The Tech Bet


  • Google, Amazon, Microsoft earnings on tap

    What to expect from three tech giants' earnings reports after the bell.

  • Facebook earnings in focus

    Scott Kessler, S&P Capital IQ analyst, provides an in-depth look at what to expect from Facebook's earnings.

  • Get ready for Mobilegeddon

    Google is changing its search algorithms to determine whether or not a company is mobile-friendly enough to appear in your results.

  • IBM's earning expectations

    IBM reports earnings after the bell. Peter Wahlstrom, Morningstar's director of technology, media and telecom, previews what to watch for in the call, including a major headwind.

  • Android up for grabs

    Microsoft partners with start-up Cyanogen to create an open source platform that doesn¿t rely on Google.

  • EU may be a multiyear overhang on Google

    Mark Mahaney, managing director at RBC Capital Markets tells CNBC how big of an overhang Google's troubles with the EU are on its stock price and its future.

  • Is it time for Qualcomm to break up?

    Is it time for a split at Qualcomm? Brian Colello, senior analyst at Morningstar gives his outlook on the company.

  • New strategy in the war for wireless subscribers

    The war for wireless subscribers is bringing Sprint directly in to customer's homes.

  • Why Apple stock will 'grind higher': Analyst

    RBC Capital Markets' Amit Daryanani talks all things Apple Watch with CNBC's Morgan Brennan on Friday, hours after pre-order sales opened for the much-hyped wearable.

  • Apple Watch debut weekend

    1 million Apple watches will be sold on its debut weekend but the real growth will be seen in about six quarters, according to this analyst.

  • Google getting in to home improvement business

    Google isn't expanding in to space this time but instead gets as local as local gets. A new service which will connect consumers with home-service providers may be coming soon.

  • Reviews pour in for the Apple Watch

    Lots of tech reviewers give the Apple Watch the thumbs up. Can it live up to the hype with consumers?

  • Samsung S6 vs. iPhone 6

    Why Samsung's new Galaxy S6 could be a stiff competitor for Apple's iPhone 6 and popular Android phones.

  • Apple TV will not support 4K technology: Report

    Next generation Apple TVs will have many new features but 4K technology won't be one of them.

  • Google investigation may be heating up in Europe

    European Commission may be preparing for formal case against Google, according to The Wall Street Journal.