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Best Buy beats Q3 expectations for earnings and revenue. Same-store and online sales both increase.
The video game industry is getting set to kick off its busiest three months of the year.
Apple agrees to fix iSight camera issue on iPhone 6 Plus phones.
Aug 24- Apple Inc's China business experienced "strong growth" in July and August, Chief Executive Tim Cook told CNBC on Monday. The comments, in an emailed response to questions about the iPhone maker's business in China, come amid concerns about the country's economic growth that have sent global stocks reeling. Smartphone sales in China, the world's biggest...
Two new Samsung phones are available today.
TOKYO, Aug 21- Japan's Nikkei fell below the 20,000 mark for a fourth consecutive day to a 3-1/ 2 month closing low on yet more signs of deceleration in the Chinese economy. As Apple lost 2 percent after a Gartner report showed falling smartphone sales in China, share prices for the tech giant's Japan suppliers followed suit. Alps Electric fell 7.1 percent while...
While the latest report from Gartner showed smartphone sales recording its slowest growth in China, Apple has not been affected, says Jan Dawson, chief analyst at Jackdaw Research.
NEW YORK, Aug 20- InterDigital Inc has violated U.S. antitrust law by failing to keep its promise to fairly license its technology considered essential to mobile phone communications, Microsoft Corp said in a lawsuit on Thursday. It comes as the U.S. International Trade Commission is set to rule this month on whether Microsoft smartphones should be banned from...
*Bernstein downgrade hits Disney, media stocks tumble. *Report of declining smartphone sales in China hits Apple. Consumer stocks led the decline on Wall Street with Disney down nearly 6 percent after a brokerage downgrade, while Apple slumped near 2 percent after a report that overall smartphone sales in China fell in the second quarter for the first time.
NEW YORK— Worldwide sales of smartphones in the second quarter grew at the slowest pace since 2013 as sales in China declined for the first time, according to research firm Gartner Inc.. Smartphone sales in China fell 4 percent year-over-year— the first such decline for the world's most populous country and biggest market for smartphones.
Aug 20- Smartphone sales in China, the world's biggest market for the devices, fell in the second quarter for the first time, market research firm Gartner Inc said on Thursday. Sales of smartphones in China declined 4 percent in the quarter, the first year-over-year fall, the company said. "China has reached saturation- its phone market is essentially driven by...
Gartner says smartphone sales growth is slowing; Apple's market share is increasing.
Aug 20- Apple Inc increased its market share in the second quarter when global smartphone sales grew at the slowest pace since 2013, according to market research firm Gartner Inc.. The iPhone maker's share of the worldwide smartphone sales market rose to 14.6 percent in the quarter from 12.2 percent a year earlier. Rival Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's share fell...
Google announced a new Wi-Fi router called OnHub.
The streaming device unavailable to purchase on Amazon; does that mean it's time for an upgrade?
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.— Google is introducing a low-priced smartphone in six African countries where most people still can't afford an Internet-connected device. It will be sold in stores in Nigeria and offered by online retailer Jumia in five other countries: Egypt, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, and Morocco. Infinix worked with Google on the Hot 2 as part of a program...
Apple has hired a trio of banks to lead potential Kangaroo bond debut.
Videogame sales rise 5% in July.
Apple reportedly delays plans to introduce live TV as negotiations over licensing content stall.
Bryan Ma, vice president of IDC Asia Pacific, says Android-powered handsets seem to be losing their differentiation factor.