Technology

Elastic Closes in on IPO

Elastic, creator the Elastic Stack, has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in regards to its initial public offering (IPO). The company expects ...
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Apple Store crimewave: First iPhone XS grab-and-run (video)

“I was at the Santa Rosa Plaza and I saw these six guys in jeans and hoodies making a their way to the Apple Store. I knew something was ...
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Here’s why Apple’s volume spiked on Friday

Sector reshuffling and a quadruple witching hour triggered a burst of trading across the exchanges. Who knew?     From Reuters.com: An overhaul of Wall Street’s technology and media ...
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Why Symantec’s Accounting Probe End Should Remove Major Shareholder Overhang

Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) may have dodged a big bullet in its turnaround efforts. The company announced that it has ended its internal accounting probe and that there will be ...
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Merrill Lynch Says Buy These 5 Out-of-Favor Tech Stocks Now

When you see the kind of gains that have been printed for people long Amazon or Google, it makes you incredibly mad you didn’t jump in sooner. The bottom line ...
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Analyst: iPhone XS Max sold out over weekend, XS orders ‘very weak’

Rosenblatt’s Jun Zhang sees iPhone XS inventory piling up, expects sharp production cuts.   From a note to clients that landed on my desktop Monday: Our channel checks indicate ...
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PC Mag puts Apple gadfly John Dvorak out to pasture

For most of his 36-year career as a tech columnist, Dvorak got Apple extravagantly, shamelessly wrong.   Here’s how Dvorak tweeted the news: Yesterday I was fired from PC ...
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This week’s Apple trading strategies (9/24-9/28)

A place for Apple 3.0 subscribers to share their ideas.   For a change of pace, let’s get things rolling with highlights from Amazon’s special event last Thursday (<10 ...
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Who died and made Tim Cook and Eddy Cue TV producers?

Maybe they should let the pros do their job.   From the Wall Street Journal ($): No Sex Please, We’re Apple: iPhone Giant Seeks TV Success on Its Own ...
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Stacey Higginbotham: Amazon just pulled an Apple on the smart home

That’s one way to look at the Alexa-powered microwave oven.   From Higginbothan’s Stacey on IOT: At its event Thursday in Seattle, the online retailer attacked several pain points ...
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Munster: iPhone lines 50% shorter than last year, as expected

Nobody has counted as many Apple heads as Gene Munster—first for Piper Jaffray, now for himself at Loup Ventures.   From a note to subscribers posted Friday: This year’s ...
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Someone gobbled up a ton of Apple Friday

Nearly 96 million shares traded hands, according to NASDAQ, the largest one-day volume since 2015.   [in-text-ad] Source: YCharts. Click to enlarge. Note: NASDAQ, YCharts, Bloomberg and Yahoo Finance ...
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Apple and the Institute for Advanced Misunderstanding

How many ways can the Forbes contributor network get Apple wrong? Let the Macalope count the ways.   This week’s entry from the horned one: The real winner: It’s never ...
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Launch day lines for the iPhones Xs (videos)

A new Apple phone can still draw a crowd, even in an S-year.   Queues from Taiwan, Sydney, Singapore, Tokyo, Kyoto, Berlin, London, more. Taiwan. First in line waited ...
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Tim Long hikes BMO’s price target to $219

Pieced together from Seeking Alpha, MarketWatch and StreetInsider (which had it first):   StreetInsider: BMO Sees No iPhone Unit Growth For Apple (AAPL) This Cycle “While the continued move ...
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