Consumer Electronics

Goldman Sachs

Why Goldman Sachs Expects Garmin to Stumble Against Fitbit and Apple

Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) has been one of the greatest growth stories and cult stocks of them all over the years. The outcome for Garmin remains unsure, but technological developments ...
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Best Buy store

Why Does Best Buy Sell $1,000 Refrigerators?

Best Buy is supposed to be a consumer electronics store. Its shelves and bestbuy.com are supposed to be filled with PCs, video games, cell phones, cameras, and home theaters. However, ...
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Apple store

Can Apple Sell 70 Million iPhones?

As analysts gear up for the presumed September launch of the iPhone 7 and the rush of buyers over the holiday season, it appears they expect Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) ...
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Best Buy store

Is Best Buy Making the Best Offer for Samsung Note 7 Buyers?

Samsung Electronics kicked off U.S. pre-orders for its Galaxy Note 7 5.7-inch smartphone on Wednesday with general availability scheduled for August 19 in the United States. That was the signal ...
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Galaxy S7

As Samsung Sales Surge, a Threat to iPhone 7

By the time Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAP) iPhone 7 comes out of the box, Samsung's success already may have eaten up demand for high-end smartphones. A new piece of research ...
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Shanghai

Apple iPhone Falls to 5th Place in China

The Chinese smartphone market is growing. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is not part of that growth. Apple desperately needs growth in what it calls Greater China to be the cornerstone ...
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Pocket iPhone

iPhone Fatigue Helps Undercut Smartphone Sales

Smartphone sales only rose 1% in the second quarter to 340 million units, according to research firm Strategic Analytics. One of the primary reasons is what the organization called "iPhone ...
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iPhone SE

Did Apple Sell 50 Million iPhones? No

There was a time when Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) could sell 50 million iPhones in a quarter effortlessly. It did 50% better than that in the first quarter of its ...
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iPhone SE

Will iPhone 7 Really Be an iPhone 6SE?

When Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) introduced the iPhone SE last March, most observers believed the cheapest iPhone Apple had ever released was primarily aimed at what is now the world's ...
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Apple Watch

Global Smartwatch Sales Dive 32%, Apple Watch Plummets 55%

The global market for smartwatches tumbled 32% in the second quarter of 2016, from 5.1 million units in the year-ago quarter to 3.5 million units. Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) Apple ...
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How Many Days and How High Can ZAGG Rise on Pokemon Go?

The Pokémon Go craze has been a boom for several companies, even outside of Nintendo. One such company is ZAGG Inc. (NASDAQ: ZAGG). The draw here is obvious: as more ...
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Best Buy

Best Buy Clearance Sales Offer 50% Markdowns

Out with the old, in with the new. That's the story at least a couple of times a year for retailers, and now is one of those times for consumer ...
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Pocket iPhone

Apple Petitioned to Block Police Disabling of iPhones

Given the prominent place smartphone cameras and video recorders have played in recent confrontations that have involved police, it is no surprise some worry has arisen that law enforcement will attempt ...
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smartphone troubles

Has the Pokémon Go Stock Craze Returned to the 1990s?

If you are young, chances are pretty good that you may be a part of the Pokémon Go craze. To an adult who has seen trends for more than a ...
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watching TV

Best Buy Makes 4K Easy

The more pixels that a device is able to display, the sharper the image that reaches your eyes. Like all things technological, however, unless all the parts of a system ...
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