Herald Business Journal

Microsoft cloud growth beats expectations

The Redmond-based company said it had net income of $1.71 per share in the fiscal fourth quarter.

  • Jul 18, 2019

 

Toys R Us plans a small comeback with 2 stores this year

The key issue, however, is how much support the new model will get from suppliers,.

  • Jul 18, 2019

 

Trump: Administration to review Pentagon computer contract

Microsoft is one finalist for the contract, estimated to be worth up to $10 billion over a decade.

  • Jul 18, 2019

 

Netflix subscriber drop hints at streaming-service fatigue

A recent price increase seems to have spooked subscribers.

  • Jul 18, 2019

New York’s climate plan will drive big changes, if it works

But while the legislation’s goals are clear, details on how to achieve them have yet to be determined.

  • Jul 18, 2019

Boeing to take a $4.9 billion charge over grounded 737 Max

The charge will cause a $5.6 billion reduction in revenue and pre-tax earnings for the April-through-June quarter.

About 10,000 au pairs to get paid in class-action settlement

The settlement comes amid a movement to protect the rights of domestic workers,.

  • Jul 18, 2019

FAA has no timeline for lifting grounding of Boeing’s 737 Max

The attempt to adapt the software that malfunctioned has been slower than was initially predicted.

  • Jul 18, 2019

Did extended tax break get Boeing to build 777X in Everett?

Maybe, maybe not. A new state report says it’s not clear if it was an incentive, and Boeing won’t say.

Are cellphones a flight danger? They are on these Boeing jets

Flight-critical data including airspeed, altitude and navigation could disappear, the FAA said.

  • Jul 18, 2019

Schumer calls for investigation into FaceApp over Russia ties

Since it was launched in 2017, more than 80 million people have edited their photos through FaceApp.

  • Jul 18, 2019

Microsoft data shows hackers still targeting US elections

The company is working on a project that would let voters track their ballots on personal devices.

  • Jul 18, 2019

Data show many companies contributed to U.S. opioid crisis

76 billion oxycodone and hydrocodone pills were shipped to U.S. pharmacies from 2006 to 2012.

  • Jul 17, 2019

Men who lost family members in Max crash seek safety changes

Accused Boeing of wrongful conduct during a hearing held Wednesday

  • Jul 17, 2019

With Big Tech’s dominance under scrutiny, EU probes Amazon

Investigating whether Amazon uses data from independent retailers to gain an unfair advantage.

  • Jul 17, 2019

Unexpectedly, longtime county tourism director is departing

Amy Spain has led the marketing agency since 2005 and has worked there since 1996.

Washington unemployment rate for June was 4.6 percent

The rate in the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett region was 3.3 percent.

  • Jul 17, 2019

After 36 years, luck changes at Neil’s Clover Patch Cafe

The beloved South Whidbey restaurant has closed after nearly 40 years of “redefining casual dining.”

Facebook’s currency plan gets hostile reception in Congress

But some senators emphasized its potential positive benefits.

  • Jul 16, 2019

6 minutes: Man haunted by family’s final moments on 737 Max

Paul Njoroge says several demands must be met before the Boeing plane is allowed to fly again.