How Trump’s Tech Meeting Could Transform Washington

The White House American Technology Council is convening its first meeting with technology executives this week, which will include Apple CEO Tim Cook, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. The goal is to discuss actionable ways to digitally transform the American public sector. On paper, the meeting promises to frame the transformationRead More

Trump to Meet With Top Executives on Wireless Tech, Drones

  President Donald Trump will discuss advanced wireless technologies and drones on Thursday with top executives at AT&T, Verizon Communications, T-Mobile US and other firms, focusing on how government can create the right environment for breakthroughs. AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson, Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure and CenturyLink CEO Glen Post will be among the executives discussingRead More

Dow, S&P 500 end at records as tech shares rebound

U.S. stocks rose on Monday, with both the Dow and the S&P 500 ending at new records as technology shares rebounded from a recent bout of sharp weakness to lead the market higher. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.29%  rose 144.71 points, or 0.7%, to 21,528.99, ending at its highs of the day, whichRead More

What’s behind the big market swing from tech to banks

  The tech sector can’t lead the market forever: Strategist  Friday, 9 Jun 2017 | 2:08 PM ET | 01:44 Technology stocks are getting beaten up and banks have surged as part of a broader trend that has hit the market this year, where yesterday’s hot hands are today’s also-rans. The two sides have exchanged marketRead More

Hello Lenovo: Motorola now owned by Chinese tech giant

  Lenovo Group announced the completion of its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google Inc. on Thursday in a move aimed at making the Chinese computer maker a global smartphone brand. The $2.9-billion purchase adds to a flurry of acquisitions and initiatives aimed at transforming Beijing-based Lenovo, the world’s biggest maker of personal computers, intoRead More

UPDATE 1-European tech shares skid as valuations cast cloud over cyclical rally

Wall Street open adds pressure to European tech * Apple suppliers lead losses * Valuations above 15-year average, but far from bubble levels * Tech sell-off sparks concerns about cyclical strength (Updates prices, adds chart and comments) By Helen Reid LONDON, June 12 European technology stocks suffered their sharpest selloff on Monday since the aftermathRead More

5 Cheap Tech Stocks To Buy For 50%+ Dividend Growth

It’s usually the last place dividend fans look for big yields and surging payout growth—but it should be one of the first. I’m talking about the technology sector. And before you dismiss me as crazy, check out this chart. The Home of Payout Growth What you’re seeing here is the dividend-growth rate of the TechnologyRead More

CES 2017: World’s Largest Tech Show Looks Beyond Smart at New Realities

The mega-extravaganza of the tech world in Las Vegas is showcasing an array of new devices that get smarts from computer chips, sensors and artificial intelligence, but go further by opening doors to augmented or virtual realities. The Consumer Electronics Show, which begins with a series of media events Tuesday will offer trade professionals aRead More