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Can New Sprint Rate Plan Hurt T-Mobile?

The latest shot fired in the battle for wireless subscribers came Tuesday morning from Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S). Last week’s shot was fired by T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS), so ...
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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edges Out the iPhone 6

Media pundits give the Samsung Galaxy S6 slightly more accolades than Apple Inc.’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6. The Samsung Galaxy S6 wins on the aesthetic front, such as the look ...
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Can Apple Sell 50 Million iPhones?

Demand for the new Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 may be great enough so that in the current quarter, the huge tech company could sell over 50 million units. That ...
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Short Interest in Apple Plunges

Investors with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares sold short got spooked recently. The short interest in the company dropped 21% in the period that ended May 29, falling all the ...
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Samsung Beats Apple in Customer Satisfaction Survey

The carefully followed American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) for cell phones recently reported that Samsung rates higher than Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), particularly in the smartphone category. Samsung cell phones ...
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Why Amazon Sells Its Fire Phone for $449

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and its founder Jeff Bezos never give up on anything. The Fire Phone has been a failure since it was launched. Amazon hoped that, if it could ...
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Surprisingly, Samsung Leads Global Mobile Phone Market, but Apple Surges

Despite struggles with smartphone sales against a surging Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and horrible earnings, Samsung remained the world's largest mobile phone maker (smartphones plus feature phones combined). However, Apple ...
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Why This Analyst Is Raising Its Apple Target (Hint, Not the Watch)

In the midst of all the excitement over the new Apple Watch, as some analysts are hailing its arrival, the driving force behind Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) continues to be ...
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A Waterproof iPhone?

Water has long been the nemesis of cell phones. The 1996 Nokia model 638, a brick by today’s standards, did not react well to a dunking, and today’s smartphones are ...
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Phablet Devices Post Fastest Mobile Device Growth

Between January 2014 and January 2015, usage of mobile devices like the iPhone 6 Plus from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and the Samsung Galaxy Note -- so-called phablets -- has ...
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Who Will Buy the Samsung Galaxy S6?

Samsung will release its new Galaxy S6. The South Korean company is up against one of the largest challenges of consumer electronics. People only have so much money. Apple Inc. ...
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Apple Is Worth $1.2 Trillion, Until It Isn’t

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is worth over $1.2 trillion, according to Carl Icahn. The flaw with the estimate rests with his valuation measure, based on growth, tax rates and a ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note Edge to Hit US on November 14

Samsung, as usual, will try to take customers from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). When the two are not battling over patents in court, each actually releases products that should be ...
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Is Samsung Sales Disaster Bad for Apple?

Samsung Electronics posted unusually weak numbers in a forecast for third-quarter results. Operating income will be down about 60% to $3.8 billion. Since most of its sales derive from smartphones, ...
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An iPhone Screen as Big as a TV Set

Presumably, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) will release its new iPhone 6 at an event the company has scheduled for September 9. The event has been preceded by wild speculation about ...
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