India Blackout: Northern, Eastern Power Grids Partially Restored; Train Services Delayed

For the second consecutive day life has come to standstill in half of India after power grid failure hit North and East India in one if the worst blackouts since 2001. On Monday, the Northern Grid which collapsed and was restored after about 15 hours of blackouts, tripped again on Tuesday. The Eastern and North-Eastern transmission lines also collapsed on Tuesday afternoon affecting more than 600 million people and 22 states across the country. Jul 31, 2012

Microsoft Fourth Quarter 2012 Results: Posts Net Loss of $492 Million

Microsoft Corp. on Thursday reported a net loss of $492 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. It is the first loss for the company ever since it went public in 1986. Microsoft fourth quarter 2012 results that were announced on Thursday posted a revenue of $18.06 billion. Jul 20, 2012

Apple's Latest iPad Fails to Create Frenzy in China

Apple Inc. was urged to cancel the launch of its iPhone 4S in China earlier this year over concerns regarding the size of the crowd waiting outside its store. On the contrary, the company's latest iPad failed to create a similar frenzy. Jul 20, 2012

Google Defies Wall Street Woes With Strong Second Quarterly Results

Defying Wall Street worries that the gloomy world economy would take a toll on the company's online advertising, Google Inc. on Thursday reported consolidated revenues of $12.21 billion for the quarter ending June 30, 2012, an increase of 35 percent compared to the second quarter of 2011. Jul 20, 2012

Is Marissa Mayer the First Ever Pregnant CEO?

Marissa Mayer, who announced her pregnancy on Tuesday, is perhaps the first ever pregnant CEO. She became Yahoo chief on the same day she announced that she is expecting her first child. Jul 18, 2012

Apple vs Samsung: Court Rejects Plea to Seal Key Documents

Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics received a setback on Tuesday with a U.S. court rejecting requests of the electronics giants to seal some key documents out of public view in their patent war which is up for hearing later this month. Jul 18, 2012