BlackBerry reported a surprise quarterly profit but revenue fell well short of expectations.
The union that represents workers at the European Central Bank has said that acute understaffing at the institution is leading to employee burnout.
The waves of African and Middle Eastern seaborne migrants attempting to reach Europe are causing a little-noticed but serious problem for the mercantile ships that ply the Mediterranean.
AT&T knew it was buying a melting ice cube when it agreed to acquire satellite-TV company DirecTV last year for $49 billion. But recent moves by HBO, Apple and the NFL have turned the temperature up a few degrees.
Fanuc, which helps make iPhones and Teslas, is opening its doors after long eschewing investor contacts.
Dow Chemical said it will split off a significant portion of its chlorine business and merge it with Olin in a deal valued at $5 billion.
Smartphone users spend most of their time in apps rather than Web browsing. But among those who search, Google has a big share.
China’s Cnooc is pledging to boost efficiencies at its overseas operations this year as falling oil prices have hit its increasingly global portfolio. The company said profit rose 6.6% in 2014.
Live-video streaming apps Meerkat and the newly introduced Periscope are going head-to-head in a race to become the dominant way for social-media users to broadcast their surroundings.
India has recently been taking advantage of a global price slump to import more coal, while China is seeking to rely more on domestic sources.