Apps & Software

In Countries Where People Have High IQs, Less Software Theft

Software companies have a great deal to fear in terms of theft from the people who live in nations in which the average IQ is low. One the other hand, ...
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Sony Creates Units to Move PlayStation to Phones

Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) has seen the future of PlayStation, and it is the smartphone. As a means to capture the huge market of apps and downloads onto these devices, ...
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Analysts Get Even More Bullish in Take-Two

Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results on Wednesday. 24/7 Wall St. has reviewed a few analyst calls that came after the company posted its ...
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Jefferies Says Software Is Cheap and Should Outperform: 4 to Buy Now

The only good thing about blistering wicked sell-offs is they provide opportunity, especially when the economy is most likely not headed for recession. While many of the perma-bears are now ...
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Did Apple Sell 75 Million iPhones?

Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) share price hinges primarily on two things. The first whether the huge consumer electronics company sold over 75 million iPhones in the fourth quarter of 2015. ...
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Twitter Crashes

Twitter Inc.'s (NYSE: TWTR) services are down, at least here. The company reported: Some users are currently experiencing problems accessing Twitter. We are aware of the issue and are working ...
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Instagram User Base Hits 400 Million

Based on a "community" count, Instagram is larger than Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR). However, that may not matter much, as the site has not come up with a way to ...
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Why Twitter’s Earnings Will Likely Hammer the Stock

If there were ever a time to sell into strength, it would be today with Twitter (NYSE:TWTR). Twitter is a case of a company that suffers from its own publicity. ...
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New Google Maps Remembers Where You’ve Been

In another example of how "Big Brother" has rapidly moved into the world of tech, Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) new Maps product can tell you where you have been. But ...
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Will Windows 10 Help Sell Microsoft Products?

On July 29, Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) will roll out Windows 10 in full force. Interestingly, Windows 7 and 8 users will have a full year from the release date to ...
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Mobile Gaming Apps on Track for Record Revenues

The most popular—and highest revenue-generating—mobile apps have traditionally been games. That’s not true just for the U.S., but internationally as well. In the second quarter of 2015, for example, 81% ...
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Apple Seizes Smartphone Share From Rivals

Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Android helped smartphone manufacturers to seize market share from Apple Inc. (NYSE: AAPL) for years. That trend has reversed, at least in the United States. Apple clawed back more ...
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Yelp Shares Halted: Buyer Search Suspended

Shares of Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP) were halted for about five minutes at the end of the noon hour on Thursday pending news. The news, unfortunately, was not what investors ...
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Windows 10: It Is Free, but Is It Too Late?

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced Monday morning that the company will ship the next version of its Windows operating system, Windows 10, on Wednesday July 29. The software will be ...
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Google’s Game-Changing Announcement — and No, It’s Not Google Pay

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is about to wrap up its I/O developer conference, and the company announced a blizzard of new products and features on Thursday. The most prominent is ...
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