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
Apple, Samsung lose market share in tablet market - Times of India Survey shows tablets losing ground - Shanghai Daily 07/30/2015 - 4:57 am | View Link
Apple, Samsung lose ground in shrinking tablet market - Yahoo! Finance Tablet Shipments Fall For Third Straight Quarter - FOXBusiness.com 07/29/2015 - 1:10 pm | View Link
The Key to Apple Watch Success: Getting Enough Right the First Time - Tech News World HSBC and First Direct now support Apple Pay in the UK - Engadget 07/28/2015 - 8:08 am | View Link
Apple breaks quarterly records with strong iPhone, Mac sales - IPod NN ... million iPhones, lower than analyst ... Apple sold 10.9 million units, but reduced inventory, so actually sold ... from sales of 13.3 million ... 07/27/2015 - 8:07 am | View Link
Weekly Tech Highlights: Apple's Record-Breaking Quarter, Amazon Is A ... - Yahoo! Finance Apple Set More Records Apple set a ... The company also sold 10.9 million iPads and 4.8 million Macs . "If you ... Global Equities Research ... 07/24/2015 - 5:16 am | View Link
Apple, Samsung Lose Ground in Shrinking Tablet Market: IDC Apple remained the top vendor with 10.9 million iPads sold in the past quarter ... stifled the initial enthusiasm for these devices in the consumer market," said IDC analyst Jitesh Ubrani. "But with newer form factors (for PCs) and added productivity ... 07/29/2015 - 9:00 pm | View Link
There's No Way Apple, Inc. Sold Over 4 Million Apple Watches To compare Apple Watch sales with the iPad, Apple sold 2 million iPads in just under 60 days after launch ... that demand is also concentrated in the 42mm models. Noted Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo with KGI Securities estimated in May that 42mm models ... 07/27/2015 - 5:19 am | View Link
Apple profit jumps 38% to $10.7bn on surging iPhone sales BGC Analyst Colin Gillis said the results outlined the vulnerability ... iPad sales did decline year-over-year, as Apple sold 13.2 million iPads last year. Apple didn’t provide specific sales figures of Apple Watch and instead lumped the product in ... 07/23/2015 - 9:03 pm | View Link
Apple Sold Up to 4.2 Million Apple Watches, Analysts Estimate Apple sold 1 million iPhones within 74 days and 2 million iPads in 60 days, which would put the wearable ... with no other launches coming close in a comparable time period,” said Jupiter devices analyst James Moar. Other analysts offered even more ... 07/23/2015 - 5:38 am | View Link
Apple shares dive 8% despite iPhone demand Apple sold 47.5 million iPhones in the last quarter ... and profits ($1.85 per share) that surpassed analyst estimates by 4 cents. But the quarterly forecast contained a sales view that didn’t wow investors. Shares dove 6% in after-hours trading ... 07/22/2015 - 4:42 am | View Link
Best Apple analyst posts AAPL Q1-Q2 estimates: Macs shine ... Kuo believes that iPhone shipments have peaked and that Apple will see a quarter over quarter decline of 21.8 percent in Q1 and an 11.6 percent quarter ... 08/1/2015 - 8:10 am | View Website
Apple Apple Introduces iPad mini Unveils New Fourth Generation iPad with Retina Display, Faster A6X Chip, FaceTime HD Camera & Ultrafast Wireless SAN JOSE ... 07/30/2015 - 3:21 pm | View Website
Apple Desktop-class architecture. No desktop required. Don’t let its size fool you. iPad mini 3 is powered by an A7 chip with 64-bit desktop-class architecture. 07/29/2015 - 11:08 pm | View Website
Apple: 51 million iPhones, 26 million iPads sold in Q1 2014 Apple announced it sold 51 million iPhones and 26 million iPads during its fiscal first quarter of 2014, along with 4.8 million Macs, with revenues of $57.6 billion ... 07/20/2015 - 7:27 am | View Website
Analyst: Apple likely prepping bigger iPad – and an even ... “Apple Inc. has been rumored to be working on a larger iPad for more than 18 months,” Louis Bedigian reports for Benzinga. “Sean Udall, CIO of ... 05/7/2015 - 9:16 am | View Website
It’s not easy to become one of the world’s richest men without a thriving business or two. Wang Jianlin, whose $34.1 billion fortune is the largest in Asia, made his early money in the real estate industry. Yet his wealth is also getting a boost this year from China's entertainment industry.
Helen Gardner’s quest to see a specialist through her Obamacare health insurance hit a roadblock during one maddening morning last year. She took time off from work, drove from Mission Viejo to Anaheim, and ventured inside a strip mall medical
It’s a modest Irvine tract house, ensconced in a modest amount of greenery. Nona Demetre considers her water use modest as well – but her monthly bill shot up 34 percent over the course of a single year nonetheless.
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Pyramiden (Norvège) (AFP) - A man in a chapka hat and black coat, rifle slung over a shoulder, idles on the pontoon as a group of tourists sail in to visit Arctic oddity, Pyramiden, a Soviet-era ghost town. Alexander Romanovskiy, better known as Sasha, is the guardian of the mining town abandoned in 1998 but still owned by a Russian firm, Arktikugol, though it is located on a fjord on Norway's Spitzberg island in the heart of the Svalbard -- islands halfway between continental Norway and the North Pole."The Svalbard is Norwegian but had a special status enabling other people to live or work there," tour guide Kristin Jaeger-Wexsahl tells the group of several dozen who sailed from the Norwegian town of Longyearbyen, some 50 kilometres (30 miles) away.
Washington (AFP) - President Barack Obama will Monday unveil what he called the "biggest, most important step we've ever taken" to fight climate change, a sensitive issue central to his legacy. The White House will release the final version of America's Clean Power Plan, a set of environmental rules and regulations that will home in on the pollution from the nation's power plants, setting limits on power-plant carbon emissions.
Across the country, the increase in housing prices since 2012 has been 27 percent. In the Bay Area, that statistic has been more like 65 percent with the median single-family home price in San Francisco at more than $1.2 million.