Consumer Electronics

Apple iPhone Captures Half of Global Smartphone Revenue in 2017 Q4

According to data presented Thursday by research firm Strategy Analytics, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and the company's iPhone took a record 51% of global smartphone sales revenue in the fourth ...
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Fitbit Acquiring Health Coaching Platform for Subscription Revenue Model

If there is one gadget company that can use some help and get some added avenues of revenues, Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) comes to mind. The wearable health and fitness ...
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Apple’s HomePod Launches From a Big Hole

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) launches its HomePod voice-controlled speaker on Friday and demand for the device has been strong. On Tuesday the company announced that the HomePod would no longer ...
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Analysts Grow Quite Mixed on Apple After Slower iPhone Sales

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has faced growing concerns recently that its iPhone X wasn’t everything that it was expected to be, and as a result it could face slumping sales. ...
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Will GoPro Ever Get Its Act Together?

When GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) released its most recent quarterly results late on Thursday, the company said that it had a net loss of $0.30 per share and $334.8 million in ...
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Global Smartphone Sales Dive, but Apple Leads in Market Share

Smartphone sales worldwide, which have been slowing, have fallen into reverse. The number of units sold dropped 9% to about 400 million in the fourth quarter. A research firm that ...
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Apple Q1 Earnings Not Enough for Investors

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets closed Thursday. Although Apple beat its estimates for this quarter, it wasn’t enough for investors who promptly sent the ...
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Apple’s US iPhone Sales Top 22 Million in Q4

For the first time ever, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) sold more than 22 million iPhones in the United States during the fourth calendar quarter of last year. The company grew ...
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Apple Might Be Delaying New Features for Its Next Major Update

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) previously announced that it would be updating its iOS to accommodate for consumer concerns about security and its battery life. However, this does not appear to ...
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Apple Boosts Q4 Market Share in Key Markets: Kantar

In the fourth calendar quarter of 2017, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) regained some of the market share it lost during the third quarter. The company's decision to delay shipments of ...
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True or False: Apple Is Cutting iPhone X Production by 50%?

Japan's Nikkei news site reported Monday morning that disappointing sales of the iPhone X has led Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) to cut its production target for the next three months ...
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China’s Smartphone Market Slipped 4% in 2017 — a First

It had to happen sometime, and all the signs pointed to 2017 as that time. Chinese smartphone shipments fell by 4% year over year in 2017, after dropping 3% in ...
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Smartphone Prices Soar

Smartphone prices rose 10% in the fourth quarter of 2017, compared to the same quarter a year earlier. The rate of increase was a record. Research firm GfK reported: Global smartphone ...
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Apple Tops Industry, Ships 29 Million iPhone Xs in Q4

Independent technology analyst firm Canalys reported Tuesday that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) shipped 29 million units of its top-of-the-line iPhone X in the fourth calendar quarter of 2017. That was ...
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Apple HomePod Hits the Shelves — Finally

Following a delay that caused the company to miss the holiday buying season, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced this morning that its HomePod voice-controlled speaker will be available to order ...
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