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Spyware find highlights depth of hacker-for-hire industry

Dec. 16, 2021 17:27 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Security researchers said Thursday they found two kinds of commercial spyware on the phone of a leading exiled Egyptian dissident, providing new evidence of the depth and diversity of the abusive hacker-for-hire industry. One piece of malware recently found on an...

EXPLAINER: Why are foreign tech firms pulling out of China?

Nov. 03, 2021 04:12 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — Yahoo Inc. is leaving the China market, suspending its services there as of Monday amid what it says is an “increasingly challenging” business and legal environment. Foreign technology firms have been pulling out or downsizing their operations in...

Yahoo pulls out of China, citing 'challenging' environment

Nov. 02, 2021 19:51 PM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — Yahoo Inc. said Tuesday it has pulled out of China, citing an increasingly challenging operating environment. The withdrawal was largely symbolic, as many of the company's services were already blocked by China's digital censorship. But recent...

Microsoft profit up 24% in quarter, driven by cloud growth

Oct. 26, 2021 19:40 PM EDT

REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Growth in Microsoft's cloud computing business helped push its profit up 24% in the July-September quarter over the same time last year. The Redmond, Washington-based tech company on Tuesday reported quarterly profit of $17.2 billion, or $2.27 per...