Consumer Discretionary Consumer Electronics


  • Apple's Tim Cook talks Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 1:07 PM ET
    Apple's Tim Cook talks

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports from Apple's headquarters, where Apple announced an update to the iPhone 6.

  • Kawasaki: Never say never about Apple Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 11:35 AM ET
    Kawasaki: Never say never about Apple

    Apple is holding a product launch event at its headquarters in Cupertino today. Former Apple chief evangelist Guy Kawasaki, shares his best guess at what we'll hear from the tech giant. Jon Fortt, weighs in.

  • What to expect from Apple's event Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 11:18 AM ET
    What to expect from Apple's event

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports from Apple's headquarters in Cupertino, where Apple is holding a product launch event Thursday.

  • HTC 're'-inventing itself Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 6:23 AM ET
    HTC 're'-inventing itself

    CNBC's Becky Quick reports mobile handset maker HTC is rolling out two new products this week, and demonstrates the new handheld camera. Quick spoke to Chairwoman and co-founder Cher Wang of HTC about staying competitive.

  • Is this the end of your ‘dead cellphone’? Saturday, 4 Oct 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    A number of start-ups are creating unique portable gadgets to recharge your dead cellphone, but is the trend going against the curve?

  • GoPro too high too fast? Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 12:29 PM ET
    GoPro too high too fast?

    Shares of GoPro are hitting an all-time high as the company announced its Hero4 camera lineup. The FMHR traders take their positions in the stock.

  • Testing the iPhone 6 Friday, 26 Sep 2014 | 11:36 AM ET
    Testing the iPhone 6

    Lauren Goode, Re/code senior reviewer, provides insight to the testing inside Apple's testing lab for iPhone 6 phones.

  • Analyst view of iOS 8 hassle & bendable phone Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 9:49 AM ET
    Analyst view of iOS 8 hassle & bendable phone

    How the issues with Apple's iOS 8 update, and the bendable iPhone 6 Plus could impact the stock, with Walter Piecyk, BTIG Research analyst.

  • Demand off the charts for iPhone 6: Pro Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 2:18 PM ET
    Demand off the charts for iPhone 6: Pro

    Discussing "off-the-charts" demand at Apple, with Jim Suva, Citi director of investment research.

  • Liberty Global CEO ‘confident’ of Ziggo success Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 9:44 AM ET
    Merger M&A

    Liberty Global CEO Michael Fries is confident he will soon get approval for his Ziggo bid, but isn't interested in a deal with Vodafone.

  • Shame on RadioShack? Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 2:32 PM ET
    Shame on RadioShack?

    RadioShack reported Q2 earnings showing a 20 percent drop in same-store sales. CNBC's Herb Greenberg shares his opinions on the company's press release.

  • Forget the iPhone, Apple has 2 bigger fish to fry Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 9:46 AM ET
    Apple store

    Everyone is waiting to see what Apple will unveil on Tuesday, but all the heat and light will focus on two major initiatives.

  • Telecom Italia, Telefonica bid for Vivendi's GVT Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 3:05 AM ET

    Telecom Italia and Telefonica made rival offers for Vivendi's Brazilian unit GVT as the battle over Brazil's telecoms market ramped up.

  • Is bigger better? What iPhone buyers have to say Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    WeChat app on an iPhone

    Apple is widely believed to be launching it's new iPhone on Sept. 9, and there have been no shortage of rumors as to what the new phone will look like.

  • $12 million cool invention sets Kickstarter record Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 5:49 AM ET
    The Coolest Cooler can do it all.

    The Pebble Watch kickstarted the wearable device race, but it just lost its place as the biggest Kickstarter campaign ever, to a cooler project.

  • Best Buy revenue falls 4% as store traffic declines Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 7:06 AM ET
    Best Buy

    Best Buy reported profit that beat expectations, but revenue fell 4 percent due to lower traffic in its brick-and-mortar stores.

  • Google's biggest product hits and misses Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 11:23 AM ET
    Google co-founder Sergey Brin participates in a panel discussion in Mountain View, Calif., where Google Buzz was unveiled.

    Despite its wildly successful products, consumer feedback to Google technology has not always matched its grand ambition.

  • PlayStation 4 sales hit 10M in blow to Microsoft Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 6:56 AM ET

    Sony has sold over 10 million PlayStation 4 (PS4) devices, the company said on Tuesday, landing a major blow to rival Microsoft's Xbox One.

  • Smartphone 'kill switch' law passes in California Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 4:11 PM ET
    Blackphone, a security optimized smartphone at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, Feb. 25, 2014.

    A bill that requires all new smartphones sold in California to come loaded with a "kill switch" passed the legislature.

  • Stanford breakthrough might triple battery life Saturday, 2 Aug 2014 | 7:48 PM ET

    Stanford researchers are working on a battery for your phone, car and other devices that could last three times longer than existing batteries.