Second Quarter


Xirrus Lets Las Vegas Sands Charge WiFi Premium

Xirrus enables Las Vegas Sands Casino to Charge WiFi Premium

As a hotel guest, I am always annoyed when I am required to pay extra for WiFi. But thanks to WiFi service from a Thousand Oaks...

Jan 26 2014, 10:08am CST

Microsoft 2Q Tops Expectations wtih Xbox, Surface Sales Help

Microsoft 2Q Tops Expectations wtih Xbox, Surface Sales Help

Microsoft 2nd-quarter revenue, earnings top Street as Xbox One, Surface sales strong REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft Corp. repo...

Jan 24 2014, 7:06am 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

2014 Detroit Auto Show: The Dozen Biggest Production Debuts Of NAIAS

2014 Detroit Auto Show: The Dozen Biggest Production Debuts Of NAIAS

Performance cars supplanted alternative-fuel vehicles as the main attraction at this year’s North American International Auto S...

Jan 17 2014, 8:11pm CST

Pinners Are From Peoria: Sharing On Pinterest Takes Off

Pinners Are From Peoria: Sharing On Pinterest Takes Off

Pinterest keeps gaining momentum as a way to share content, growing faster at this social activity than any other social media...

Jan 16 2014, 9:26am CST

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Huawei rejects reports of security weakness

Huawei rejects reports equipment vulnerable to hacking as it announces rise in 2013 profit BEIJING (AP) — Chinese...

Jan 15 2014, 11:41am CST

Jim Beam Acquired

Jim Beam Acquired

The Japanese company, Suntory has acquired famous whiskey maker Jim Beam for $13.6 billion. The quality and image of the produc...

Jan 14 2014, 4:04am CST

Jim Beam Acquired by Suntory

Jim Beam Acquired by Suntory for $13.6 Billion

The Japanese company, Suntory has acquired famous whiskey maker Jim Beam for $13.6 billion. The quality and image of the produc...

Jan 14 2014, 2:08am CST

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China video sites confident public will pay

China's video industry confident it can beat piracy, persuade public to pay for online content BEIJING (AP) — Whe...

Jan 14 2014, 1:16am CST

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The hottest gadgets of CES: 3-D printers to 4K TVs

The coolest tech at CES, from driverless cars to sugar printers and heat cameras for iPhones LAS VEGAS (AP) — The...

Jan 12 2014, 1:16pm 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

Guru Round Up: The 43 Best Investment Ideas For 2014

Guru Round Up: The 43 Best Investment Ideas For 2014

Last year was a year for stock market record books as index fund buyers added 30% to their nest eggs while many skilled hedge f...

Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST

Guru Pans: 14 Stocks To Steer Clear Of In 2014

Guru Pans: 14 Stocks To Steer Clear Of In 2014

In a market environment where “hot buys” always make the headlines, often the best advice an investor can get is when to actua...

Jan 6 2014, 12:16pm CST

Will Apple Be The S&P's Largest Dividend Payer In 2014?

Will Apple Be The S&P's Largest Dividend Payer In 2014?

Somebody alert Carl Icahn: in assessing the dividend outlook for 2014, a new report has named the billionaire’s favorite Twitte...

Jan 3 2014, 1:26pm CST

5 Companies That Transformed Advertising In 2013

5 Companies That Transformed Advertising In 2013

The convergence of social, video and mobile technology is rapidly changing the face of advertising. Just over a decade ago, sea...

Dec 29 2013, 4:16pm CST

Housing Outlook 2014: 10 Predictions From The Experts

Housing Outlook 2014: 10 Predictions From The Experts

In 2013, the housing recovery was a welcome bright spot on the economic pages: prices were shooting up, fewer homeowners were u...

Dec 23 2013, 12:26pm CST

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This Week In Credit Card News--Major Security Breach At Target, Consumers Lowering Card Debt

Target Says 40 Million Credit, Debit Cards May Have Been Compromised in Security Breach Target said that credit and debit card...

Dec 20 2013, 3:11pm CST

U.S. GDP Grew 4.1% In Third Quarter, More Than Previously Estimated

U.S. GDP Grew 4.1% In Third Quarter, More Than Previously Estimated

New data shows the economy is growing, giving support to the Federal Reserve’s decision to begin cutting back on asset purchase...

Dec 20 2013, 9:06am CST

BlackBerry Still Bleeding, Posts $4.4 Billion Third Quarter Loss

BlackBerry Still Bleeding, Posts $4.4 Billion Third Quarter Loss

The battered and beaten BlackBerry isn’t any closer to a turnaround, according to its third quarter earnings report. The compan...

Dec 20 2013, 8:34am CST

'iWatch' Coming in October Next Year, Capable of Wireless Charging?

'iWatch' Coming in October Next Year, Capable of Wireless Charging?

The rumors of the launch of Apple’s IWatch are alive and well: it is coming next year in October, with the wireless charging ca...

Dec 18 2013, 8:58am 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

Taiwan’s Quanta Rumored to Produce Apple’s Jumbo iPad and Maybe iWatch

Taiwan’s Quanta Rumored to Produce Apple’s Jumbo iPad and Maybe iWatch

Rumors are circulating that Taiwan’s Quanta has already been hired to build 12.9 inch iPad in 2014 and is bidding for iWatch...

Nov 27 2013, 2:54pm 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

Pandora is Mining User Registration Data for Advertisers

Pandora is Mining User Registration Data for Advertisers

Pandora has gone beyond the ordinary cookie. The startup is to track followers by the mining of user data. This is a progressiv...

Nov 16 2013, 2:43am CST

Apple Remains in the Top Spot of Tablet Providers Ranking

Apple Remains in the Top Spot of Tablet Providers Ranking

Apple has become the best tablet provider one more time with a 14.25 million iPad shipment and 29.7 percent of market share in...

Oct 31 2013, 4:30am CDT

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Samsung working on next generation phones – Galaxy F Series

Rumors are indicating that tech giant Samsung is currently working on their future devices. Those devices are rumored to featur...

Oct 17 2013, 4:31pm CDT

BlackBerry Q2 Earnings Report Reveals Major Losses

BlackBerry Q2 Earnings Report Reveals Major Losses As Expected

BlackBerry reports second quarter earnings that revealed major financial losses for the beleaguered company. A $935 million los...

Sep 27 2013, 9:15am CDT

BlackBerry Cancels Earnings Call of September 27

BlackBerry Cancels Earnings Call of September 27

BlackBerry has canceled its second quarter earnings conference call and webcast scheduled for Friday, September 27 due to prev...

Sep 26 2013, 2:13am CDT

BlackBerry Announces 4500 Layoffs, $1 Billion Loss, $1.6 Billion Revenue

BlackBerry Announces 4500 Layoffs, $1 Billion Loss, $1.6 Billion Revenue

BlackBerry has decided to downsize almost 40% of its global workforce i.e. 4500 layoffs and take an inventory write-down of $96...

Sep 21 2013, 3:25am CDT

T-Mobile will Offer $0 Down iPhone 5C and $99 Down iPhone 5S on September 20

T-Mobile will Offer $0 Down iPhone 5C and $99 Down iPhone 5S on September 20

T-Mobile will feature the $99 down iPhone 5S and $0 down iPhone 5C with 2-year contract starting Friday, September 20th. And it...

Sep 13 2013, 4:29am CDT

Tesla Outsells Porsche

Tesla Outsells Porsche

Tesla Model S vehicle outsells Porsche and other luxury cars in California during second quarter of this year. Other automobile...

Aug 27 2013, 5:35am CDT

China Mobile is in Close Talks with Apple over iPhone Deal

China Mobile is in Close Talks with Apple over iPhone Deal

The world’s largest mobile phone provider, China Mobile may seal the deal with Apple Incorporated regarding the iPhone and manu...

Aug 15 2013, 12:29pm CDT

T-Mobile will Launch More Apple Products Soon, CEO Says

T-Mobile will Launch More Apple Products Soon, Says CEO

T-Mobile CEO wants more from Apple as iPhone is not enough now for its biggest net additions of 678,000 branded US customer in...

Aug 8 2013, 7:16pm CDT

Android Remains the Top OS with 80% Shares while iOS Declines to 13.2%

Android Remains the Top OS with 80% Shares while iOS Declines to 13.2%

IDC says that Apple's iOS shares are declined in 2Q13 as no new product is launched this year. Android maintains its leade...

Aug 8 2013, 7:51am CDT

Comscore: Apple is the Top US OEM Again with 39.9% Share

Comscore: Apple is the Top US OEM Again with 39.9% Share

Apple is again announced the top US smartphone manufacturer holding 39.9% OEM share in June 2013. Comscore reports that Android...

Aug 8 2013, 6:10am CDT

T-Mobile US Gains 1.1 Million New Un-carrier Customers in Q2 2013

T-Mobile US Gains 1.1 Million New Un-carrier Customers in Q2 2013

T-Mobile has gained about 1.1 million new un-carrier customers in America and its revenue increased too to $6.3 billion. They e...

Aug 8 2013, 5:17am CDT

Verizon and Android are on Top Again in Q2 2013

Verizon and Android are on Top Again in Q2 2013

Both Android and Verizon are again declared leaders in second quarter of 2013. Android beats iOS by holding 51.5% sales share a...

Jul 30 2013, 9:21am CDT

HTC Predicts Negative Operating Margins for Q3

HTC Predicts Negative Operating Margins for Q3

HTC earned NT$1.25 billion profit in Q2, 2013 with NT$70.7 billion revenue and 1.5% operating margin. Taiwanese smartphone make...

Jul 30 2013, 6:48am CDT

BMW Officially Debuts 2014 i3 Electric Car Today

BMW Officially Debuts 2014 i3 Electric Car Today

The BMW Company has globally announced today its first mass-produced electric car. BMW i3 is a tribute to the infinite wonders...

Jul 29 2013, 12:00pm 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