Microsoft showed off its upgraded operating system, Windows 8, at an event in New York on Thursday.
Struggling to balance your mobile device on your airline tray table, while eating in a cramped coach seat? A new product may soon solve that problem.
In its upcoming quarterly earnings results, Apple is likely to miss revenue targets, Sanford Bernstein Senior Analyst Toni Sacconaghi said Thursday on CNBC.
Sanford Bernstein Senior Analyst Toni Sacconaghi says Apple's iPad sales provides a tell.
Discussing whether Amazon or Apple is the better buy, with the FMHR crew. Meanwhile Toni Sacconaghi, Sanford Bernstein senior analyst, assesses whether Apple will miss earnings. Also, CNBC's Steve Liesman has the latest details on whether Spain will request rescue funds.
BILLINGS, Mont.-- A Texas company has bought oil and gas leases on almost 75,000 acres in northeast Montana's McCone County in a move that could portend a significant westward expansion of the Bakken oil patch, government officials and a company representative said Wednesday.
*Shares in Hong Kong more than halved this year. HONG KONG, Oct 25- ZTE Corp, the world's fourth-biggest maker of mobile phones and fifth-ranked telecommunications equipment manufacturer, reported a $310 million quarterly net loss, its first since listing in Hong Kong in 2004, on shredded margins, project delays and accounting changes in China.
Microsoft's new Surface tablet trumps its competition because it is the only tablet that can be used for both work and entertainment, said Steven Ballmer, Microsoft's CEO.
TOKYO, Oct 25- Japan's Canon Inc cut its full-year earnings outlook and posted a weaker-than-expected quarterly profit as Chinese consumers began shunning Japanese products over a territorial spat, adding to corporate Japan's pain from a slowing global economy.
Here's what makes Microsoft's Windows 8 so important: It might be the PC's best chance to maintain its dominance in computing.
TOKYO, Oct 25- Japan's Canon Inc cut its full-year earnings outlook and posted a weaker-than-expected quarterly operating profit, hit by a weak global economy as the euro zone crisis drags on and a drop in Chinese sales as consumers boycott Japanese products.
A look at what investors should expect from Apple, when the company releases its fiscal fourth quarter earnings later today, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial analyst.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 24- Amid the fanfare accompanying the noisy launch of the iPad mini this week, Apple Inc also took the wraps off new Mac computers.
SEATTLE, Oct 24- Firm sales numbers for Microsoft Corp's Windows 8 and its new Surface tablet will not be available for three months, but it may be clear long before then if it has a hit on its hands.
HONG KONG, Oct 25- ZTE Corp, a major Chinese telecommunications equipment manufacturer and the world's No.4 maker of mobile phones, will on Thursday report its first quarterly loss since listing its shares in Hong Kong in 2004, as weak sales have shredded margins to record lows.
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.
Oct 24- AT&T Inc added fewer customers than expected in the third quarter due to a shortage of the latest Apple Inc iPhone, highlighting its outsize dependence on the device. Since most people already have cellphones, operators like AT&T and Verizon have to battle each other to add new customers.
If you bought the third generation iPad in the last 30 days, you may be able to exchange it for its latest version that was announced Tuesday.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports the International Trade Commission's preliminary ruling on the Apple and Samsung patent trial; and trading the Fed's monetary policies, with Amelia Bourdeau, Westpac Institutional Bank.
The bar has been raised too high for Apple ahead of quarterly earnings and could disappoint investors, Tim Seymour of EmergingMoney.com said Wednesday on CNBC.