Google and Tablets Just Don’t Mix

While many consumers are familiar with the Apple iPad or the Microsoft Surface, Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) tablets don’t quite measure up. This tech giant has tried again and again ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Moody's downgraded Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA). According to MarketWatch: Moody's Investors Services late Tuesday downgraded Tesla Inc. corporate debt rating to B3 from B2, one notch further down on its ...
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New Apple iPad Not Expected to Turn Market Around

Later Tuesday in Chicago, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is expected to announce a new, less expensive 9.7-inch iPad aimed at the education market. The Cupertino-based giant is hoping to lure ...
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Amazon Launches Cheap New Tablet

Earlier this week, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced the launch of its new high-end Fire HD 10 tablet. Priced at $149.99, it comes with more memory and a bigger battery, ...
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Amazon Slashes Prices on Fire Tablets Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has marked down the price on its Fire tablets, which many analysts believe have never sold well. The deals target subscribers to Amazon's Prime service. The ...
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Is Apple’s iPad Mini Finished?

Tech industry website Boy Genius Report (BGR) cited a source Tuesday who said that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is near a decision to eliminate the iPad mini from its product ...
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Tablet Sales Drop 8.5% in Q1, Tenth Straight Quarterly Decline

Global shipments of tablet devices fell by 8.5% year over year in the first quarter of 2017. That marks the tenth consecutive quarter where year-over-year shipments have declined. Worse, in ...
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Microsoft Surface Takes Top Spot in Tablet Satisfaction Survey

In its latest ranking of tablet devices, J.D. Power is sure to rankle enthusiasts of the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPad. Microsoft Corp.'s (NASDAQ: MSFT) Surface took the top spot ...
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Apple’s Smartphone Lead Over Huawei Falls Below 5%

The global market for new smartphones in 2017 is forecast to reach 1.44 billion units, with the top six vendors accounting for more than 70% of the volume. Market leader ...
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Thanksgiving Mobile Sales Surge 58%

The shift in online shopping from desktop computers to mobile devices is surging again this year as 58.6% of Thanksgiving Day shoppers used their smartphones and tablets to make purchases. ...
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Apple Expected to Be Top Tablet Company in 2017

It is not the same as leading the huge smartphone market in sales worldwide, but Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) will hold that distinction among tablet manufacturers, with a full quarter ...
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Is New Amazon Fire HD 8 Tablet Stealing Some of Apple’s Thunder?

While it is true that Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) new iPhone and Apple Watch announcements didn't do much for the company's stock price, the new devices do offer some pretty ...
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Apple Short Interest at 12-Month Low

Short interest in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) fell 16.4% in the two-week reporting period ended February 29. Some 47.44 million Apple shares were short, about 0.9% of the company's float. ...
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Tablet Shipments Fall 12% in 2015

Global tablet shipments fell 12.2% year over year in 2015 to 168.5 million units. That marks the first time that year-over-year shipments have declined at a double-digit pace. The data ...
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Apple Dominates New Mobile Device Activations

On the basis of hardware sales alone, Americans love Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) mobile devices. Of all new devices activated in the week ending on Christmas Day, Apple accounted for ...
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