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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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Just How Badly iOS Gobbles Up Android Profit Share

Every report we see on smartphone operating systems -- platforms -- puts Android from Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) at the top of list with a market share of around 60% ...
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Smartphone, Tablet Gaming Far Outpaces Handheld Console Games

At the end of 2014, the installed base of smartphones worldwide was about 2.2 billion. There are, in addition, more than 600 million tablets in consumers’ hands as well. More ...
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Smartwatch Company Raises $8 Million on Kickstarter, Challenges Apple

Perhaps it is the anticipation for Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) smartwatch and competing products from large consumer electronics companies, or a general fascination with wearable devices. A tiny smartwatch company ...
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Can T-Mobile Keep Pace With Verizon and AT&T?

T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) reported its fourth-quarter financial results Thursday before the markets opened. It had $0.12 in earnings per share (EPS) on $8.2 billion in revenues, versus Thomson ...
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Samsung Adds U.S. Smartphone Market Share in December

For the three-month period ending in December, Samsung Electronics gained 0.7% in the U.S. smartphone market for a total market share of 29.7%. The Korean electronics giant still trails Apple ...
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Bullish Apple Analyst Gets Even More Bullish

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) received a favorable analyst call from Canaccord Genuity following its most recent earnings report. The call was made based on the growing iPhone user base, which ...
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Sprint Gets to Double Its Store Count in RadioShack Bankruptcy Deal

It is finally official. RadioShack has filed for bankruptcy. This may be a sad day in retail, but if you have been a reader of 24/7 Wall St. for very ...
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Analyst Has 3 Levers for Much Higher Apple Price Target

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) received another favorable analyst call from Credit Suisse’s Kulbinder Garcha in the week following its most recent earnings report. As you might have read Apple had ...
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The Outlook on Apple’s All-Time High

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) saw its shares hit an all-time high in Wednesday’s trading session. The most recent quarterly results were a huge driver of this gain. 24/7 Wall St. has ...
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Apple Pulls Even With Samsung in Smartphone Shipments

In the fourth quarter of 2014, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) sold 74.5 million iPhones, just 600,000 fewer than Samsung Electronics’ total of 75.1 million. A year ago Samsung sold over ...
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How Much Did Apple Sales Hurt Samsung?

In a note published on Tuesday, research firm Canalys said that for the first time ever Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) became the leading smartphone seller in China in the fourth ...
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Why Credit Suisse Sees Apple Shares Rising to $130

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) already received one analyst upgrade for 2015, and now we are seeing another upgrade on Tuesday. Credit Suisse's Patrick Jobin raised Apple to an Outperform rating from Neutral, ...
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Apple Holds Lead as Top US Smartphone

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) held the U.S. market share lead among smartphone manufacturers in the three months ending in November. Its share was 41.8%. Apple handily held off its major ...
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Tablet Users Expected to Pass a Billion This Year

Worldwide, tablet users will pass 1 billion this year, according to a study by research firm eMarketer. What the research does not make clear is the exact role that the ...
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