Consumer Electronics

Satisfaction With Smartphones Nearly Equal Between Apple, Samsung

The more consumers use a smartphone to operate connected home services like smart appliances and thermostats, the better they like their smartphones. The highest ratings were reported by consumers who ...
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The $40 iPhone 8

The most expensive version of the new iPhone 8 will cost $1,000 or more, according to a Wall Street research firm. The price will be based on a set of ...
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Will New Samsung Phones Undercut Coming Apple iPhone 8?

Samsung Electronics is expected to announce its latest generation of the Galaxy line of smartphones on March 29 at an event in New York City. Rumors about features in the ...
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Should Analysts Trust GoPro on Guidance?

GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) saw its shares hit an all-time low on Wednesday, but now shares have spectacularly bounced 15% after the camera company provided a business update. Essentially, GoPro ...
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Google’s Pixel Phone Plans Sound Fishy

A taimen is the largest species of fish in the salmon family and is native to rivers in Eurasia and Mongolia. It is also the reported codename Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Apple iOS Snagged 42% of US Market During Holiday Season

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) had an excellent 2016 holiday season, thank you very much. In the three-month period from November 2016 through January 2017, Apple's iOS-powered smartphones accounted for 42% ...
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23% of Owners Say They Plan to Upgrade to New Apple iPhone in the Fall

Whether you refer to it as the iPhone 8 or the iPhone X, there's little doubt that speculation about the new iPhone due from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) later this ...
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Apple ‘One of the Most Underappreciated Stocks in the World’

Research firm Drexel Hamilton has released a research note that says Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is “one of the most underappreciated stocks in the world.” Given that it is the ...
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Apple Short Interest Jumps by Over 3 Million Shares

The short interest in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) ticked up by 3.4 million shares to 51 million for the period that ended February 28. Based on shares sold short, it ...
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Will Google Drop the Headphone Jack in Next Pixel Phone?

The Pixel smartphone from Google and its parent company, Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL), has proven to be a major success for the company, at least as far as delivery delays ...
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Apple Market Cap Approaches $800 Billion, a Record

No company's market cap has ever reached $800 billion. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is about to touch that goal. It only has to go 9% higher. And, based on the ...
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Google Pixel smartphone

Alphabet Plans to Release New Pixel Phone Later This Year

In the world of smartphones, the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone is king, but it does have some healthy competition from Samsung and Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL). Although, Google has ...
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Pocket iPhone

No USB-C Connector on iPhone 8: Analyst

A rumor reported first in The Wall Street Journal on Monday that new iPhones from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) would use a USB-C connector for both charging and headset connections ...
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Pocket iPhone

Why Apple’s Next iPhone Connector Matters

The so-called iPhone 8 from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has been largely responsible for the company's share price boomlet over the past week or 10 days. Word that Warren Buffett's ...
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Nokia 3310 blue

The Brick Is Back at Nokia: What to Expect

In a blast from the past, Nokia Corp. (NYSE: NOK) is bringing back the “Brick,” or as they call it the 3310. This mobile phone first came out in 2000 ...
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