NEW YORK - Microsoft Corp launched Windows 7 on Thursday in its most important release for more than a decade, aiming to win back customers after the disappointing Vista and strengthen its grip on the PC market.
SAN FRANCISCO – General Electric (GE) on Tuesday unveiled an ultrasound device about the size of an iPhone, saying the gadget could become "the stethoscope of the 21st century."
WASHINGTON - Sharing status updates on online services such as Twitter or Facebook is becoming increasingly popular among Americans, according to a survey released on Wednesday.
SAN FRANCISCO - Microsoft on Wednesday began integrating Twitter messages into its new Internet search engine Bing and arch rival Google announced plans to do the same.
TORONTO - Research In Motion is rolling out an updated version of its top-end BlackBerry Bold smartphone, aimed at the company's base of professional users as well as wealthier retail consumers.
SAN FRANCISCO - PayPal plans to throw open the doors of its software platform to enable outside developers to build innovative tools using the online financial transaction service.
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc rolled out a new line of redesigned Mac computers on Tuesday, hoping to build up sales momentum for its biggest business heading into the all-important holiday season.
CHIBA - Toyota Motor unveiled Wednesday a new Lexus two-seat supercar, the LFA, with a 4.8-litre engine and a price tag of about 375,000 dollars.
SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter chief executive Evan Williams spoke optimistically Tuesday about the popular microblogging service's future despite slowing US growth and no clear plan for making money.
NEW YORK - Sun Microsystems said Tuesday it is cutting 3,000 jobs over the next 12 months because of its delayed takeover by US business software giant Oracle.