Herald Business Journal

Cloud and Office revenue help Microsoft to top estimates

The slow growth of Windows sales is not too much of a worry for Microsoft.

  • Apr 26, 2018

 

Hope for US trade visit to China: A delay in harmful tariffs

China’s policies force companies in high-tech industries to share their innovations.

  • Apr 26, 2018

 

A Boeing 767 freighter with an Amazon.com “Prime Air” livery flies over Lake Washington in 2016 as part of the Boeing Seafair Air Show. (AP Photo/Ted Warren)

Boeing plans increase in 767 production, bullish on outlook

Puget Sound-area factories look set to remain very busy even as 777 production dips.

 

Ryanair to buy 25 high-capacity 737 MAX 8 airliners

The $3 billion order was previously listed as unidentified on Boeing’s Orders and Deliveries website.

Bothell’s Country Village will close in one year

About 40 of the shopping center’s businesses will be displaced.

International probe shuts down cyberattack provider

Europol said webstresser.org had more than 136,000 registered users and racked up 4 million attacks.

Officials say radioactive sludge barrel ruptures now total 4

Officials said there were no injuries and no threat to the public at an eastern Idaho nuclear site.

  • Apr 25, 2018

Boeing’s gain leads Dow Jones as trade-war alarms ease

The company smashed profit estimates and boosted its forecast for cash and earnings.

Commentary: Boeing and Airbus, the new super duopoly

For reasons that are both legal and political, the aerospace giants are likely to get away with it.

County master builders group offering scholarships

The $30,000 in scholarships is aimed at students enrolled in residential construction programs.

Boeing’s stock was a trade-war bellwether — until this week

Despite encouraging federal policy news, the company’s stock slid again on Tuesday.

Trump orders delegation to China to ease trade tensions

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will go.

  • Apr 25, 2018

US behind other countries on robot ‘readiness,’ report says

Expert points to the US educational system, which pushes students toward two or four-year degrees.

  • Apr 24, 2018

Tears of the not-quite-rich-enough

This is how it feels to be a millionaire, and still decide you’ll go broke.

Sell-off in industrial, tech stocks sends Dow down 400

The Dow Jones industrial average plunged as much as 619 points during trading Tuesday.

  • Apr 24, 2018

Alaska Airlines tightens emotional-support animal policy

The airline will stop allowing amphibians, goats and animals with tusks or horns.

Amazon begins free delivery to parked cars

Customers can track when their car was unlocked and relocked through an app.

  • Apr 24, 2018

Southwest has been faced with fines, union safety complaints

The Dallas-based airline has paid millions over the past decade to settle safety violations.

Court: Copyright suit not allowed for selfie-taking monkey

PETA’s suit sought financial control of the photographs for the benefit of the animal named Naruto.

  • Apr 23, 2018

Researcher in Facebook data scandal apologizes

The academic at the center of the Facebook data-misuse scandal apologized for his actions, but said… Continue reading

  • Apr 23, 2018