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SAN FRANCISCO— Google's secretive research laboratory is trying to build a fleet of drones designed to bypass earthbound traffic so packages can be delivered to people more quickly.
Apple Inc s rose$. 12 or. 1 percent, to $102.25. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 17 or. 4 percent, to $37.99. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 25 or. 1 percent, to $192.00.
NEW YORK— Imagine using your phone to snap a photo of the cool pair of sunglasses your friend is wearing and instantly receiving a slew of information about the shades along with a link to order them.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 28- Apple Inc invited media to a "special event" in its hometown of Cupertino, California, on Sept. 9, when the iPhone maker is expected to unveil the latest versions of its best-selling smartphones. Apple's typically cryptic invitation read: "Wish we could say more."
Apple Inc s rose$. 29 or. 3 percent, to $102.42. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 28 or. 7 percent, to $37.88. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 12 or. 1 percent, to $192.13.
American Realty Capital Properties Inc. fell. 2 percent to $13.13 with 12,325,600 shares traded. Apple Inc. rose. 1 percent to $102.25 with 65,878,700 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 2 percent to $24.85 with 15,423,100 shares traded.
SAN FRANCISCO— Apple's latest product launch will be in a setting that holds a special place in its history, signaling how big this event is for the company.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 28- Apple Inc invited media to a "special event" in its hometown of Cupertino, California, on Sept. 9, when the iPhone maker is expected to unveil the latest versions of its best-selling smartphones.
Babolat's Play, a smart racket that tracks a tennis player's performance, may take the tennis tech battle to a whole new level.
The "Squawk Alley" crew and Scott Stein, CNET.com senior editor, discuss the numerous smartwatches that are about to hit the market. Stein says the smartwatch space is a "numbing mess."
Apple Inc s rose$. 34 or. 3 percent, to $102.47. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 38 or 1.0 percent, to $37.78. International Business Machines Corp. fell $1.01 or. 5 percent, to $191.24.
Online deal site Groupon has enlisted an unlikely ally in its new marketing efforts: Snapchat.
Many teens say social cachet these days involves waving the latest hand-held technology not wearing the latest fashions, the NYT reports.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports Apple is reportedly set to launch its smartwatch September 9th, and Samsung has unveiled its Gear S featuring curved display.
Samsung has launched its Gear S smartwatch just days ahead of Apple's expected iWatch launch, as the wearable market continues to heat up.
Stock holdings, family businesses and real estate have left these lawmakers flush with cash.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September as the Chinese government conducts an antitrust probe.
Aug 28- Mobile payment startup Square Inc, co-founded by Twitter Inc Chairman Jack Dorsey, is in talks to raise $200 million, at a valuation of $6 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing a person with knowledge of the matter.
Telecom Italia and Telefonica made rival offers for Vivendi's Brazilian unit GVT as the battle over Brazil's telecoms market ramped up.
SEOUL, Aug 28- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday unveiled what it said was the first smartwatch capable of making and receiving calls without a mobile phone nearby, in the South Korean firm's latest effort to find a new growth driver.