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
Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
The Implications of iPad Demand - Motley Fool 47.6 million tablets were sold in the third quarter of 2013. Of these, only 14.1 million were Apple iPads. ... Earnings Estimates, Analyst Ratings 12/3/2013 - 3:06 pm | View Link
Why Apple And Qualcomm Will Shine This Holiday Season - Motley Fool ... was the top device sold at both Wal-Mart and Target on Black Friday. And, two additional Apple iPads were ... Earnings Estimates, Analyst ... 12/3/2013 - 2:42 pm | View Link
Xbox One: You Are Probably Better Off Waiting To Buy - Forbes.com Did Microsoft's Xbox One Really Beat Sony's PlayStation 4 in Black ... - Time 12/3/2013 - 8:52 am | View Link
Google's Nexus lineup may not sell well, but still challenges ... - NetworkWorld Finished CyanogenMod 10.2 arrives as focus shifts to Android 4.4 ... - Engadget 12/3/2013 - 7:49 am | View Link
Led by Amazon and iPads, CyberMonday Sets New Record - Media Post Cyber Monday sales surge to new record - USA Today 12/3/2013 - 7:21 am | View Link
Apple, PrimeSense And Perceptive Computing Or: Why Your Phone Will See In 3D Last month Apple confirmed the acquisition of Israeli motion-sensing company PrimeSense. Initial thoughts turned towards applications in the Apple TV set-top box, but other reports that Apple was interested in its ‘mapping' capabilities as well. After some digging and asking around, it seems like there might be more than meets the eye with this particular acquisition. Apple could very well be ... 12/3/2013 - 6:03 pm | View Link
Biz Break: Apple buys S.F. startup, stock dips as Cyber Monday heads for records Today: Apple stock falls from its 2013 high set on Black Friday, but analysts like the company's holiday performance so far and a San Francisco startup could help it track consumer sentiment. Also: eBay gains, Twitter falls. 12/2/2013 - 6:49 pm | View Link
Apple tablets, phones top Christmas gift lists Apple could be Christmas shopping's big winner, with consumer surveys and an analysis of tweets showing massive interest in iPads and iPhones. A study by analytics company InfoScout found that Apple's iPad Air 16GB was the top device sold at Wal-Mart and Target on Black Friday, with two other iPads coming in second and third at Target. 12/2/2013 - 5:27 pm | View Link
Microsoft is the big-time winner, and the past ten years never happened Narrow viewpoints don't make someone right, but they sure make opinionating easier! And isn't that what TV financial news is all about? 12/2/2013 - 12:35 pm | View Link
The big holiday winner could be Apple Initial readings from Black Friday and Cyber Monday look very strong for Apple. 12/2/2013 - 12:22 pm | View Link
Apple Sold 11 iPads Before Microsoft Sold One Surface on Black Friday, Says Analyst Microsoft’s Surface is off to a decent start, with many reports claiming the device sold out immediately after launch. That’s great news. The bad news, according to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, is that interest is nowhere near that of the iPad. 11/26/2012 - 1:43 pm | View Link
Apple forecast to sell 102m iPads, 194m iPhones in 2013: analyst Apple could double the number of iPads it sold to date in 2013 alone, with close to 200 million iPhones sold in the same upcoming 12-month period, according to Canaccord Genuity analyst Michael Walkley. Writing in Forbes, Walkley noted that ... 10/29/2012 - 11:31 pm | View Link
Apple Sold 20Mn iPads In Q2 – Analyst Apple may report sales of iPads at 20 million units for the second quarter of this year, if an analyst writing to investors is to be believed. According to a report from AppleInsider, Needham & Company through analyst Charlie Wolf on Tuesday released a ... 07/13/2012 - 7:04 am | View Link
Apple May Have Sold 500,000 IPad 2 Tablets on Debut Weekend, Analyst Says “IPads are sold out across virtually all channels,” Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster said in a March 13 research note. “We were unable to find any availability.” Munster said Apple will probably surpass his early prediction that 5.5 ... 03/14/2011 - 8:22 am | View Link
Apple Sold Up to 500K iPad 2s, Many to New Customers, Analyst Says For comparison, Apple sold 300,000 first-generation iPads in the first few days last year. Piper Jaffray noted that its sales estimates are really just for the first day, March 11, because Apple Stores and other retail outlets quickly sold out ... 03/14/2011 - 3:03 am | View Link
A McDonald's employee working overtime for nearly four months straight would make as much as the company's former CEO earned in just 60 minutes, according to an analysis published Tuesday reports the Huffington Post.
The analysis, compiled by the financial information company NerdWallet, assumes the average salary of a McDonald's hourly worker is $7.73, based on information from self-reported salary site GlassDoor.com.
By comparison, former McDonald's CEO James Skinner raked in $9,247 for an hour of his precious time last year, according to NerdWallet.
(Reuters) - A deadly winter storm kept a tight grip on much of the United States on Monday as cold, snow and ice spread across the East Coast, snarling traffic and knocking out power to thousands. As much as 5 inches of snow were forecast for Monday night into Tuesday and much of the area from Virginia to coastal New England were under winter weather advisories, the National Weather Service (NWS) said in a forecast.
PaeDaePaeDae just raised $11.6MMobile rewards network PaeDae has raised $11.6 million in funding to expand beyond rewards to new forms of premium advertising. PaeDaePaeDae CEO Rob Emrich. The Santa Monica, Calif.-based company hopes to create a new generation of advertising tools to help game and app creators retain and engage users for longer times.
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CHARLOTTE, N. C. (TheStreet) -- From the day Stephen Wolf selected the name US Airways in 1996, Charlotte Douglas International Airport has been the heart and soul of the airline.
So the airport celebration Monday of the deal that will put an end to the name, and to the airport's primacy, was bittersweet.
More sweet than bitter, though, because now the airport built by Jerry Orr over the past four decades seems destined to survive indefinitely as one of just two major air transportation hubs in the southeastern United States, home to 80 million people.