We have seen students try to navigate through this “data smog” with social sites, texting, e-readers, music devices and tablets. But are they really augmenting their schoolwork with the latest must-have inventions? Or are their studies suffering while they fall prey to digital domination?
Although Microsoft warned last week that floods in Thailand could disrupt personal computer shipments, investors are more concerned with the tech company’s defensive characteristics, one managing director said.
Instagram has taken off since it was launched in October 2011. It's vintage photo filters and photo sharing capabilities have attracted 15 million downloads, with users ranging from Justin Bieber to President Obama. Kevin Systrom, co-founder & CEO of Instagram, discusses.
There are hundreds of applications to help road warriors become more efficient and better able to navigate unfamiliar locales. Don't leave home without these 10.
As Apple disclosed its list of suppliers for the first time Friday, the “Fast Money” pros picked the following companies as ones to watch.
The Fast Money traders discuss Apple revealing its list of major suppliers for the first time. Among the vendors listed are Broadcom, AMD, and Intel.
A Kenyan startup accuses Google of fraudulent behavior, and the Consumer Electronics Show is now but a memory. Jon Fortt has that plus upgrades and downgrades in the Friday the 13th edition of Today in Tech.
The saying goes, “The customer is always right,” and at the Consumer Electronic Show that proves true in more ways than one. Businesses are adopting consumer gadgets, and they may get more from their employees.
Celebrities are making the rounds again this year at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The tech show has reeled in a star-studded lineup, and the stars are drawing attention.
Steve Ballmer, Eric Schmidt and other technology executives might come to mind as some of the people you would run into at CES. These days though, you’re just as likely to see Will Smith and Hollywood moguls at the convention.
Intel has signed up Motorola and Lenovo to use its chips in smartphones this year -- a surprise that is the most consequential announcement of the Consumer Electronics Show so far from a stock perspective.
Up next in the efforts to woo technology-minded consumers are major changes in the way we communicate with televisions — specifically, voice control. Try having a conversation with your device.
The top four products that are set to hit the market, with Natali Morris, CNBC contributor and CNBC's Jon Fortt.
Will Ultrabooks underwhelm this year? It's too early to say, but some analysts think it's going to be a while before we see a new technology or advancement that lives up to the hype.
The 2012 expo will be the last for Microsoft, which begs the question — is the tech world moving too fast for a big, annual event?
A look at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and Apple stock gets a double upgrade from Goldman Sachs and Needham & Co., with CNBC's Jon Fortt. Also, what viewers are looking for in their televisions.
Scott Thompson starts his new post as CEO of Yahoo today, four months after Carol Bartz left the post, with Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, and Bill George, Harvard Business School.
On speculation that Apple and Target might be looking at a store-within-a-store agreement, the “Fast Money” pros unanimously said such a deal would be better for one company.
Strong Apple products in the pipeline — and a possible dividend — led one “Fast Money” analyst to predict the company had a lot more upside in 2012.
In the new year, hope for yield hunters returns as companies rewarded for paying higher dividends begin to pressure those that don't, David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors' chief investment officer told CNBC.
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