Apple Supplier Foxconn Posts Third-Quarter Profit Jump

Foxconn posted a 18.3% rise in third-quarter profit from the same period last year after its biggest customer, Apple, posted record profit that was buoyed by a combination of higher iPhone prices and strong app-store sales.

Tencent Earnings: What to Watch

Chinese tech giant Tencent is scheduled to report its third-quarter earnings after the market closes in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Here’s what you need to know.

Toshiba CEO Looks to Reward Foreign Shareholders

Toshiba’s chief executive said his plan to lift operating profit quickly and buy back shares would reward the foreign investors who provided a lifeline last year.

AT&T CEO Criticizes White House Over Handling of CNN Reporter Jim Acosta

AT&T chief Randall Stephenson fired back at the White House over its decision to suspend the press credentials of a CNN correspondent, saying officials had ignored established procedures in a way that appeared to violate press-freedom protections.

Amazon Picks New York City, Northern Virginia for Its HQ2 Locations

New York City and Northern Virginia will be the homes for Inc.’s second and third headquarters, according to people familiar with the matter.

Dow Falls 600 Points as Tech Drags Stocks Lower

U.S. stocks tumbled, pulling the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 600 points, as anxiety over the health of technology behemoths rippled across the market.

India’s Top Payments App Faces Challengers

Paytm is fighting to keep Google and WhatsApp at bay as they push into one of the hottest market for mobile wallets.

Tech and Democracy at D.Live

Technology is colliding with societal norms and governance in new and unexpected ways. Follow the town hall conversation as we talk about tech regulation, the future of privacy and data, misinformation and more.

Palantir Has a $20 Billion Valuation and a Big Problem: It Keeps Losing Money

The Silicon Valley unicorn, a data-analysis giant that’s inching toward an IPO, has been run like a scrappy startup, including lavish perks. CEO Alex Karp is now under pressure to remake the business, including bringing an end to what’s known inside the company as “Palantir Entitlement Syndrome.”

Tech Firms Should Face ‘Thoughtful’ Regulation, Lawmakers Say

While Silicon Valley companies face increased scrutiny over the role they play in elections and the propagation of false or biased news, politicians and industry insiders at a WSJ conference call for limited regulation.