Stories by Laura Rohde

  • Ballmer says Microsoft, tech stocks overvalued

    Microsoft president Steve Ballmer lambasted technology stock valuations, including those of his own company last week, in a talk to journalists at the third annual Technology Conference of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) in Seattle.

  • Golden future for online banking

    The number of US households banking online will triple within the next five years, according to a study released by market researcher Dataquest. About 24.2 million households will be using PC banking applications, up from 7 million at the end of 1998, according to the survey.

  • Yahoo debuts wireless service

    Yahoo is moving forward with its plans to expand wireless access to its Internet portal site - a strategy dubbed Yahoo! Everywhere - with the addition of the Yahoo! Mobile Web site, the Internet media company announced last week.