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RadioShack Labs: More Ideas Like This and the Company Just Might Survive

Radio Shack (NYSE: RSH), it seemed, was determined to dig itself into an ever deeper hole. It was following the same tired path that nearly brought Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) ...
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Apple May Build 5 Million Smartwatches a Month

Now that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has announced its HealthKit heart and health monitoring software and upgraded iOS operating system that will include capabilities for a wearable device, all the ...
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Apple Could Revolutionize the Headphone Market With Its Lightning Port

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) could be about to ditch the 3.5mm headphone jack. Although it has served as the standard connection for decades, and has been used in all the iPhones ...
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Will an Amazon Smartphone Destroy BlackBerry and Windows Phones?

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is supposed to be releasing a new smartphone on June 18, 2014. At least that is what is being speculated after the company sent out invites ...
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Amazon Phone’s Big Advantage? Customers

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) could release a new smartphone in the next few days that has been described as the first with a 3D screen, a Samsung Galaxy killer and ...
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Apple’s U.S. Smartphone Market Share Sliced

For the three months ending in April, Samsung Electronics gained 1% of market share from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and other smartphone makers to grow its share of the U.S. ...
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Google’s Dirt Cheap Laptops Are Coming to Nine More Countries

Google’s (NASDAQ: GOOG) Chromebooks, the low-cost laptops powered by Google’s web-dependent Chrome operating system, are coming to nine more countries. Google announced, via poem, that Chromebooks would soon be available ...
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Will Watch Dogs Drive Xbox and PS4 Sales?

Paris-based video game maker Ubisoft has now delivered its much anticipated Watch Dogs game for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and earlier devices from both Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) and Microsoft ...
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Apple’s Huge Samsung Legal Battle

Stop me if you've heard this one before. Late Friday afternoon, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) filed a motion to ban smartphones made by Samsung Electronics that Apple claims infringe on ...
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PlayStation 4 Preparing to Launch in China

Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) has established two joint ventures with Shanghai Oriental Pearl Culture Development (OPCD) to make and sell the PlayStation consoles and video games in China. In January, ...
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GameStop Gets Some of Its Mojo Back

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported first quarter 2014 results after markets closed on Thursday. The video game retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.59 on $2 billion in ...
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Sony CEO Denies TV Division Is For Sale

Speaking at a conference on Thursday, Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) CEO Kazuo Hirai said that he would consider taking on an equity partner to share in the TV division's growth ...
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Lenovo Shipped 50 Million Smartphones in Past Fiscal Year

In its 2014 fiscal year ended in March, Hong Kong-listed Lenovo Group Ltd. shipped 50 million smartphones, and it is now the fastest growing smartphone maker in the world. And ...
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Is BlackBerry’s Strategy Working?

When BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY) announced its quarterly results in late December last year, the company revealed that it had entered a five-year deal with Hon Hai Precision Manufacturing, better ...
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Game Consoles Can Be Energy Hogs

With all the electronic gadgets people can own these days, one might think that U.S. demand for electricity would be going through the roof. Actually demand growth for electricity was ...
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