AT&T reports $38B in Q1 revenue, down 3.4% YoY, as it nets 3.2M wireless customers globally and 312K new DirecTV Now subs, bringing total to 1.46M (Todd Spangler/Variety)

April 25, 2018

Todd Spangler / Variety: AT&T reports $38B in Q1 revenue, down 3.4% YoY, as it nets 3.2M wireless customers globally and 312K new DirecTV Now subs, bringing total to 1.46M  —  AT&T added 312,000 DirecTV Now net new customers in the first three months of 2018 to reach 1.46 million subscribers — offsetting losses on the traditional pay-TV front. Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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PayPal reports Q1 revenue of $3.69B, up 24% YoY, vs. $3.59B est., and $132B in total payment volume, an increase of 32% from the previous quarter (Julie Verhage/Bloomberg)

April 25, 2018

Julie Verhage / Bloomberg: PayPal reports Q1 revenue of $3.69B, up 24% YoY, vs. $3.59B est., and $132B in total payment volume, an increase of 32% from the previous quarter  —  PayPal Holdings Inc. reported earnings that beat analysts’ estimates in the first quarter and gave an optimistic forecast for the second … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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AMD reports Q1 revenue of $1.65B, up 40% YoY, driven largely by $1.12B revenue from its Computing and Graphics division, up 95% YoY; stock up 8%+ after hours (Dean Takahashi/VentureBeat)

April 25, 2018

Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat: AMD reports Q1 revenue of $1.65B, up 40% YoY, driven largely by $1.12B revenue from its Computing and Graphics division, up 95% YoY; stock up 8%+ after hours  —  Advanced Micro Devices is on a comeback and it is stealing market share from arch rival Intel, based on earnings results reported today. Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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Facebook reports Q1 advertising revenue of $11.8B, up 50% YoY, of which ~91% comes from mobile, up from 85% in Q1 2017; headcount up 48% YoY to 27,742 (Facebook)

April 25, 2018

Facebook: Facebook reports Q1 advertising revenue of $11.8B, up 50% YoY, of which ~91% comes from mobile, up from 85% in Q1 2017; headcount up 48% YoY to 27,742  —  Facebook, Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018.  —  “Despite facing important challenges … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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More FISA Orders Were Denied During President Trump’s First Year in Office Than in the Court’s 40-Year History

In its first year, the Trump administration kept one little-known courtroom in the capital busy. From a report: A secretive Washington DC-based court that oversees the US government’s foreign spy programs denied more surveillance orders during President Donald Trump’s first year than in the court’s 40-year history, according to newly released figures. Annual data published Wednesday by the US Courts shows that the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance (FISA) Court last year…

April 25, 2018
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LA-LB truck turn times, container dwell times continue to decline

Consistently good truck turn times and container dwell times since peak season 2017 have BCOs who ship through Los Angeles-Long Beach optimistic that most of the dozen terminals will handle their shipments with a minimum of congestion issues this summer and fall. (Above: a truck at the Port of Los… Source: http://www.joc.com

April 25, 2018
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