TAIPEI, Aug 3- Taiwan stocks fell on Wednesday, tracking declines in other Asian markets, while struggling smartphone maker HTC dropped after the company reported a loss for the second quarter. The main TAIEX index was down 0.7 percent at 9,005.29 as of 0244 GMT, after closing 0.1 percent lower in the previous session. The Taiwan dollar softened T $0.022 to T...
Etsy, Fitbit, GoDaddy and Party City all have hopes of turning around misfortunes since their IPOs.
The video game industry has drastically changed since its early beginnings with Atari in the 1970s.
*Q1 op profit Y56.2 bln vs Y96.9 bln year prior. TOKYO, July 29- Japan's Sony Corp said a strong yen and slower smartphone sales would weigh on its cash-generating image sensor business this year, but the popularity of its PlayStation 4 videogame should help it reach its profit target. For the current year through March 2017, the image sensor business will be a drag,...
Microsoft said it would cut about 2,850 more jobs over the next 12 months, for total planned job cuts of 4,700, or about 4 percent of its workforce.
The company said in May it would cut 1,850 jobs in its smartphone business, most of them in Finland. Microsoft bought Finland- based handset maker Nokia in 2014 in an ill-fated attempt to take on market leaders Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.. Chief Executive Satya Nadella, who took the helm just two months before the deal closed, has since focused on...
*Q2 profit $7.2 bln, in line with earlier guidance. SEOUL, July 28- South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Thursday it expects solid earnings to continue in the second half of 2016, with stronger components demand likely offsetting heightened margin pressures for smartphones. April-June profit rose 18 percent from a year earlier to 8.1...
July 26- Chinese mobile phone maker Le Holdings Co Ltd, also known as LeEco, said it would buy U.S. consumer electronics company Vizio Inc for $2 billion.
The Japanese company, Funai Electric, plans to stop making VCRs due to a decline in sales.
"Pokemon Go" is a fully fledged phenomenon with thousands of players buried in their smartphones.
Apple's next iPhone may not have a mute switch, according to photos leaked on Chinese site Weibo.
Michael Yoshikami, Destination Wealth Management Founder & CEO, and Mark Spoonauer, LaptopMag.com, discuss whether Samsung is eclipsing Apple as the smartphone of choice with CNBC'S Kelly Evans.
Deep pocketed collectors shelled out top dollar for "Star Trek" memorabilia at a Hollywood auction last week.
Macquarie's Ben Schachter initiated coverage on GameStop with an outperform rating.
Spotify says Apple is making it harder for the streaming music company to compete by blocking its newest version, Recode reports.
Amazon's new dome-shaped headquarters is bringing renewable energy to the work space.
Facebook and Netflix rely on non-U.S. markets for growth, while Google could face new regulatory hurdles, experts warn.
Brexit may threaten the export of British film and TV series to Europe, which is the largest market for the U.K.
IDC's Kiranjeet Kaur says Samsung is determining whether it should focus on other areas away from its flagship products.
CNBC's Josh Lipton looks at a report there are no big changes for Apple's next iPhone.