Apple said it sold 61.2 million iPhones in the first quarter, up 40% from the same time last year

China iPhone sales boost Apple results

07.34 Apple beat Wall Street's revenue and profit forecasts last night as it said it sold more iPhones in China than the US for the first time.

The service is currently available in 37 locations in the US, Canada and the UK

Handy way found to get rid of rodents

27 Apr An online based cleaning service, co-founded by Irishman Oisin Hanrahan, is using its app to offer London home owners with mice problems the chance to foster a cat for free, in order to get rid of rodent invaders.

Sales of Windows to computer manufacturers to install on new PCs fell 19% in the quarter.

Microsoft profit and revenue beats expectations

24 Apr Microsoft has reported revenue and profit above Wall Street expectations, as sales of its hardware and cloud-computing services helped to offset a decline in its core Windows business.

Yahoo's revenue, after deducting fees paid to partner websites, fell to $1.04 billion from $1.09 billion in Q1

Yahoo's results miss forecasts as costs rise

22 Apr Yahoo missed revenue and profit forecasts as slight growth in its online advertising businesses was outweighed by higher payments to partners and websites which send readers to Yahoo.

Microsoft's Surface is one of the products which it sells in its stores

Microsoft to build first store outside US

21 Apr Microsoft has said it will open its first flagship store outside the United States in Sydney, as the technology giant expands its physical footprint to take on global rivals Apple and Samsung.