Intel Corp.’s main personal- computer processor business is showing signs of improvement after a record industry slump, yet the company’s push to get into faster-growing mobile-phone chips has gone backward.
Samsung Electronics Co. began its attack on patents Apple Inc. has asserted in a $2 billion case by trying to convince jurors that the iPhone maker exaggerated claims about inventions allegedly copied by the Galaxy maker.
Weibo Corp.’s done half the job that Twitter Inc. has in turning its microblogging users into earnings. That may explain why the Chinese company is seeking as little as half the valuation in its initial public offering.
General Motors Co. asked a federal court in California to delay a lawsuit over faulty cars until a bankruptcy judge rules whether such claims can be brought without violating a sale order in its 2009 Chapter 11 case.
In San Francisco, 65 percent of the population rents and the remaining 35 percent are homeowners. And in the past year the San Francisco real estate market has seen an 13.8 percent increase in value, with a median sales price of $930,500, according to Zillow.