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HELSINKI, May 10- Nokia will sell a new high-end smartphone through U.S. carrier Verizon Wireless, it said on Friday, aiming to expand its share in the high-margin premium market after years of falling behind Samsung and Apple Inc.. The 928 is the latest in Nokia's Lumia range of smartphones which use Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 software.
TEL AVIV, May 9- Facebook Inc is in advanced talks to acquire Israeli mobile satellite navigation start-up Waze for $800 million to $1 billion, business daily Calcalist reported on Thursday.
The proposal, which has been pushed for years by wireless equipment maker Qualcomm Inc, seeks to open up more radio airwaves for airborne Internet access. Some satellite companies have opposed Qualcomm's plan as they worry that new broadband services would interfere with their networks.
Qualcomm CEO Paul Jacobs discusses the decline in PC growth and the war in the smartphone market.
Intel is trying to compete in the mobile game. Its new Silvermont chipsets could give the chip maker a boost, but that's not going to happen anytime soon, reports TheStreet.com.
SANTA CLARA, California, May 6- Intel Corp on Monday unveiled the most extensive overhaul of its Atom mobile processors, with improved performance that the PC chipmaker expects will help it challenge Qualcomm in smartphones and tablets.
Can Qualcomm shares get a move on? Traders sure think so. They just don't know if the shares will go higher or lower.
Based on valuations and margins, the stock market still has room to grow, Delphi's Scott Black says.
When Jim Cramer wants a read on technology he checks in with this company.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
The S&P 500 the index has never increased as much in a year as it has in 2013 without a three day pullback, and CNBC's Jim Cramer sees that as proof that this bull market is real.
After so many stunning earnings disappointments, why is the S&P 500 again making a new all time high?
Forget Apple or Samsung. As the smartphone market continues to expand, the arms dealers that supply chips to the industry should win out.
*3 M Co falls after earnings, outlook. NEW YORK, April 25- U.S. stocks edged higher on Thursday, as investors digested a raft of earnings and a drop in initial jobless claims, though declines in Dow components ExxonMobil and 3 M Co capped the advance. But declines in ExxonMobil and 3 M Co briefly dragged the Dow into negative territory and curbed gains on the S&P 500..
*3 M Co falls after earnings, outlook. NEW YORK, April 25- U.S. stocks were poised for a higher open on Thursday, as investors dealt with a raft of earnings, including those of 3 M Co and ExxonMobil, with added support from a drop in initial jobless claims.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*3 M Co falls after earnings. *Verizon looking at bid for Verizon Wireless- sources. NEW YORK, April 25- U.S. stock index futures advanced on Thursday, as investors dealt with a raft of earnings, including those of 3 M Co, along with data on the labor market.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 24- Leading mobile chipmaker Qualcomm forecast earnings below expectations on Wednesday as competition in smartphones intensifies and shifts toward Asia, and its stock fell sharply.
The Dow snapped a three-day rally Wednesday, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq finished nearly flat in lackluster trading, as investors digested a batch of corporate earnings against a disappointing durable goods orders report.