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Sales of Apple’s latest product, iPad have hit 3 million since its launch and that’s in just 80 days. This is destined to give Apple the shot it needs to continue its star performance the company has achieved in recent years. Amazon’s Kindle, some contend, seems to be limping along.
Stocks opened lower Thursday after the Fed highlighted the weakness of the recovery in its latest statement. But a pair of better-than-expected economic reports helped curb the losses.
As one success follows another, Apple finds itself in a bewildering position. As the tech industry’s perennial underdog, Apple was frequently scorned and dismissed by larger and more successful competitors like Microsoft or Dell. Now, with growing frequency, the company is seen by competitors and other industry players as a bully. The NYT reports.
Asian stock markets ended mostly lower Thursday after paring earlier gains on the back of leadership changes in Australia.
Earlier in the week we posed the question – can Apple continue to wow the crowds? Evidently they can!
Research in Motion dispatches its first-quarter earnings Thursday after the bell. Mike Abramsky, RBC Capital Markets analyst, shared his optimism about RIM's survival in the consumer market.
The Dow squeaked out a gain Wednesday after the Fed renewed its pledge to keep rates low and offered a statement with no surprises.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is in Silicon Valley this morning, meeting with the founders of Twitter before heading to Cisco Systems where he's scheduled to see CEO John Chambers, the company's president of emerging markets Peter Mountford, and others.
I caught up with Twitter co-founder Biz Stone at Microsoft's launch of its Bing Entertainment search service.
More than 160,000 Droid smartphones are shipped globally every day, an indication that Google, the Android operating system developer, is ready to take on its rival Apple as front-runner in the mobile world, Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google, told CNBC before Verizon's debut of thr latest Motorola Droid X.
Apple will sell one million iPhone 4 smartphones tomorrow, according to BGC Partners, hitting a sales milestone that took the first iPhone 74 days to reach and the iPhone 3G three months.
At current count, there are close to 100,000 apps available in the Android Marketplace. Best of all, you can download and install many of them for free. Read on for a dozen of the best, must-have downloadable — and free! — apps for your Android phone.
Is the absolutely awful housing data a sell signal or is this the kind of headline where you should hold your breath and buy?
There've been a lot of dream-job contests to help lift the spirits of the unemployed and the disgruntled in this tough economy but this one has a new twist: There's no work required!
The Federal Reserve's Open Market Committee is expected to issue its latest decision on interest rates and the US economy this afternoon. Paul Schatz, president of Heritage Capital, discussed his insights ahead of the event.
Stocks turned lower Wednesdy after a report showed new home sales hit a record low last month.
People will beg, borrow and steal before they give up their iPod. Unfortunately for the stock market, that is not the case when it comes to everything else.
US stock index futures pushed higher Wednesday, after stocks closed lower Tuesday as a result of weak housing data
The iPhone 4 is slimmer, with an improved screen and audio. But it was a hit before the public knew that. The NYT reports.
More disappointing economic news sapped stock prices Tuesday, making the Fed's comment on the economy Wednesday a bigger event than it might otherwise have been.