LG Electronics Pulls To unexpected Q4 Loss LG Electronics reports unexpected 4Q loss due to foreign exchange rates, mobile stays in red SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG Electronics Inc. suffered a loss in the final quarter of 2013 because of the stronger South...
Jan 27 2014, 2:26am CST
Samsung Mixed Outlook after Stellar 2013 As Samsung bids goodbye to stellar 2013, mixed views on its future SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — For Samsung Electronics and its 270,000 employees across the globe, 2013 was the best year. One in every three smartphones...
Jan 24 2014, 1:14am CST
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 before with a number of other consumer electronic devices from the TV to VCRs and DVD players...
Jan 22 2014, 3:48am CST
Morgan Stanley expects Strong Apple December Quarter Results On Tuesday Apple’s stock was up $8.40 or 1.55% to $549.07. Morgan Stanley’s analyst, Katy Huberty, wrote a note titled “2014 the Beginning of a New Cycle of Growth and Innovation Monetization” and said that she expected...
Jan 22 2014, 2:53am CST
It is no Wonder that Apple Will Enter The Phablet Market Having created the tablet market with the iPad, Apple has been woefully slow into Phablets. As yet it does not have a large screen smartphone (a plus 5.6 inch display). But unless Apple acts quickly the Phablet market...
Jan 21 2014, 8:57am CST
Intel 4Q net income rises 6 pct Intel posts 6 pct rise in 4th-qtr net income, falls slightly short of Wall Street predictions
NEW YORK (AP) — Intel's fourth-quarter net income rose 6 percent, as the company offset flat demand for its...
Jan 16 2014, 4:46pm CST
SEMI: Forecasts are Positive at Annual ISS Conference In a press release issued January 14, semiconductor industry association SEMI provided synopses of key presentations at its Industry Strategy Symposium (ISS) being held in Half Moon Bay, California. In SEMI’s words...
Jan 15 2014, 9:31pm CST
The Five Most Disruptive Innovations at CES 2014 The launch this week of our Big Bang Disruption book added significant urgency to our annual search for the biggest disruptors at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
After all, the book’s principal...
Jan 10 2014, 1:45pm CST
PCs cap worst-ever sales year with another 4Q drop Personal computer shipments fell 7 percent to punctuate unprecedented drop in annual sales
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Personal computer sales sank even further during the holiday shopping season, capping the...
Jan 9 2014, 5:26pm CST
2013 Represented Worst Decline In PC Market's History PC sales continued their downward spiral in 2013. According to tech research group Gartner, the 10% decline throughout 2013 is the worst in history for the worldwide personal computer market.
Gartner analyst Mikako...
Jan 9 2014, 5:06pm CST
I Invested In A Startup - Now What? In a previous post, I wrote about investors increasingly turning to alternative investments in an effort to generate uncorrelated returns, hedge risk and diversify their asset allocation. This trend is highly likely to...
Jan 7 2014, 4:56pm CST
LG to use Palm's mobile software for smart TVs LG to power more than 70 percent of its smart TVs with mobile software from Palm
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — LG will bring the software that once powered Palm's smartphones to the majority of its Internet-...
Jan 6 2014, 12:36pm CST
Samsung sells 110-inch ultra-HD TV for $150,000 Samsung launches 110-inch U-HD TV for $150,000 in South Korea
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung said a 110-inch TV that has four times the resolution of standard high-definition TVs is going on sale for...
Dec 30 2013, 4:21am CST
UPS FedEx Delayed Due to foul weather and high demand, the UPS FedEx deliveries of packages were delayed this Christmas season. This major blunder caused a riot of frustrated complaints online from customers.
Dec 27 2013, 7:14am CST
China Chips Away At Taiwan's Prized Tablet PC Industry This threat to the Taiwanese economy, which depends on grabbing sizable shares of new IT hardware trends, has already hit contracts for lower-end tablets and begun taking aim at the premium ones, says Joen Yang, senior...
Dec 24 2013, 7:16pm CST
Smartwatch Shoppers Guide for Android and iOS Users If you are looking for a smartwatch, this shoppers guide lists some of the most popular smartwatches on the market and goes over major features and smartphone compatibility for each.
Dec 18 2013, 1:05pm CST
Nikon Wins Lawsuit Against Polaroid’s Mirror-less Camera Nikon has won a lawsuit which it had filed against Polaroid’s mirror-less camera. The similarity between the two cameras, one belonging to Nikon and the other to Polaroid, was so much that the judge didn’t need to think twice about the decision. The verdict went in favor of Nikon.
Dec 6 2013, 9:49am CST
iPhone 5S Shipping Times Improve to 1-3 Days for All Models Apple has reduced the shipping times for its iPhone 5S models in many countries. Apple is now shipping iPhone 5S within 1-3 business days in the United States, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region and the Middle East.
Dec 6 2013, 6:05am CST
iPhone 5S: Shipping Time Reduced to 3-5 Days The iPhone 5S is in high demand as opposed to the cheaper plastic 5C. That is why Apple Incorporated has reduced iPhone 5S shipping time to 3-5 business days to mark this holiday season.
Nov 21 2013, 3:28am CST
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