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Lenovo’s Slowdown Spells Trouble

Lenovo's earnings results showed it is not much better off than Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) in the personal computer (PC) market, and a slew of competitors in the tablet and ...
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Apple Named Best PC Maker in Major Survey

The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI), a gold standard of research about consumer preferences, named Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) as the top personal computer (PC) manufacturer. The contribution of the Mac ...
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Amazon’s New Tablets Get Subdued Introduction

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) knows how to make noise about new products and services, so when the company chooses to introduce five new models of its Kindle and Kindle Fire ...
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In Another Sign of PC Trouble, Toshiba Cuts 900 Jobs

The PC industry has been under pressure for some time as the use of tablets and smartphones has completely replaced personal computers in many cases. Even laptop sales have fallen, ...
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AARP Gets Into the Tablet Business at Walmart, With Intel and Google Inside

The tablet business was dominated by the likes of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) after it launched its iPad, with Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) and Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) entering the ...
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AT&T Makes an iPad Offer You Can Refuse

Wireless carrier AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) came out with a new offer Thursday morning that may be better for the company’s inventory levels than for its consumers. With the impending ...
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The ‘Always On Generation’ Driving Revenues for Top Flash Memory Tech Stocks

In less than a decade, consumer demand for a lightning fast Internet has changed everything. From e-commerce, social media to web search and more, this massive Internet use can cause latency, ...
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Samsung Nook for Barnes & Noble Due August 20th

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) and Samsung Electronics have announced an event for August 20th in New York at which the companies are expected to introduce a Samsung-built Nook. ...
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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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