Technology Hardware

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    Hackers have broken into the cellphones of celebrities like Scarlett Johansson and Prince William. But what about the rest of us, who might not have particularly salacious photos or voice messages stored in our phones, but nonetheless have e-mails, credit card numbers and records of our locations? The New York Times reports.

  • Amazon Unveils Kindle Touch & Fire Tablet

    The details on Amazon's Kindle Touch, which will start at $99 and the Kindle Fire tablet, with Mark Mahaney, Citigroup Investment Research U.S. internet analyst.

  • Amazon's New Kindle Touch vs. Apple

    Insight on what all the buzz surrounding Amazon's possible tablet means for the company's stock, with Mark Mahaney, Citigroup Investment Research U.S. internet analyst.

  • Amazon's New Tablet?

    The announcement of a new tablet will be a challenge for Samsung, Motorla, HTC and other because Amazon will lead with content and services, says Sarah Rotman Epps, Forrester Research senior analyst, who adds it isn't about hardware and Amazon will provide the service for a good price.

  • Eric Schmidt on Google's Next Gear

    Eric Schmidt, Google executive chairman, responds to allegations about whether Google is a monopoly and how regulatory oversight impacts the company's acquisitions. He also shares insight on how global economic weakness has affected the tech powerhouse.

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    Predicting where NASA's falling space junk will touch down has proven as difficult as figuring out HP's next move. Both involve unstructured data.

  • Meg Whitman, former eBay CEO

    Hewlett-Packard’s top brass indicated Friday that the company isn't going to sell its personal computer division, despite widespread speculation to the contrary.

  • Mark Zuckerberg

    Facebook is becoming quite Formidable. So is its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg. I sat down with Zuckerberg for a one on one interview after his keynote address at the f8 conference, and before his general Q&A with the press.

  • F8 Facebook Developers Conference 2011

    The long-awaited Facebook f8 has officially begun. Mark Zuckerberg kicked things off by unveiling "Timeline."

  • Leo Apotheker

    The mystery isn’t why Hewlett-Packard is likely to part ways with its chief executive, Léo Apotheker, after just a year in the job. It’s why he was hired in the first place. The New York Times reports.

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    In just 24 hours, Facebook's f8 developer conference kicks off in San Francisco. This is the company's fourth developer conference and the potential announcements have Silicon Valley buzzing.

  • David Kirkpatrick

    A conversation with the author of The Facebook Effect David Kirkpatrick

  • F8 Facebook Developers Conference 2011

    Is it just an impressive sharing platform? Or is it the next Silicon Valley mega-company?

  • Steven Pelayo of HSBC says chipmakers like TSMC are good buy now, because their stocks have already priced in unstable market conditions.

    Chip firms are seen as a bellwether of the global economy, and shares of the major semiconductor manufacturers such as TSMC, UMC and ASE have fallen around 40 percent from their peaks earlier this year. The companies have been cutting their earnings forecasts as sales have slowed. But one analyst says the markets have already discounted the bleak growth and investors should now buy these stocks.

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    Invention and innovation can change how an economy, a company, even the human body, works — quickly and profoundly. Our special report, "The Future of Innovation," is about defining innovation in the 21st century, and seeking out where it is alive and well in America.

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    Customers are ready for smart in-store shopping experiences aided by mobile technology. I’m talking about a future where “smart” shopping apps will thoroughly understand every product on a store’s shelf; they will deeply understand each individual customer: their wants, needs and interest.

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    Necessity no longer seems to be the mother of invention. The disposable consumer society has facilitated rapid-paced innovation that has blurred the line between good and bad.

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    Great new ideas are only the first link in a chain that includes government and corporate allies in an economy that supports risk.

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    What a terrible time to try to sell an innovation. Oh, for the boom years of a decade ago, when investment capital was as plentiful as the dew.

  • Future of Innovation - See Complete Coverage

    Depending on whom you ask, there's divergence about which entrepreneur, brand, and product is the most innovative — as technology strikes a different chord with each generation.

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