NEW YORK (AP) — Seeing an attempt to block its buyout out of Time Warner as a "radical" departure by the U.S. government, AT&T is preparing for a fight to see the $85 billion deal through. One key asset owned by Time Warner, CNN, could create problems for the U.S....
The FDA's approval this week of Novartis' novel cancer treatment is making a well-deserved splash as the first ever CAR-T therapy approved for use in the United States. CAR-T is a revolutionary gene therapy that works by harvesting a patient's white blood cells and reprogramming them to target tumors....
After a drop in software deals this year, MoffettNathanson suggests Oracle, Salesforce, Adobe, Microsoft and others should make acquisitions in the coming quarters. Here comes more tech deals.  Software M&A has been tepid in 2017, after a bonanza last year that saw companies such as LinekedIn Corp. and NetSuite Inc. come off...
Amazon Prime's momentum remains a huge growth driver for Jeff Bezos' company. And PayPal's mobile services are quite popular with consumers shopping somewhere besides Amazon. As their most recent earnings reports make clear, Amazon.com Inc.'s (AMZN - Get Report) U.S. operations have been flying high for much of 2017. And from the...
The software giant has shown a significant appetite for M&A in recent years and has a huge market cap and plenty of cash. Here are a few public and private companies that could be good fits for Microsoft. Since Satya Nadella became CEO of Microsoft Corp. (MSFT - Get Report) in early...
A close analysis of all the recent reports and data shows some encouraging trends, although the iPhone X's high starting price may be dampening demand some.   Over the last few days, there have been several different reports -- some of them contradicting each other -- about iPhone X sales and...
Google recently unveiled the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Android smartphones. The search engine giant is clearly gunning for its competition with this release, making pointed digs at both Apple and Samsung throughout the official announcement and undercutting competitor prices just enough to inspire even the most die-hard...
Black Friday Any serious shopper will tell you that the trifecta of Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday is a goldmine when it comes to finding deals, and that includes deals on business technology. To maximize your savings this season, it's important to understand that Black Friday isn't a one-day...
Social media is no longer just a way to kill time. These platforms can help you find a job, market your products, connect you with valuable contacts – it can even spark business ideas. Instead of aimlessly scrolling through your Facebook timeline and Twitter feed, here are seven clever ways to...
A new global megaproject, unparalleled in scope and ambition, presents vast opportunities and risks for multinationals. As of early 2018, a new elevated railway in Hanoi is giving commuters a smoother journey into the city. The 13.5 kilometer (8.4 mile) line, which snakes across the Vietnamese capital’s shimmering West Lake, is one...