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AMD to take $948 million second-quarter charge

Charges stem largely from chipmaker's former ATI handheld and DTV units. Company's stock falls as much as 7 percent in morning trading.

By July 11, 2008


Palm's Centro lifts sales, but not revenue or profits

Low-cost smartphone is keeping Palm's brand alive during low period in company's financial history, which looks bound to continue for at least another quarter.

By March 20, 2008


Clouds loom over tech sector

Some worry broad economic woes may finally show up on the balance sheet of big tech firms. Meanwhile, Silicon Valley veterans say a lengthy downturn could have broad, but not catastrophic impact on the start-up economy.

By March 17, 2008


Apple shareholders pepper Jobs with questions

Despite the sharp decline in Apple's share price since the beginning of the year, the tone of the question-and-answer session at this year's shareholder meeting was more cordial than in the past.

By March 4, 2008


The week in sustainable energy stocks

Mark Henwood looks at how sustainable energy companies are doing in the marketplace.

By February 25, 2008