 14, 2015 at 12:18 | Source:
New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal have been voted among the 100 most influential people in the world in an online poll by readers of Time magazine.Russian President Vladimir Putin emerged the winner of th...
Chinese hackers target Southeast Asia, India, researchers say
Apr 13, 2015 at 10:28 | Source:
Hackers, most likely from China, have been spying on governments and businesses in Southeast Asia and India uninterrupted for a decade, researchers at internet security company FireEye Inc said.In a report, FireEye said the cyber espionage operations...
Interview: TaxiForSure bets big on Data Sciences to fight competition
Apr 02, 2015 at 18:16 | Source:
Indias taxi market, which is worth almost $9 billion, is one of the fastest growing markets in the country that has been getting a lot of attention from global investors. One of the major players in the taxi aggregation market TaxiForSure, which was ...
Yahoo to shutter China office and cut around 350 jobs
Mar 19, 2015 at 12:42 | Source:
Internet giant Yahoo is closing its China office as part of a worldwide consolidation aimed at cutting costs. The Beijing research centre is Yahoo's only remaining physical presence in the country after it sold its Chinese operations to Alibaba ...
Jake Bilardi: The radicalisation of an Australian teen
Mar 12, 2015 at 14:37 | Source:
The Australian government is investigating unconfirmed reports that an Australian teenage Muslim convert who ran away to join Islamic State (IS) has carried out a suicide attack in Iraq. Details of casualties were not immediately known. Last year, he...
57 arrested in cyber crime operations in Britain
Mar 07, 2015 at 11:18 | Source:
London:A total of 57 people were arrested across the Britain this week in a nationwide operation against cyber crime, the British National Crime Agency (NCA) has said.The NCA on Friday said the arrests took place in 25 separate operations from March ...
The mother-of-nine pushing for boardroom equality
Mar 06, 2015 at 19:22 | Source:
It's hard not to put Helena Morrissey on a pedestal. Chief executive at Newton Fund Management, the 48-year-old has made her way to the top in a notoriously male-dominated industry. This level of seniority is still relatively rare for a woman, w...
Big brother is watching: No Gmail, Yahoo or private browsing for Babus
Mar 03, 2015 at 18:28 | Source:
All private browsing of sarkari babus are now going to be monitored and public email services provided by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) have become the order of the day. In an attempt to boost the services, the Modi government has barred the ...