Nvidia offers alternative chip to China to remove US export barriers

Nvidia offers alternative chip to China to remove US export barriers

HONG KONG— Nvidia corp. NVDA 1.02% has begun offering an alternative to a high-end chip hit by US export restrictions to customers in China after the new rules threatened to cost the US company hundreds of millions of dollars in lost revenue. Nvidia said the new graphics processor chip, branded A800, meets US restrictions on … Read more

Startups are looking to lay off techies

Startups are looking to lay off techies

Debt-laden with investor capital, tech startups plan to snap up software developers, engineers and marketers flooding the job market after job cuts at Twitter Inc., Lyft Inc. and other major tech employers. Kathy Zhu said she is fielding candidates for engineering, customer service and other roles at Streamline AI, the two-year-old tech startup she co-founded. … Read more

Startups are looking to lay off techies

Startups are looking to lay off techies

Debt-laden with investor capital, tech startups plan to snap up software developers, engineers and marketers flooding the job market after job cuts at Twitter Inc., Lyft Inc. and other major tech employers. Kathy Zhu said she is fielding candidates for engineering, customer service and other roles at Streamline AI, the two-year-old tech startup she co-founded. … Read more

Apple and Google shares just had their worst week in more than two years

Apple and Google shares just had their worst week in more than two years

The shares of Apple Inc. and Alphabet Inc. both suffered their biggest weekly declines since the start of the pandemic this week as Big Tech companies continued to draw closer scrutiny from Wall Street. Apple’s stock AAPL, -0.19% ended down 11.2% for the week, its worst weekly performance since the week ended March 20, 2020, … Read more

Apple is now valued at more than Amazon, Alphabet and Meta – combined

Apple is now valued at more than Amazon, Alphabet and Meta – combined

Market cap prices have been updated to trillions, not billions. Apple Inc. shares have far outperformed their Big Tech peers over the past month, helping the company to a staggering feat: The smartphone giant is now worth more than Alphabet Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and Meta Platforms Inc. combined. Apple AAPL, -3.73% ended Wednesday’s session with … Read more

Why Google is shutting down its ad tech business, but is determined to keep it

Why Google is shutting down its ad tech business, but is determined to keep it

Google CEO Sundar Pichai met in Washington several months ago with Sen. Mike Lee, a Utah Republican who sponsored legislation that would require a breakup of the tech giant’s ad tech business. Mr. Pichai’s message in opposing the bill was one that has been a common refrain for the company amid concerns about its dominance … Read more

Why Google is shutting down its ad tech business, but is determined to keep it

Why Google is shutting down its ad tech business, but is determined to keep it

Google CEO Sundar Pichai met in Washington several months ago with Sen. Mike Lee, a Utah Republican who sponsored legislation that would require a breakup of the tech giant’s ad tech business. Mr. Pichai’s message in opposing the bill was one that has been a common refrain for the company amid concerns about its dominance … Read more

YouTube launches Streaming Service Store as competition intensifies for viewers

YouTube launches Streaming Service Store as competition intensifies for viewers

YouTube on Tuesday launched an online marketplace for streaming services with more than 30 offerings, another step in the Google unit’s bid to become a one-stop shop for video entertainment. The new feature, called Primetime Channels, will allow viewers in the US to subscribe to individual streaming services including Showtime, Paramount+ and Starz directly through … Read more

YouTube launches Streaming Service Store as competition intensifies for viewers

YouTube launches Streaming Service Store as competition intensifies for viewers

YouTube on Tuesday launched an online marketplace for streaming services with more than 30 offerings, another step in the Google unit’s bid to become a one-stop shop for video entertainment. The new feature, called Primetime Channels, will allow viewers in the US to subscribe to individual streaming services including Showtime, Paramount+ and Starz directly through … Read more

Amazon.com Inc. shares fall Monday, market underperforms

Amazon.com Inc. shares fall Monday, market underperforms

Shares of Amazon.com Inc. AMZN, -0.94% fell 0.94% to $102.44 on Monday in what turned out to be an all-around gloomy trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index SPX, -0.75% down 0.75% to 3,871.98 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.39% falling 0.39% to 32,732.95. This was the stock’s fourth … Read more