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Microsoft Offers 40% Off on Dell Products

Wednesday is the ninth day of a 12-day promotion from Microsoft Corp.'s (NASDAQ: MSFT) Microsoft Store, and the day's specials are products from Dell. Prices have been knocked down by ...
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Could the Apple iPad Pro Bring a Big Revenue Boost for Logitech?

Logitech International SA (NASDAQ: LOGI) may not have become forgotten about, but the days of endless growth from endless peripherals are long gone. The move to mobile internet via smartphones and ...
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Amazon Unveils Mobile Device Farm for App Developers

In a press announcement Thursday, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and its Amazon Web Services (AWS) division announced the availability of the AWS Device Farm for mobile app developers. The announcement ...
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Amazon to Offer Huge Discounts on ‘Prime Day’

July 15 marks "Prime Day" for Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), a day on which the e-commerce and cloud company will offer what it says are a number of deals that will exceed ...
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Why Amazon Sells Its Fire Phone for $449 Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and its founder Jeff Bezos never give up on anything. The Fire Phone has been a failure since it was launched. Amazon hoped that, if it could ...
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Analyst Cools on Apple Watch and iPad Sales, but Sees Huge iPhone Gains

How much do investors value the upcoming Apple Watch and the iPad, compared with the strength of the iPhone upgrade cycle? This remains up for debate, but Bank of America ...
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Mobile Devices Account for Nearly 40% of All Video Viewing

In roughly three and a half years, the global percentage of video viewed on a mobile device has risen from around 1% in August 2011 to more than 38% in ...
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Smartphone, Tablet Gaming Far Outpaces Handheld Console Games

At the end of 2014, the installed base of smartphones worldwide was about 2.2 billion. There are, in addition, more than 600 million tablets in consumers’ hands as well. More ...
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Tablet Users Expected to Pass a Billion This Year

Worldwide, tablet users will pass 1 billion this year, according to a study by research firm eMarketer. What the research does not make clear is the exact role that the ...
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Apple Wins Race for Global Holiday Sales

Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) ability to beat back the rise of Samsung and of Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOG) Android operating system was on full display as new research showed it ...
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Thanksgiving Online Sales Tally: Up 14%

Total online traffic on Thanksgiving Day rose 14.3% this year compared with 2013, but the average order value was about 2% less. Mobile traffic accounted for over half (52.1%) of ...
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Online Sales Rise 12% on Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day online shopping posted some good news and some not-so-good news. As of 6:00 p.m. ET on Thanksgiving Day, online sales are up 12.2% compared with the same period ...
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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 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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