Consumer Electronics

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Xbox One to Be Sold in China, a Challenge for PS4

Today, China is a market that most software and hardware companies believe they must conquer if they are to expand what may be stagnant sales worldwide. The most recent example ...
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10 Reasons People Get Bad Wireless Service

When customers get slow, intermittent or no service at all from their wireless service provider, the initial reaction is that the company has lousy service and there is just nothing ...
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iPhone 6 Screen May Not Be Scratchproof

The next iteration of the iPhone from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is expected to use an especially hard type of glass cover that has been promoted (not by Apple) as ...
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Will iPhone 6 Be Waterproof?

The new Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone will have a stronger processor and a scratchproof screen, and it will be available with a larger 5.5 inch screen size. But, like ...
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BlackBerry Z10

Can A New COO Help Save BlackBerry?

BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY) has a turnaround that remains caught between a rock and a hard place. The consumer move into iPhone and Android smartphones has sucked in almost all ...
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Xbox One Sales Doubled in June, Still Trail PlayStation

In a war of words, not numbers, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) claimed last week that sales of its Xbox One doubled month-over-month in June. The company has not released any ...
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Philip Morris Cigarette Shipments Fall 3.5%, Profits Tumble 13%

Inc. (NYSE: PM) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened on Thursday. The tobacco products firm posted quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.41 on revenue of ...
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Consumer Electronics Sales Going to All-Time Highs in 2014 and 2015

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is now looking for 2014 to be an all-time record high for global consumer electronics. Its semi-annual sales forecasts signaling that consumer electronics revenues will ...
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BlackBerry Stock Sneaking Up on a New 52-Week High

Shares of BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY) traded more than 5% higher on higher-than-usual volume Monday morning following a weekend report that the smartphone maker is about to launch a health ...
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Is Apple’s iWatch Going to Be Swiss Made?

Although Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has kept mum on the subject, Paris-listed luxury goods maker LVMH said on Friday that Patrick Pruniaux, vice-president of sales for its TAG Heuer watch ...
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BlackBerry Sells German R&D Assets to VW

UPDATE: BlackBerry shares popped 5% in early trading Monday following a weekend report that the smartphone maker will launch a health care software service in India. Smartphone maker BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: ...
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Apple Regained U.S. Smartphone Market Share in May

For the three months ending in May, Samsung Electronics gained 0.8% of the U.S. smartphone market and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) added 0.6%. Apple continues to hold the market share ...
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How Long Can GoPro Keep the Run Going?

There's no slowing down the bullet train known as GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO). The maker of high-definition and nearly indestructible cameras saw its shares rise as much as 12% Monday ...
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Why GoPro Keeps on Chugging!

Action camera maker GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) traded more than 44 million shares on Thursday, its first day as a public company. Shares closed up nearly 31%, and the buying ...
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Walmart Cuts iPhone Prices — Is Demand Falling?

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has unexpectedly slashed what it charges for Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 5 models. While some media speculate this means the iPhone 6 is on its ...
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