“I’m optimistic that we’ll be able to turn this around, but we have some real headwinds going into 2012, and that’s why I felt it was prudent to guide conservatively and lay out for the investor community the challenges that this company is facing," Meg Whitman, president and CEO of HP, told CNBC Tuesday.
Research In Motion confirmed that it has received complaints from some users about new BlackBerry Bold models not turning on. The company said it's working on a software fix.
With declining categories such as GPS devices and computers, no new must-have videogame console, and little buzz beyond tablets as the next big must-have gadget, consumer electronics is poised to have a blue holiday.
Now that Amazon has launched the Kindle Fire —which is virtually assured to be the bestselling Android tablet of the year — there's a new rumor afloat: That Amazon is building a phone.
Dell reported quarterly earnings that beat Wall Street's expectations and revenue that fell short of analysts' forecasts on Tuesday, hurt by lower sales to consumers.
A new company, ReDigi, has opened a secondhand marketplace for digital music. But the site has attracted critics, the New York Times reports.
Don't look now, but Amazon is stealing Android from Google. Exhibit A: Amazon's Kindle Fire.
Google X is a clandestine lab where Google is tackling a list of 100 shoot-for-the-stars ideas, the New York Times reports.
The public adoration of Apple spacer co-founder Steve Jobs started long before his death on October 5. But one self-proclaimed worshipper in the house of Mac became disillusioned after investigating how Apple products are made in China.
Micron Technology is trying to shift its business into a broader range of products, and yesterday the options paper turned bullish.
Can India transition from being the favored destination for offshored services to a locus of innovation?
Apple shares are down nearly 2% on concerns about demand for the new iPhone. DigiTimes says Apple is telling part suppliers to delay some of their shipments until the early part of next year. What should investors make of this? Peter Misek, Jefferies analyst.
For many cooks, the pleasure of Thanksgiving is in the planning. In early November, the recipe folders come out, along with dreams of learning to perfect a lattice pie crust, and the cookbooks covered with splatters and sticky notes that evoke holidays past, the New York Times reports.
The new mobile phone app called FightBack aims to give women in India the ability to report crimes and call for help across a variety of platforms, using social networks like Twitter and Facebook. The NYT reports.
Mad Money's Cramer says Allscripts looks cheap, selling for 19 times earnings, with a 24% long-term growth rate. Discussing the company's quarter and outlook, with Glen Tullman, Allscripts Healthcare Solutions CEO.
On Friday, wireless customers in Hong Kong will be able to pre-order the iPhone 4S, featuring the “Siri” voice recognition technology that has made it a runaway hit in this country. There’s only one catch: the phone doesn’t recognize Mandarin or Cantonese.
Many would-be innovators have misconceptions about the process of innovation itself. Here, we review some common myths of innovation and separate fiction from fact.
Asian PC makers Lenovo and Acer stand to benefit from the ongoing uncertainty about Hewlett Packard’s personal computer business, according to Barclays Capital, which upgraded both stocks to overweight.
Amazon shares fell over 15% after a big miss on earnings and a disappointing Q4 guidance, with CNBC's Jon Fortt; Herman Leung, Susquehanna Financial Group; and Jordan Rohan, Stifel Nicolaus.
Tony Fadell, a former Apple executive who led iPod and iPhone development from 2001 to 2009, helped transform consumer products used by millions of people. Next up: the humble household thermostat. The New York Times reports.
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