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Nokia smartphone Sales Drop

Nokia smartphone Sales Drop

Nokia handsets unit being bought by Microsoft sees further drop in sales HELSINKI (AP) — The Nokia handsets business that Micro...

Jan 23 2014, 7:21am CST

Netflix Shares Shoot Up On Stronger Than Expected

Netflix Shares Shoot Up On Stronger Than Expected

“It’s been a good year for Netflix,” wrote CEO Reed Hastings and CFO David Wells in a letter to shareholders. “People around th...

Jan 23 2014, 2:47am CST

Netflix Roars Back With 20% Earnings Beat, Stock Flies In Aftermarkets

Netflix Roars Back With 20% Earnings Beat, Stock Flies In Aftermarkets

Netflix sped past subscriber estimates in its fourth-quarter 2013 report tonight, and likely beat out former pay TV king, HBO,...

Jan 23 2014, 2:03am CST

IBM Shares are Tempting, But Still Too Pricey

IBM Shares are Tempting, But Still Too Pricey

Earnings season is in full swing, providing new data points for investors to reassess positions.  After a careful review o...

Jan 22 2014, 8:01am CST

It Had To Happen! Smartphones Shipments Dip In 1Q 2014

Smartphones Shipments Dip In 1Q 2014

That’s right, it had to happen! It was only a matter of time before smartphone growth started to slow. Yes, we’ve seen this bef...

Jan 22 2014, 3:48am CST

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Apple May Have Generated $60 Billion Of Revenue In The December Quarter

Apple has scheduled its December quarter results to be released on Monday, January 27, with its conference call at 2:00 pm Paci...

Jan 17 2014, 8:51am CST

Despite PC 'Stabilization' Intel Shares Trend Down On Tepid Outlook

Despite PC 'Stabilization' Intel Shares Trend Down On Tepid Outlook

Desktop computers still make up a large portion of chip maker Intel's business, but PC sales have been declining sharply in rec...

Jan 16 2014, 4:36pm CST

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AOL hands over Patch operations to investment firm

AOL hands over operations of troubled local-news division Patch to turnaround firm NEW YORK (AP) — AOL is handing...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

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Apple's Cook Says iPhone China Mobile Deal Is The Beginning of A Beautiful Friendship

Apple CEO Tim Cook did something his predecessor, Steve Jobs, didn’t do in pursuit of a deal for the iPhone with China Mobile,...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

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App Tracker uTest Raises $43M From Goldman Sachs For Future Acquisitions And IPO

A startup known for its mobile application testing, uTest, has more than doubled its funding to date as it pursues acquisitions...

Jan 14 2014, 6:36am CST

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The Ignored Side Of Social Media: Customer Service

The following post was published on the Knowledge@Wharton website on January 2, 2014. What do you do when your flight to San Fr...

Jan 9 2014, 3:36pm CST

Apple: 2013 In Review And 2014 Outlook

Apple: 2013 In Review And 2014 Outlook

For the first eight months of 2013 it was all talk about the stock (since it was in the penalty box), Apple losing market share...

Jan 8 2014, 9:31am CST

Hyundai Super Bowl 2014 Ads feature Elantra and Genesis

Hyundai Super Bowl 2014 Ads feature Elantra and Genesis

There will be two Hyundai Super Bowl 2014 Ads. Hyundai downgrades a bit from the massive 5 ad line-up in 2013....

Jan 8 2014, 8:42am CST

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7 Ways To Give Yourself An Annual Career Checkup

How To Pick And Stick To Career Goals You go to your doctor once a year for your annual checkup (or ought to), so why not do t...

Jan 6 2014, 2:16pm CST

There's A Futuristic Rifle So Smart It Can't Miss--But Profiting From It Is A Tricky Shot

There's A Futuristic Rifle So Smart It Can't Miss--But Profiting From It Is A Tricky Shot

Customers who want to test-drive TrackingPoint’s Precision Guided Firearm often come to an outdoor firing range in Texas Hill C...

Jan 6 2014, 7:16am CST

Demand For Larger Screen Size To Drive Corning's Display Technology Business In 2014

Demand For Larger Screen Size To Drive Corning's Display Technology Business In 2014

Corning’s revenues from its display business are expected to increase in the coming year driven by growing demand for larger di...

Dec 30 2013, 4:01pm CST

10 Things To Look Forward To In Fashion In 2014

10 Things To Look Forward To In Fashion In 2014

What will the New Year bring to the world of fashion? Here are 10 things worth keeping our eyes out for. 1. Cate Blanchett’s re...

Dec 30 2013, 7:01am CST

First U.S. Police Department To Launch Weibo Account Will Urge Local Businesses To Create Their Own

First U.S. Police Department To Launch Weibo Account Will Urge Local Businesses To Create Their Own

A police department in southern California has started using Sina Corp.’s Weibo to get in touch with the growing number of its...

Dec 29 2013, 3:46am CST

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Tesla Torched The Shorts In 2013, While JC Penney Proved A Winner

This is a guest post by Karl Loomes, market analyst at Astec Analytics, part of SunGard. The views expressed are those of the a...

Dec 23 2013, 10:46am CST

As ObamaCare Launches, Walgreen Profit Soars

As ObamaCare Launches, Walgreen Profit Soars

Walgreen Co., the giant pharmacy that is pushing more into providing health care services beyond the prescription counter, said...

Dec 20 2013, 9:26am CST

Microsoft's Xbox One to Get First Original Shows in Early 2014

Microsoft's Xbox One to Get First Original Shows in Early 2014

Microsoft is planning to launch the first original TV shows on Xbox One and Xbox 360 gaming consoles through Xbox Live early ne...

Dec 14 2013, 6:41am CST

iPhone 5S is the Best-Selling Smartphone at All Four Major U.S. Carriers

iPhone 5S is the Best-Selling Smartphone at All Four Major U.S. Carriers

Apple's new iPhones are the top choice of Americans these days. iPhone 5S has topped the smartphone sales charts at all 4...

Dec 13 2013, 7:51am CST

Dell Chromebook 11 will Go on Sale Below $300 in January 2014

Dell Chromebook 11 will be Available for Sale Below $300 in January 2014

Dell joins the Chrome club today by announcing its first ever Chrome OS device Chromebook 11. It is an educational laptop that...

Dec 11 2013, 1:17pm CST

Apple Develops First 'Made for iPhone' Hearing Aids in Collaboration with GN Store Nord

Apple Develops First 'Made for iPhone' Hearing Aids in Collaboration with GN Store Nord

Apple knows how to be diplomatic if it suits its purpose. That is why it has combined forces with the Danish GN Store Nord for...

Nov 26 2013, 6:00am CST

ZTE will Sell its Smartwatch for Lower Price

ZTE will Sell its Smartwatch for Lower Price

The Chinese company, ZTE is to enter the smartwatch race next year. It will be coming out with its own smartwatch version that...

Nov 25 2013, 7:12am CST

New iPad mini with Retina Display Rumored to be in Short Supply

Is the new iPad mini with Retina Display become the most hard to find Holiday gift of 2013?...

Nov 4 2013, 1:03am CST

Nokia Unveils Lumia 1520 and Lumia 1320 Windows Phone with 6-inch Display

Nokia Unveils Lumia 1520 and Lumia 1320 Windows Phone with 6-inch Display

Nokia presents big Lumia 1520 and Lumia 1320 Windows Phone devices estimated to ship in Q4 2013 and Q1 2014 for $749 and $339 r...

Oct 22 2013, 5:00am CDT

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Rumored launching plan of Samsung Galaxy S5

From Naver, a Korean news source, comes this surprising news that Samsung may be is on the pursuit of coming up with the new ph...

Oct 18 2013, 11:46am CDT

Walmart Improves Holiday and Black Friday Online Shipping with New Fulfillment Centers

Walmart Improves Holiday and Black Friday Online Shipping with New Fulfillment Centers

Walmart adds two new fulfillment centers to deliver online orders faster and at lower cost....

Oct 1 2013, 3:57am CDT

iPad Mini Retina May Not Come in October with iPad 5

iPad Mini Retina May Not Come in October with iPad 5

Apple can launch a new iPad mini model this year but it would be a non-Retina version. Retina iPad mini is much expected to com...

Oct 1 2013, 12:02am CDT

Sony to Sell 5 Million PlayStation 4 Units by April 1st

Sony to Sell 5 Million PlayStation 4 Units by April 1st

Sony is on cloud nine. The Japanese conglomerate is most likely to sell over 5 million of its PS4 units by the 1st of April, 20...

Sep 19 2013, 12:15pm CDT

Lenovo Becomes Top PC Maker in Q1, Yet Sold More Mobiles and Tablets

Lenovo Becomes Top PC Maker, Yet Sold More Mobiles and Tablets in Q1

After its first quarter financial report came out, Lenovo was in for a surprise as ranked #1 PC maker of the world. But the fac...

Aug 15 2013, 8:41am CDT

Riyadh Metro is a $22.5 Billion Project

Riyadh Metro is a $22.5 Billion Project

The Saudi government decided to spend $22.5 billion to build a metro for Riyadh....

Jul 30 2013, 1:21am CDT

Facebook Releases Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results

Facebook Releases Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results

Facebook is the one company that beats all analysts' expectations for its Q2 2013 financial results. Revenues earned were...

Jul 24 2013, 4:37pm CDT

Apple to Ship 4 million MacBook Units in 3Q13

Apple to Ship 4 Million MacBook Units in 3Q13

Apple is expected to see a 10% increase in MacBook shipments in third quarter of 2013. 4 million MacBook units will be shipped...

Jul 24 2013, 9:43am CDT

LG Sold Record 12.1M Smartphones in Q2 2013

LG Sold Record 12.1M Smartphones in Q2 2013

LG makes history by setting a new sales record of 12.1M smartphones in second quarter of 2013. Earnings report shows 10.1 perce...

Jul 24 2013, 4:47am CDT

Verizon Wireless Joins Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group to Shape and Launch its Smartphone OS in US

Verizon Wireless Joins Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group to Shape and Launch its Smartphone OS in US

Verizon has joined Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group (CAG) of Canonical on Thursday. Verizon Wireless will not only help Ubuntu to...

Jul 12 2013, 6:17am CDT

HTC Profit Goes Down 83% from Last Year in Q2

HTC Profit Goes Down 83% from Last Year in Q2

HTC sales experience a huge slump. The earnings report of Q2 2013 shows that its profit falls down by 83% from last year. But a...

Jul 5 2013, 8:10am CDT

BlackBerry PlayBook Tablets will Not Get BlackBerry 10 OS

BlackBerry PlayBook Tablets will Not Get BlackBerry 10 OS

BlackBerry PlayBook tablets will not be upgraded with BB 10 software. Back in January, Thorsten Heins announced RIM's plan...

Jun 28 2013, 12:02pm CDT

BlackBerry has Shipped 2.7M BB10 Smartphones in Last Quarter

BlackBerry has Shipped 2.7M BB10 Smartphones in Last Quarter

BlackBerry has not focused on its BB10 devices sale during last three months. RIM has just shipped 2.7 million BB10 devices dur...

Jun 28 2013, 10:57am CDT