Nomura reiterates its buy rating on Apple shares and raises its iPhone estimates.
In the race for digital ad revenue in China, Baidu is facing steep challenges to its competitors.
SEOUL, Sept 22- South Korea said on Thursday it ordered Samsung Electronics Co Ltd to take additional measures to ensure that batteries used in Galaxy Note 7 handsets are safe, as the firm prepares to resume sales of the smartphone in South Korea. The firm is already issuing replacement devices using what it says are safe batteries in several markets including...
SEOUL, Sept 22- South Korea said on Thursday it ordered Samsung Electronics Co Ltd take additional measures to ensure that batteries used in Galaxy Note 7 handsets are safe, as the smartphone giant prepares to resume sales in South Korea. The Korean Agency for Technology and Standards, in a statement, said it formally approved Samsung's plan to recall Note 7...
Allo, the standalone messaging app that Google announced back in May, is available beginning Wednesday.
Apple in talks with McLaren Technology Group about a potential acquisition, signaling that the iPhone maker wants to transform the car industry.
TORONTO, Sept 21- BlackBerry Ltd has agreed to offer anti-hacking software from a startup that last year discovered a major Android bug, it said on Wednesday, as the once-dominant smartphone company seeks to leverage ties to corporate and government clients to boost its software revenue. BlackBerry's enterprise sales force will resell Zimperium's zIPS...
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...
A new research study released Tuesday concluded that wearable technology may not offer an advantage to weight loss.
The "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders; Stephanie Link, TIAA Global Asset Management; and Erin Browne, UBS O'Connor managing director, discuss the trade on Apple following Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster's note showing a decline in iPhone interest.
"The iPhone 7 for us has been a smashing success," Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure tells CNBC.
Audio executives say it could take years before AirPods match wired headphones in power efficiency, audio quality and noise cancellation.
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...
Piper Jaffray's recent survey of iPhone owners shows iPhone 7 upgrade interest is falling.
"We have somewhat more confidence that the upgrade cycle may not be lengthening as much as previously thought," UBS says.
Samsung says an investigation into one Galaxy Note 7 fire in China found no battery problem, while it couldn't access the other phone.
JPMorgan reiterates its overweight rating on Apple but is cautious on near term iPhone sales.