That appears to be the European Union's strategy to pursue Google in a competition dispute by choosing to push a narrow set of charges around its shopping service, while opening another investigation of Google's Android mobile phone software. In accusing Google of anti-competitive practices against rival shopping sites, the EU competition authority said...» Read More
Online shopping offers a safe and comfortable respite from unruly crowds, but many people who have gifts shipped to them have the packages left at their doorsteps, and these parcels prove irresistible to thieves.
Shares of Apple hit a 9-month low. Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson, and Zachary Karabell, River Twice Research, discuss whether the sell off creates a buying opportunity.
Apple's steady slide since its all-time highs on September 21 has now hit bear market territory. Discussing the trade in tech stocks after President Obama won a second term, with Robert Cihra, Evercore Partners and Brian Marshall, ISI Group.
From India and Indonesia to Brazil, the cost of an iPhone is often double or triple, the price in developed countries, due mostly to a lack of availability and subsidies from mobile network operators.
History is repeating itself in the global consumer electronics space, with newer players threatening the dominance of older established brands - that is Japanese electronics makers.
Craig Berger, MD & Senior Semiconductor Analyst, FBR Capital Markets discusses Apple's and Samsung's latest earnings, adding that chip makers are having a tough time as global demand remains weak.
Earnings disappointments from Amazon and Apple could make for a sour start for stocks Friday. One analyst expects Amazon shares could take the brunt of it.
Here's what makes Microsoft's Windows 8 so important: It might be the PC's best chance to maintain its dominance in computing.
Apple earnings and a Microsoft product launch keeps technology names at the forefront Thursday in a market that has been mostly punishing the sector for the last month.
Has the Apple stock, which gained more than 70 percent this year, seen its best days? Shares of the tech giant have shed more than 14 percent since hitting an all-time high of $705 in September, compared to the S&P 500 which lost 3 percent in the same period.
Apple is falling after making its iPad Mini announcement, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman. David Carnoy, CNET executive editor, says "Apple is trying to cover all its bases."
In Europe, China and America, the major determinants of economic and market performance in the year ahead are political, not economic.
More children are using tablets like Apple's iPad. Sean McGowan, Needham & Company, discusses how this may affect traditional toymakers and their stocks. Tyler Gray, Fast Company, thinks the iPad could be bad for kids.
The startup Bromium is taking a completely new approach to security software, using virtualization technology. But will it shake up the $60 billion market?
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.
While there’s been an explosion of apps and websites bringing retail online, the latest wave of innovation is focused on bringing mobile technology into brick-and-mortar retailers.
Staving off a disruptive competitor is difficult. Just because a company’s disruptive nature gives it an advantage doesn’t mean its reign will last forever.
Apple is expected to unveil its Mini iPad at an October 23 event, and CNBC's Jon Fortt reports the company will have to include the product in its fiscal Q1 guidance.
The shopping experts at dealnews.com studied what happened last year and they expect many popular electronic items to be at their lowest prices ever during what they call the “Black Friday Season” – mid-November to Cyber Monday.
Based on the leaks out of accessory makers and parts suppliers, it seems that the shape of the dock is changing for the first time since the early days of the iPod.