Geoff Blaber

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Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Twitter and Google-parent Alphabet are all slated to disclose how their businesses faired in the third quarter of this year. Photograph: Denis Charlet/AFP via Getty Images)

Amazon, Alphabet, Apple and Facebook will all report their September quarter earnings within moments of each other on Thursday, slipping out ahead of (...)

the purchase of UK chip designer Arm, announced on Sunday, is the latest big asset disposal by SoftBank as the Japanese tech group shifts from operating businesses into a global investment and asset management powerhouse.

Nvidia’s agreed purchase of Arm Holdings from Japan’s SoftBank for up to $40 billion (€33.7 billion), the largest deal in the global semiconductor ind(...)

Apple chief executive Tim Cook pictured at Wednesday’s  product launch event in Cupertino, California  Photograph: The New York Times

A year ago, Apple made a daring bet with the iPhone X: that customers would pay as much as $1,000 (€860) for a giant leap forward in smartphone techno(...)

The Googleplex in Menlo Park, California.  The EU  has given Google 90 days to end “illegal” practices surrounding its Android operating system or face further fines. File photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images

That Google has been fined a record €4.3 billion fine isn’t totally unexpected. Everyone and their dog knew it was coming, it was just a question of w(...)

When Tim Cook dropped by Starbucks on a visit to China last year, he pulled out his phone to use Apple Pay. No dice — the Apple boss’s account lacked(...)

The question hanging over Tim Cook, Apple’s chief executive, is whether Tuesday’s reaction signals a repeat of this time last year, when Wall Street quickly shrugged off a quarterly report that failed to trounce its forecasts,

Ordinarily, if a casual observer heard one of the world’s largest companies had grown its revenues and profits by more than a third they would conside(...)