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Consumer Electronics Sales Going to All-Time Highs in 2014 and 2015

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is now looking for 2014 to be an all-time record high for global consumer electronics. Its semi-annual sales forecasts signaling that consumer electronics revenues will ...
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Finally, PC Sales Bounce Back for a Little While

After years of anxiety that PC sales would continue to be destroyed by the emergence of the smartphone, something unexpected has happened. PC shipments have started to recover and traditional ...
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Amazon Mayday Button Brings Help in 9.75 Seconds

If free delivery and an online e-commerce site that offers millions and millions of products and service are not enough, Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has released numbers showing that Kindle ...
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Intel Stock Surge Good News for Microsoft and HP

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) reached a 52-week high after it announced its sales would be better than it had anticipated earlier in the year. Intel's news is almost certainly good ...
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Samsung Galaxy Tab S Takes a Shot at the iPad Air

Samsung Electronics introduced its latest tablets on Thursday, the Galaxy Tab S in 8.4-inch and 10.5-inch models. Both have higher resolution displays than the iPad Air and the iPad Mini ...
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Barnes & Noble to Build Nook With Samsung

Barnes & Noble Inc.'s (NYSE: BKS) Nook could begin a resurrection after years of poundings by Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) Kindle and the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPad. The deeply trouble ...
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Microsoft Is Bringing Office to Google’s Android

Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) is planning to release a version of its Office software suite for Google’s (NASDAQ: GOOG) Android operating system, according to ZDNet’s Mary Jo Foley. Notably, this version ...
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Tablet Sales Run Into Wall

The tablet was to be the salvation of the PC industry. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) undermined those hopes with the success of its iPad. It appears that the prospects that ...
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Apple’s Huge Samsung Legal Battle

Stop me if you've heard this one before. Late Friday afternoon, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) filed a motion to ban smartphones made by Samsung Electronics that Apple claims infringe on ...
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New Tablet Competition for Samsung and Apple — Xiaomi

A Chinese company will take the long shot that it can compete in a tablet market completely dominated by Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Samsung. New challenger Xiaomi has at least ...
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Internet Explorer Has Huge Security Flaw

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has released a warning about vulnerabilities in its Internet Explorer that create security flaws that it deems as a "danger" for people who use Windows XP. ...
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Lenovo Takes Global PC Sales Lead

PC sales may still be dropping, but that has not stopped China-based manufacturer Lenovo from increasing sales and stealing market share from competitors. Lenovo shipped 12.9 million PCs in the ...
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Samsung Researchers Closing in on Bendable Devices

A team of researchers from Samsung Electronics and Sungkyunkwan University in Korea have succeeded in growing a single-crystal layer of graphene at a size that could lead to the manufacture of ...
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PC Shipments to Fall in 2014

According to new research, PC shipments will fall 6% in 2014, and the decline will continue through 2018. The "death of the PC" may be an exaggeration. However, companies that ...
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Android Crushes Apple in Global Tablet Sales

Consumer electronics companies sold 195 million tablets last year. Unfortunately for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), which virtually invented the category, the share its iOS had of the global market dropped ...
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