IHS Markit says Apple's latest smartphone costs the tech giant an estimated $224.80 to make.
The South Korean company is facing backlash in China over its response to problems with the new Note 7 smartphones.
SEOUL, Sept 21- U.S. carrier Verizon Communications Inc has begun taking orders for Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, after having stopped sales of the device earlier due to fire-prone batteries. Samsung has recalled about 1 million Note 7 smartphones in the United States, offering to replace or refund the flagship phones.
The potential damage to its image threatens to disrupt Samsung's efforts to use the Note 7 to propel faster growth in a crowded Chinese market.
But he said after reports China might have suffered its first explosion of the problem-plagued phone, Samsung's announcement that it saw no problem with the battery with no other explanation left him baffled. China should be a bright spot for Samsung as it wrestles with a global recall of 2.5 million of its new flagship smartphones. The company has not...
BRUSSELS, Sept 20- Alphabet's Google has been given an extra three weeks to respond to EU antitrust charges that it abused its dominant Android mobile operating system to squeeze out rivals, the European Commission said on Tuesday. The U.S. tech giant had been due to file a response by Tuesday but said it needed more time and will now reply by Oct. 7, a Commission...
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.— What if your computer or smartphone could tell if you're happy or sad? A new device developed by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology aims to detect emotions by sending wireless signals that measure heartbeats as the signals bounce off a person's body. Researchers from MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence...
GoPro's Karma stands out in the competitive drone space because of its portability and other versatile features, says PureFunds' Andrew Chanin.
Samsung says an investigation into one Galaxy Note 7 fire in China found no battery problem, while it couldn't access the other phone.
GoPro's new camera replacement cycle ahead of the holiday season should add to its revenues, says S&P Global Market Intelligence's Angelo Zino.
SEOUL/ BEIJING, Sept 19- Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday a Galaxy Note 7 smartphone in China that reportedly caught fire was damaged by external heating. Battery supplier Amperex Technology Limited said earlier in the day it investigated the damaged Samsung phone with the South Korean smartphone maker and determined that its battery was...
*ATL says its battery not the cause of Note 7 fire in China. SEOUL/ BEIJING, Sept 19- A supplier to Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday that its battery does not appear to have caused a Galaxy Note 7 smartphone to ignite in China, after Chinese media reported one of the handsets caught fire. Amperex Technology Limited said it conducted a joint investigation with...
Edmund Lee, Recode managing editor, discusses the launch of Apple's iPhone 7 and what else consumers want to see from the tech giant. Marcus Lemonis, Host of "The Profit," weighs in.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports the latest on Apple's launch of the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2.
Bruce Tognazzini, Nielsen Normal Group Principal and former Apple designer, and Noah Kraft, Doppler Labs CEO, discuss Apple's choice to remove the headphone jack from the iPhone 7.
Elliot Kaye, Consumer Product Safety Commission chairman, discusses the official recall of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 due to a fire hazard from the device's battery.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports the latest on the iPhone 7 launch including CEO Tim Cook opening the doors of the Palo Alto Apple Store.
Vanessa Friedman, New York Times fashion director, discusses the fashion side of Apple's new Apple Watch Series 2 and AirPods.
Mike Walkley, Canaccord Genuity, discusses the stock price reaction to Apple's launch of the iPhone 7.
Twitter, ExxonMobil and Apple are making headlines on Wall Street this Friday morning to wrap up the trading week.