Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
FCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet service U.S. federal telecommunications regulators are pushing ahead with efforts to bring faster Internet service to commercial and private airline flights. The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday started deliberations on a proposal that would offer a new type of in-flight broadband service promising U.S. More
Taiwan market rebounds on gains witnessed by Wall Street - China Post Electronics stocks rebound in line with U.S. counterparts - Taiwan News Online 12/18/2014 - 12:25 pm | View Link
BlackBerry's last chance - Korea IT Times Why the BlackBerry Classic is critical to the new BlackBerry Hint: ... - CNET.co.uk 12/18/2014 - 4:10 am | View Link
Taiwan shares plunge 122.55 points, led by large-cap stocks - China Post Investment Consultant analyst Chang ... institutional investors sold a net ... Industry Co., which assembles iPhones and iPads for Apple Inc., ... 12/17/2014 - 12:05 pm | View Link
What Does Apple Need to Do in 2015 to Have Another Banner Year? - TheStreet.com What Does Apple Need to Do in 2015 to Have Another Banner Year? - Lebanon Daily News 12/17/2014 - 10:28 am | View Link
BlackBerry launches Classic in last-ditch effort - Japan Times BlackBerry Just Announced the Ultimate Dad Phone - Time 12/17/2014 - 4:19 am | View Link
Analyst Says, 24 Million iPads Sold Last Quarter Naturally, that means from now until then analysts, journos and every nutter with a blog will be posting their best guestimates of how many iPads sold in the June quarter. Apple reported 11.8 million iPads sold in the March quarter, up 151 percent over the ... 12/12/2014 - 5:26 am | View Link
Apple sells 51M iPhones and 26M iPads in Q1 — both missing & beating analyst estimates For its first quarterly earnings for 2014, Apple reported record sales of 51 million iPhones and 26 million iPads, compared to 47.8 million ... officer Peter Oppenheimer noted that the iPhone 5S “sold better than we expected, but we were not able to ... 01/27/2014 - 10:53 am | View Link
Wednesday Apple Rumors: Analyst Says Apple Sold 25M iPads Last Quarter Victory: Apple won’t have to endure an external monitor for its e-book business while it appeals its conviction in an anti-trust case, the New York Post notes. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New York granted Apple an administrative stay that ... 01/22/2014 - 10:18 am | View Link
Apple Sold 11 iPads Before Microsoft Sold One Surface on Black Friday, Says Analyst This is the juiciest part: In the eight hours spent at Apple, 11 iPads were sold per hour. At Microsoft, not one Surface was picked up in the two hours Munster (or one of his crew) spent at the store. By that data, which is obviously not very thorough ... 11/26/2012 - 1:43 pm | View Link
Apple forecast to sell 102m iPads, 194m iPhones in 2013: analyst Meanwhile, in September at the iPhone 5 launch, Cook said Apple had sold more than 400 million iOS devices to date -- including iPads, iPhones and iPod touch devices -- but failed to disclose how many iPhones had been sold separately to date. Analysts ... 10/29/2012 - 11:31 pm | View Link
Apple Apple Reports Fourth Quarter Results Strong iPhone, Mac & App Store Sales Drive Record September Quarter Revenue & Earnings CUPERTINO, California—October ... 12/18/2014 - 3:12 pm | View Website
Apple's 2014 Product Roadmap: New iWatch, iPhones, iPads ... Apple is set to release a slew of new products during the third quarter of 2014 according to KGI securities analyst Ming Chi Kuo, who often provides ... 12/18/2014 - 9:14 am | View Website
Analyst: Apple to sell 189 million iPhone units in 2015 Keith Bachman is an analyst who hangs his abacus at BMO Capital. After running through some calculations, he now estimates that Apple will sell 189 million units of ... 12/18/2014 - 8:10 am | View Website
Analyst expects Apple to sell 71.5 million iPhones this ... According to KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple will see its sales of iPhone models soar 82% in this year's fourth quarter, compared to the previous three-month period. 12/15/2014 - 9:32 am | View Website
Apple: Why I'm Not Sold On iPad Cannibalization Summary. KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo estimates iPad shipments will decline 40% year-over-year in Apple's Q2, FY 2015. I believe that refresh will drive ... 11/17/2014 - 7:35 am | View Website
The Japanese researcher whose claim of a major breakthrough in stem cell research was discredited resigned after the government lab where she worked failed to replicate her results.
Haruko Obokata said in a statement Friday that she was leaving the Riken Center for Developmental Biology after the lab concluded the stem cells she said she had created probably never existed.
The Thai company, known as TUF, said the purchase of Bumble Bee, which is owned by private equity firm Lion Capital, is expected to be completed by the second half of 2015, pending approval by U. S. antitrust authorities.
The Thai company already owns Chicken of the Sea, another major U.
A Hong Kong jury found a billionaire property developer and a former top government official guilty of corruption Friday after a high profile trial that amplified anger at the city's elite.
Prosecutors alleged that the prominent developers gave bribes in exchange for lucrative information on pending land sales.
 widening inequality, much of it linked to skyrocketing housing costs in the densely populated city, means that has given way in recent years to public anger at the billionaire class.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Thursday, Dec. 19:
1. -- U. S. stock futures were rising Friday following a giant two-day advance, the result of reassurances from the Federal Reserve that it would be "patient" in deciding when to hike interest rates. European stocks turned mixed after trading higher earlier in the session.
The Deal) -- European stocks were mixed on Friday, with major indices paring or ceding initial gains, though shares in put-upon sectors including oil and commodities rose.
In London, the FTSE 100 was up 0.24% at 6,481.28, with mining companies like Rio Tinto
and BHP Billiton
and oil producers including Royal Dutch Shell
enjoying a modest recovery.