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  • New iPhone 3GS

    Since Sunday's blog reports of widespread iPhone pre-order sell-outs, and hand-wringing by Apple faithful that their pockets would remain empty of the new 3GS because of pre-order mania, several of you have written in to school me as to why. And it's a fascinating look at the relationship between Apple and its carrier and its other distribution partners.

  • Tweeting Iran: Election Protests in 140 Characters Tuesday, 16 Jun 2009 | 10:46 AM ET

    As Iran's government cracks down on traditional media after the country's disputed presidential election, tech-savvy Iranians have turned to the microblogging site Twitter.

  • Apple iPhone 3GS Sold Out? Nope! Monday, 15 Jun 2009 | 2:53 PM ET

    Quick, how many blogs have you read since yesterday suggesting that pre-orders for the new Apple iPhone 3GS have been so robust, that they're already sold out? Boy Genius Report had that news yesterday. InformationWeek is reporting that Apple and AT&T have both already sold out of their launch day pre-order units. Not quite.

  • RIM Shot As iPhone Surges? Not Quite Monday, 15 Jun 2009 | 2:25 PM ET

    Here we go again: another new round of competition in the white-hot smart phone sector, and once again, some of the experts are writing off Research in Motion spacer as it tries to fend off the oncoming Apple spacer iPhone steamroller. Or is it the other way around? Not so fast.

  • Palm Surges, But for How Long? Friday, 12 Jun 2009 | 1:45 PM ET
    Palm Pre

    It's raining money at Palm, as the decision to move Ed Colligan out of the CEO's job apparently has unlocked even more shareholder value, to the tune of another 8 percent today, on top of a big percentage gain a day earlier.

  • Affiliated Computer Services is drawing upside options activity after announcing a spate of new business initiatives announced in recent weeks.

  • Colligan Gets Smacked by Palm Wednesday, 10 Jun 2009 | 5:59 PM ET

    It was just a matter of time, and most of the folks I'm talking to have been surprised thus far that Palm CEO Ed Colligan lasted as long as he did after former Apple exec Jon Rubinstein stepped in as executive chairman.

  • Apple App Store Is The Big Story Wednesday, 10 Jun 2009 | 4:20 PM ET

    Back when Apple was just launching the App Store I wrote that this was a paradigm shifting kind of advance, good for Apple, great for the iPhone and fantastic for its users.

  • Job-less Apple Shows Thin Threads Tuesday, 9 Jun 2009 | 5:56 PM ET

    There was a time when keynote addresses by Apple CEO Steve Jobs were the hottest tickets in town.

  • Texas Instruments Shares Jump on Boosted Guidance Monday, 8 Jun 2009 | 5:46 PM ET
    Texas Instruments

    Chip maker Texas Instruments is raising expectations for its second-quarter profit and revenue.

  • WWDC 09

    This is a live blog from The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference 2009 at the Moscone West in San Francisco.

  • WWDC 09

    We are outside Moscone West in San Francisco, awaiting the keynote address that begins at 1pEDT by Apple Sr. VP of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller. I'll be live-blogging that speech, so check back here often for updates.

  • Jobs: Will He Or Won't He? Monday, 8 Jun 2009 | 9:29 AM ET
    Steve Jobs

    The question of the day isn't about new iPhones, or Snow Leopard, or the App Store update, or new developers' tools. It's about Steve Jobs.

  • 10 Video Games to Watch Friday, 5 Jun 2009 | 3:15 PM ET
  • Apple Event's 'Soft' vs. 'Hard' Core Thursday, 4 Jun 2009 | 4:27 PM ET

    Let the rumor mill kick it up a notch with only a few short days left until the Apple Inc. Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco Monday.

  • Project Natal Stage

    While Microsoft is still riding a wave of goodwill after its unveiling of “Project Natal” to consumers, the company says it does not plan to rush the technology — and is willing to wait as long as necessary before putting the new gaming control system on store shelves.

  • Bad Economy Means Price Freeze For Gaming Consoles Thursday, 4 Jun 2009 | 9:51 AM ET
    Sony Playstation 3

    A lot of people were looking for some good pricing news to come out of this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles.  Not going to happen. And because of that, we’re unlikely to see any improvement in industry sales figures or publisher earnings in the immediate future.

  • Yahoo Sues NFL Players Association Thursday, 4 Jun 2009 | 7:58 AM ET
    Yahoo!'s headquarters in California.

    Yahoo has sued the NFL Players Association, claiming it shouldn't have to pay royalties to use players' statistics, photos and other data in its popular online fantasy football game because the information is already publicly available.

  • Apple: At Last, A Gaming Contender Wednesday, 3 Jun 2009 | 11:33 AM ET
    IPhone 3G

    The iPhone and iPod Touch have nearly 11,000 games available via the Apple App Store. And many show more creativity than anything coming from any of the major video game companies.

  • Nintendo President: 'We Have Scuttled New Hardware' Wednesday, 3 Jun 2009 | 10:57 AM ET
    Nintendo President Satoru Iwata

    In its two-month history, the Nintendo DSi has already sold more than 1 million units. It is, by any definition, a runaway hit in the video game industry. But it wasn’t the company’s first effort at extending its lead in the handheld marketplace.