Olga Kharif


Olga Kharif is a reporter for Bloomberg News and Bloomberg Businessweek in Portland, Ore. Kharif joined BusinessWeek in November 2000 as a reporter. Previously, she interned at BusinessWeek's Washington (D.C.) bureau. In spring 2000, Kharif was Northwestern's Pew Fellow and covered the Presidential campaign for the YVote2000 project. She also interned for People and worked for a summer at The Oregonian. Kharif has a graduate journalism degree from Northwestern University.

Olga Kharif

Articles by Olga Kharif


  • Sprint: Glimmers of Progress
    Sprint Nextel is still losing money and subscribers, but a closer look at those numbers, plus help from Amazon's Kindle and the coming Palm Pre, offer hope
  • Motorola: Android Help on the Way
    By yearend, the U.S. handset maker plans to roll out several smartphones based on the Android operating system spearheaded by Google
  • Symbian: Beyond Smartphones
    In the face of competition from the likes of Apple, Symbian hopes to run its mobile operating systems on netbooks, e-readers, GPS, and other mobile devices
  • Qualcomm, Broadcom: The Spoils of War
    For Qualcomm, the $891 million settlement removes a darkening legal cloud. For Broadcom, it may open the door to a bigger piece of the market
  • The Surge to Impose Online Sales Taxes
    As states and Congress move to make e-tailers collect sales taxes, Overstock.com and eBay oppose them while Amazon.com calls for uniformity




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