Electronic Components


  • Feb 12- Sony Corp is in talks with Apple Inc to double its supply of camera components for a new iPhone slated to roll out as early as next year, the Nikkei reported. Apple could be looking to switch to Sony sensors for the secondary camera on the front, which currently uses parts from suppliers in the United States and elsewhere, the business daily said.

  • Apple Cuts Orders for iPhone 5 Parts: Reports Monday, 14 Jan 2013 | 6:19 AM ET

    Apple has cut orders for LCD screens and other parts for the iPhone 5 this quarter due to weak demand, the Nikkei reported.

  • A Rotten Week For Apple     Friday, 7 Dec 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Zach Karabell, River Twice Research, weighs in on Apple's wild ride this week, and how other tech stocks are faring amid fiscal cliff concerns.

  • Next Up: The 'Industrial Internet' Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 11:49 AM ET

    What’s the next economic revolution? According to General Electric Chief Economist Marco Annunziata, it’s the “industrial Internet” — intelligent machines such as jet engines, power turbines and medical devices.

  • Video Game Industry: No Rules Left to the Games Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 5:03 PM ET

    The video game industry is under attack, with both established and new players chasing a variety of disparate technologies and strategies that might yield a winning combination.

  • Amazon CEO: Kindle Sold at A Cost     Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 2:41 PM ET

    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says that the company is not making money on the Kindle, but hopes to reel in profits on Kindle content like books and movies. CNBC's "Street Signs" crew and Rocky Agrwal, TechCrunch and VentureBeat contributor, discuss.

  • Cramer's Talking With Avnet CEO After Earnings     Wednesday, 8 Aug 2012 | 6:15 PM ET

    Rick Hamada, Avnet CEO, discusses his company's weaker-than-expected earnings report, its financial strategy going forward, and strong profits from Asia.

  • Retail Robots at Quiet Logistics     Thursday, 26 Jul 2012 | 2:50 PM ET

    How do all those online shopping orders get filled, packed and shipped? At Quiet Logistics, the whole process can take as little as 15 minutes because of robots, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Best Buy CEO Resigns     Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    Insight on the resignation of Best Buy's CEO, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen, and Brian Nagel, analyst at Oppenheimer.

  • Sony's 'Star Trek' Video Goggles     Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | 8:11 AM ET

    Sony Chairman and CEO Howard Stringer brings a new gadget to his Squawk Box interview.