Consumer Electronics

iPhone SE

Another Blow to Apple as China’s Smartphone Market Shrinks

China was supposed to be the market in which smartphone companies would find huge growth that would offset slowing of growth the U.S. and European markets. It has not turned ...
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Galaxy S7

Apple Woes Highlight Smartphone Sales Slowdown

When Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reported that iPhone sales declined by 16.3% year over year in the first quarter, the report underlined the slowdown in global smartphone sales in the ...
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Galaxy S7

Galaxy S7 Surges as Apple iPhone 6 Falters

Samsung announced its most recently quarterly results, and with them news that sales of its new Galaxy S7 have gotten off to a strong start. This contrasts with the weak sales ...
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iPhone SE

Did Apple Sell 50 Million iPhones?

Unit sales of the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone for the quarter about to be announced range between 44 million and 53 million, based on analyst estimates. Those figures are ...
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10 Items on Amazon That Cost More Than $10,000

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is well known for items and services like Prime and the Kindle. These cost, for the most part, under $200. As a matter of fact, the ...
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GoPro’s New Design Chief From Apple May Not Help at All

The shares of GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) rallied 19% when the appointment of former Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) executive Daniel (Danny) Coster as its new Vice President of Design was announced. He ...
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keyboard

Global PC Shipments Down 10% in Q1

The personal computer (PC) industry continues to be swamped by the increased use of mobile devices. The trend is great enough that it will not change. According to research firm ...
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iPhone 6

Wal-Mart Sells Refurbished iPhone 6 at a Discount

Without a lot of fanfare, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has begun selling a refurbished iPhone 6 with 16 gigbytes of memory for $399. That's a $150 discount to the ...
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iPhone 6

Did Apple Sell 50 Million iPhones This Quarter?

Wall Street's forecasts for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone sales in the quarter just ending are between 47 million and 57 million, which is an extremely large spread, even for Wall ...
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Galaxy S7

Samsung Galaxy S7 Tops Consumer Reports

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) faces a higher hill to climb in an effort to maintain its dominance in the high-end smartphone market. At about the same time as Apple released ...
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Pocket iPhone

Cheap iPhone Will Damage Apple’s Image

The press reports that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) may release a version of the iPhone called the iPhone SE. Based on speculation, or a furtive look at the product, its ...
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Amazon’s $35.99 Drone

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) sells drones for up to $9,999, according to a 24/7 Wall St. analysis from earlier this month. Currently, it is promoting one that is much less expensive. ...
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Galaxy S7

Apple Investors Shrug Off Samsung Galaxy S7 Launch

The Samsung Galaxy 7 is supposed to be the vanguard of the next generation of smartphones, just as the Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 was the best-selling product of the ...
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Amazon Prime Air

Drone Price Hits $10,000 on Amazon

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) sells drones for a little as $40. At the high end of the drone spectrum, Amazon has drones priced at $10,000. A drone for everyone, these ...
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Apple Short Interest Drops Sharply

The short interest in Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) stock fell nearly 10% in the first weeks of this month to 57.25 million shares. That was for the period that ended ...
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