Costco Wholesale Corp said sales at stores open at least a year rose 2 percent, below the 3.3 percent increase analysts were looking for, according to Thomson Reuters. Costco shares were down 1.9 percent in morning trading.» Read More
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With consumers increasingly turning to the web for entertainment, televisions which allow users to download shows off the Internet will be vying for attention at the IFA technology fair in Berlin this week as technology companies make a push into a potentially huge market.
China has reached yet another milestone in its rise as a consumer of technology by becoming the biggest market for personal computers. The New York Times reports.
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The Fast traders explain why they wouldn't buy H-P on the news it is acquiring a software company and spinning off its PC arm.
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U.S. wholesale inventories in June posted their smallest rise in seven months as sales rebounded more than expected, a government report showed on Wednesday, pointing to a moderate build-up in unsold goods, which should support manufacturing.
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Analysis of the electronic retailer's decision to focus more on mobile phones and tablets, with Brian Nagel, Oppenheimer & Co., and the Fast Money traders weigh in trades to put down today.
The technology may be just a marketing tool or a true innovation but whatever cloud computing is, many people don't understand the concept. So here's brief question and answer session to get you in the know.
Discussing retail vertical integration, what tech brands need to do to compete with Apple. Jayson Noland, Robert W. Baird and Jonathan Rettinger, Blogger, TechnoBuffalo weigh in.
CNBC's Jon Fortt looks at Apple's ten year success in retail.
Google plans to rent laptops for use in the "cloud." Are tech rentals, a way to keep up with new technologies, the next big thing? Dan Kallen, International Technology Rental Associates, and John Abell, Wired.com, weigh in.
It could be, Cramer said Friday. Here's why.
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