Posts Tagged ‘Texas’

TI Profit Edges Up Even As Japan Weighs

Texas Instruments Inc. said Monday after the markets closed that its first quarter profit rose 1% from last year, even as weaker demand for Wireless baseband chips and expenses resulting from the Japan earthquake weighed on results. However, the company’s quarterly earnings per share came in below analysts’ expectations. The company also provided a weak […]

I Thought Google Said “Don’t Be Evil”

Just over a week ago, Google turned off 800-GOOG-411. This was a sad realization for me, because Google’s phone service was one of the most simple and convenient tools I’ve encountered. In case you missed it, GOOG-411 was a completely free, voice-activated directory assistance service, launched in 2007. The funny thing about GOOG-411 is that […]

Report: Mexican Drug Cartels Spreading to Other Countries

Tom Ramstack – AHN News Correspondent Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – New government reports indicate Mexican drug cartels are making a bigger push to organize their black market activities in the United States, Europe and neighboring Latin American countries. In one example, some reports indicate the cartels are associating with white supremacists in the […]