Taxi cabs get a serious challenger, Flipboard gets an iPhone app, and developers get a bigger cut of the revenues from Microsoft's upcoming app store. Let's take a look at what's driving the sector today.
Apple's self checkout revolution may have seemed a bit crazy, but it's apparently working out.
Beginning on Tuesday and continuing through the month, Microsoft will give a face-lift to its Xbox Live online entertainment service that will allow subscribers to watch a wide array of mainstream television programming from the Xbox 360 console, the New York Times reports.
When virtual assistants like Apple’s Siri are used in public places, the results can be annoying, even creepy, to unwilling listeners, the New York Times reports.
Amazon.com and Nordstrom performed well, but “Fast Money” pros called out the lack of net gains and upcoming employment report.
Amazon expands it touchscreen business, there's consolidation in the cloud computing space, and big changes in the Android market.
BGI, based in China, is the world’s largest genomics research institute, with 167 DNA sequencers producing the equivalent of 2,000 human genomes a day, the New York Times reports.
“Fast Money” experts focus on the challenges facing Apple — and perhaps an ace up its sleeve.
Reed Hundt, former FCC chairman, discusses FCC objections to the AT&T and T-Mobile deal. The two companies recently withdrew their intent to merge from the FCC. Craig Moffett, Sanford C. Bernstein, also weighs in.
“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?
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