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Meng Wanzhou's rise through the ranks at Huawei

Dec. 7, 2018 2:50 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Before her dramatic arrest in Canada, few in the U.S. had heard of Meng Wanzhou. Meng, 46, is chief financial officer and deputy chairwoman of the board of Chinese telecom company Huawei. She now faces extradition to the U.S. on charges of trying to evade U.S. sanctions on Iran. She...

China demands Canada release executive of tech giant Huawei

Dec. 6, 2018 4:46 PM EST

BEIJING (AP) — China on Thursday demanded that Canada release an executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei who was arrested in a case that compounds tensions with the U.S. and threatens to complicate trade talks. Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies Ltd., faces possible extradition to...

Tech execs at White House field ideas for US dominance

Dec. 6, 2018 4:35 PM EST

Top executives from Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Qualcomm gathered Thursday at the White House amid strained ties between President Donald Trump's administration and the tech industry and an ongoing trade war with China. The White House described the Thursday meeting as a listening session to field ideas...

5 things about China's Huawei after executive's arrest

Dec. 6, 2018 6:03 AM EST

China is demanding that Canada release a Huawei Technologies executive arrested for possible extradition to the United States. Huawei's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested Saturday in Vancouver, Canada. The Globe and Mail newspaper, citing law enforcement sources, said she is suspected of trying...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Dec. 4, 2018 2:21 PM EST

App Store Official Charts for the week ending December 2, 2018: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Toca Hair Salon 3, Toca Boca AB 4. Plague Inc.,Ndemic Creations 5. Facetune, Lightricks Ltd. 6. iSchedule, HotSchedules 7. NBA 2K19, 2K 8. Kingdom Rush Vengeance,...

SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Justices employ signature phrases

Dec. 3, 2018 1:21 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Sonia Sotomayor wants you to know she's sorry. Justice Neil Gorsuch is only asking for some help. When you sit through almost all the Supreme Court arguments in a week, a month or even a term (as The Associated Press does), you hear the same phrases over and over. Some justices...

Microsoft surpasses Apple as most valuable public company

Nov. 30, 2018 4:21 PM EST

Microsoft's big bet on cloud computing is paying off as the company has surpassed Apple as the world's most valuable publicly traded company. The software maker's prospects looked bleak just a few years ago, as licenses for the company's Windows system fell with a sharp drop in sales of personal computers. But...

An old favorite joins battle for most valuable company

Nov. 29, 2018 2:42 PM EST

A funny thing happened in the competition to be the most valuable public company in the U.S. Apple became the first U.S. company valued at $1 trillion in August, and Amazon briefly joined it a month later. With Apple selling phones for more than $700 a pop, on average, and more and more consumers shopping on...

Asian stocks mixed after wobbly trading on Wall Street

Nov. 27, 2018 10:18 PM EST

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Wednesday after a wobbly day of trading on Wall Street, and uncertainty loomed as investors looked toward the G-20 meeting of world leaders later in the week. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 rose 0.9 percent in morning trading to 22,140.95, while Australia's...

Apple's stock sours, Microsoft's soars. Say what?!

Nov. 27, 2018 4:28 PM EST

Wall Street investors are enamored with a newly emergent tech company. It has nothing to do with posting selfies or finding a soul mate. The company is instead making billions of dollars selling cloud-computing and other technical services to offices around the world. Say hello to Microsoft, the 1990s...