Amazon.com Inc., the world’s largest online retailer, decreased the most in more than a year after forecasting operating profit that missed estimates as the company invests in warehouses and digital content.
Google Inc.’s Motorola Mobility unit isn’t entitled to the potentially billions of dollars it sought for its patents on technology used throughout the electronics community, a federal judge ruled in a victory for Microsoft Corp.
The best chance for 19-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to avoid execution for the deadly Boston Marathon bombing may be to cooperate fully with investigators, or convince a jury he was “brainwashed” by his older brother.
Amazon.com Inc., the world’s largest online retailer, plans to release a television set-top box that would stream video over the Internet into customers’ homes, people with knowledge of the matter said.
EMC Corp., the world’s biggest maker of storage computers, plans to buy back $1 billion in shares this year after reporting first-quarter earnings that missed analysts’ estimates as customers restrained spending.
VMware Inc., the biggest maker of software that lets computers run multiple operating systems, gave a forecast for second-quarter sales that fell short of analysts’ projections as business customers trim spending.
In Seattle, 51 percent of the population rents and the remaining 49 percent are homeowners. And in the past year the Seattle real estate market has seen an 15.0 percent increase in value, with a median sales price of $395,800, according to Zillow.