LONDON, July 31- British electricals and mobile phone retailer Dixons Carphone has agreed to sell The Phone House Portugal, further streamlining its business as it focuses on markets where it has a leading position. Following completion, expected by the end of next month, Dixons Carphone will receive a small cash consideration. Shares in Dixons Carphone, up 36...» Read More
Early success for the iPhone 5 smartphone has helped Apple to overtake Google's Android software in the United States, research firm Kantar WorldPanel said on Tuesday.
Tablets are almost certain to be the hottest ticket of the holiday season. There are a lot of tablets available, but let's have a look at some of the big ones.
Heading into Black Friday, these retailer stocks present bargains for investors, the “Fast Money” pros said Wednesday on CNBC.
Mark your Calendar app, folks. If promotional material from Apple is any indication, the Cupertino firm will offer its annual Black Friday discount on some electronics and accessories.
Autonomy, recently acquired by HP, is under fire amid allegations of accounting "improprieties" that HP says led it to take an $8.8 billion charge on the deal. Here's what Autonomy CEO Mike Lynch had to say in past appearances on CNBC.
System launches from Nintendo tend to be smooth running affairs, but the ambitious nature of the Wii U has presented a few stumbling blocks for the company.
There’s little doubt Americans love their electronic devices. But questions remain over whether the affection for tablets and smartphones will ring up a happy holiday.
I've had a bit of time to play with the new iPad mini, and my goal isn't to give you a comprehensive review — there are plenty of gadget sites for that. As CNBC's tech correspondent, my goal is to look at this from an investor's perspective.
AT&T Wireless' CEO Ralph de la Vega, discusses how record pre-order sales of the iPhone 5 are helping his company.
Toys R Us plans to launch its own tablet computer aimed at children called Tabeo on Oct. 21, a low-priced entry into the increasingly crowded tablet business.
Apple’s recent big-dollar decline is hardly a cause for concern, “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer said Wednesday.
Apple's latest iPad offering finally hit China's store shelves on Friday, months after its worldwide launch in March, but the delay is unlikely to dampen sales because of the Chinese passion for all things Apple, analysts say.
Now, as Nintendo's next generation console system prepares to launch later this year and the handheld 3DS device starts to get its legs under it, it's hoping to get back to black.
Apple Stores stores take in more money per square foot than any other United States retailer. But most of Apple’s employees, who sell those iPhones and MacBooks enjoy little of that wealth. The New York Times reports.
Rather than invest in these three stocks, Cramer has some alternatives.
Anthony Chukumba, BB&T Capital Markets analyst, and Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray analyst break down the numbers on Best Buy's better-than-expected first quarter.
The "Squawk Box" crew breaks down the numbers on the electronic retailer, reporting Q1 EPS of $0.72 ex-items vs. $0.59 est. on revenues of $11.61 billion vs. $11.52 billion est.
Apple remains the premiere play on the rise of the mobile internet sector, says Brian White, Topeka Capital Markets, who expects the next 12-18 months to be very exciting for the company.
Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities, explains his bleak predictions for the consumer electronics megastore, and what he expects from Best Buy's earnings report tomorrow, with the Fast Money traders.
Shares of Apple opened lower in today's market, despite the rally upon news of selling three million of their newly launched iPads. Shaw Wu, Sterne Agee, has a price target of $740 on the company.