Technology Hardware

  • Chinese workers assemble electronic components at the Taiwanese technology giant Foxconn's factory in Shenzhen.

    In the last decade, Apple has become one of the mightiest, richest and most successful companies in the world, in part by mastering global manufacturing. However, the workers assembling iPhones, iPads and other devices often labor in onerous work environments, with serious — sometimes deadly — safety problems. The NYT reports.

  • Apple had $97.6 billion in cash and cash equivalents at the end of its most recent quarter, and despite calls for a dividend, analysts say this may not be the best course of action.

  • Apple posted better-than-expected earnings Tuesday, giving the “Fast Money” pros several ways to play the results.

  • Ahead of after-the-bell earnings results, the “Fast Money” pros looked at the best way to trade Apple.

  • Google

    The autonomous vehicles developed by Google pose enormous challenges for the world of law and insurance, speakers at a symposium said. The New York Times reports.

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    The “Fast Money” pros weigh in on two companies reporting after the close today — Texas Instruments and CSX.

  • Apple Earnings Preview

    Apple will report earnings after tomorrow's closing bell. Andy Hargreaves, Pacific Crest Securities sr. analyst, weighs in on Tim Cook: "He's not Steve Jobs, but nobody is."

  • RIM Headquarters

    Research in Motion has a new CEO and a new board chair — but it's unclear whether it has a new game plan.

  • Apple iPhone 4S

    Apple once bragged that its products were made in America. But it has since moved most its massive manufacturing operation overseas, raising questions about what corporate America owes Americans.

  • Microsoft

    The software giant reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue that met forecasts on Thursday, sending its shares higher in extended trading.

  • Is IBM Priced for 'Perfection'?

    The trade on IBM's earnings and the best tech plays to make, with Brian Marshall, ISI Group analyst, and the Fast Money traders.

  • What Is Next for RIM?

    Melissa Chau, Market Analyst at IDC Asia Pacific says Asian smartphone makers are becoming more interested in RIM's operating system.

  • One technical analyst’s perspective on recent tech rallies suggests a bear market, but the “Fast Money” pros saw opportunity.

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    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.

  • Inside Instagram's Success

    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.

  • Today's business traveler has plenty of essential tools, but none is more critical than the mobile phone. Once just a tool for communication, these devices began to morph into mobile offices over a dozen years ago with the introduction of the first Blackberry.Today, with the app explosion, they've become even more important – and developers have created hundreds of applications to help road warriors become more efficient and better able to navigate unfamiliar towns. We've dug up 10 apps for iPho

    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.

  • Apple Supplier Report

    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.

  • Today in Tech: Kenyan Startup Accuses Google

    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.

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