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Google's Shake-Up: Morning Tech Bytes

The search giant jumped in pre-market trading Friday after announcing co-founder Larry Page would be replacing Eric Schmidt.

HP Names 5 New Board Members

Former eBay CEO Meg Whitman and former Alcatel-Lucent Chief Patricia Russo are among the five.

BP, Apache in Talks on Asset Sale: Reports

BP is in talks with U.S. oil and gas company Apache on the sale of as much as $12 billion of assets, according to published media reports.

Southwest CEO Sees Cloudy Skies

A lingering recession and rising fuel costs keep the outlook dim for airline profits, Gary Kelly tells an investor conference.

Smartphones Must Get Smarter

Juniper Research sees rising demand for complex, multimedia-rich software applications.

Breaking News

Robinhood Stock Surges, Then Halted, Amid Reports of FTX Takeover Interest

Sam Bankman-Fried's FTX is looking for a path to buy online brokerage group Robinhood, Bloomberg reported Monday.

General Electric Stock Gains As CEO Larry Culp Takes Over Aviation Division

"There is tremendous opportunity in aviation over the coming years, and the Board and I decided it is the right time for me to take on this expanded role," said GE CEO Larry Culp.

Feds Could Stop Trump SPAC Deal

An investigation by a federal grand jury could halt the proposed SPAC deal with Trump's social media company.

McDonald's Brings Back a Classic Menu Item (with a Catch)

You never know what the fast-food chain might bring back or create a new version of.