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China Q1 Smartphone Shipments Up Slightly, but Apple Down 15%

Smartphone shipments in China fell 20% sequentially in the first quarter of 2017, while rising by a modest 4% year over year. Shipments of Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone dropped ...
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Tablet Sales Drop 8.5% in Q1, Tenth Straight Quarterly Decline

Global shipments of tablet devices fell by 8.5% year over year in the first quarter of 2017. That marks the tenth consecutive quarter where year-over-year shipments have declined. Worse, in ...
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Apple Takes Lead in Global Wearables Market

"Wearables" primarily refers to smartwatches, although some of them strap on to the head or around the arm. No matter where they are worn, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has become ...
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Smartphone Demand Drops to 9-Year Low

Smartphone demand has fallen just as Samsung launches is flagship Galaxy S8 and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) prepares for the release of its iPhone 8. As a matter for fact, ...
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Is This the Turnaround Fitbit Investors Are Looking For?

Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE: FIT) released first-quarter earnings report after markets closed Wednesday. The company posted a net loss of $0.15 per share and $298.9 million in revenue. Consensus estimates from ...
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GoPro Turnaround to Be Highly Dependent Upon Drones

GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) has so far fallen quite far from its glory days, after having had an incredibly hot initial public offering. Initially the company just sold action cameras, ...
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Why GoPro’s Q1 Earnings Were Not Enough

When GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) released its first-quarter earnings report after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said that it had a net loss of $0.44 per share and $218.6 ...
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Speak Up, Your Digital Devices Want to Hear From You

Voice-activated devices like smartphones, tablets and digital home assistants get a lot of attention and, in the case of smartphones at least, a lot of use. Overall, 76% of U.S. ...
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Best Buy Up 50% in Last Year to All-Time High

Consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) traded at an all-time high Wednesday morning, and the company's stock has gained slightly more than 50% over the past 12 ...
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Another Report of Delays in Shipping Apple iPhone 8

Earlier this week we noted a story from DigiTimes suggesting that shipments may be delayed several weeks for the new iPhone everyone expects to launch in September. Drexel Hamilton analyst ...
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Apple’s iPhone 8 May Be Delayed: Report

Over the past several years, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has introduced its new iPhones in September, but the company may experience a delay until October or November for this year's ...
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What to Expect From BlackBerry Earnings

BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets open on Friday. The consensus estimates call for $0.01 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Android to Overtake Apple iOS in App Sales This Year

It's no secret that owners of an Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone are willing to pay a premium for the device. And even though smartphones that use Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: ...
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New Apple Watch May Have Cellular Connection

The new Apple Watch may have the ability to connect to cellular networks. An analyst from research firm Susquehanna Financial Group took a trip through Asia in recently. The results ...
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Apple Short Interest Rises Nearly 2 Million Shares

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) saw its short interest tick up by 1.89 million shares to 52.89 million for the period ended March 15. Based on this, Apple ranked 10th among ...
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