Technology News

Topics also related to Technology:

Photo

EBay follows Icahn's advice, plans PayPal spinoff in 2015

- EBay Inc plans to spin off its PayPal unit next year, bowing to activist investor Carl Icahn's argument that the move would free the fast-growing payments business to compete more fiercely in the competitive mobile payments market. | Video

Recent Technology News

EU says Ireland swapped Apple tax deal for jobs

BRUSSELS/LONDON - The European Union has accused Ireland of swerving international tax rules by letting Apple shelter profits worth tens of billions of dollars from revenue collectors in return for maintaining jobs. | Video

Ireland, Media 1:50pm EDT

Obama's BRAIN initiative awards $46 million in grants

CHICAGO - Wearable brain scanners and lasers that can turn hundreds of cells on and off were among 58 projects awarded $46 million in federal grants as part of President Obama's $100 million initiative to unlock the secrets of the human brain.

Science, 1:59pm EDT

GoPro shares rise on news of new cameras; bullish options active

NEW YORK - GoPro Inc shares rose 3 percent to touch a new high and options volume looked set to hit a record on Tuesday, a day after the maker of cameras worn by surfers and skydivers said it would be launching two new action cameras, as well as a lower priced beginner-friendly model.

Media 1:33pm EDT

Apps re-invent smartphone keyboards to reduce typing frustration

TORONTO - New smartphone apps aim to solve the problem of keyboards causing aching fingers or auto-correct resulting in embarrassing blunders.

Media 11:13am EDT

Google searches for right note in online music business

SAN FRANCISCO - Google Inc is planning new and revamped streaming-music services in coming weeks, searching for a way to stand out in an increasingly crowded field of rivals from Apple Inc and Amazon.com Inc to Spotify.

Music, Media 7:10am EDT

Topics also related to Top News: