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Antitrust Troubles Snowball for Tech Giants as Lawmakers Join In

WASHINGTON — The federal government is stepping up its scrutiny of the world’s biggest tech companies, leaving them vulnerable to new rules and federal lawsuits. Regulators are divvying up antitrust oversight of the Silicon Valley giants and lawmakers are investigating whether they have stifled competition and hurt consumers. After a

Investors not so happy with Microsoft’s earnings results, stock down 3 percent

Microsoft yesterday reported its earnings results for the quarter ended December 31, 2018. The reported numbers didn’t break any new record and just met analysts estimates. Revenue was $32.5 billion, a modest 12% increase YoY and the operating income was $10.3 billion, an 18% increase. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella mentioned

Apple earnings: How low can iPhone sales go?

For years, Wall Street watched in awe as Apple’s iPhone appeared to defy gravity. Now investors are wondering just how much iPhone sales could shrink. Apple (AAPL) is set to report its holiday quarter earnings results after the bell on Tuesday. The report comes less than a month after the