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
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
Stocks surge to new highs after hiring climbs A big gain in the job market is lifting the stock market to new milestones. The Dow Jones industrial average crossed 15,000 for the first time early Friday, and the Standard and Poor's 500 index, a broader market measure, broke through 1,600 for the first time. More
Apple Tops Q2 Earnings, Buys Back Shares - Yahoo! Finance Apple Had Another Record-Shattering Quarter - Time 04/27/2015 - 6:30 am | View Link
Apple said to delay production of larger iPad Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment. A report from the Wall Street Journal later in the day, meanwhile ... iPhone has been soaring as the iPad has been slipping. Sales of the current iPad, which tops out at 9.7 inches, have faltered ... 03/5/2015 - 3:05 pm | View Link
Top iOS news of the week: Apple tops, iPad slumps, pen patent Device activations were 51.3 percent Apple, and only 17.7 percent for Samsung. Samsung had the second most activations, with the rest of the OEM pack farther behind. Apple may have dominated holiday sales with the iPhone, but CNBC reports that iPad sales ... 01/2/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
Apple’s Market Cap Tops $700 Billion The stock is up nearly 18% since then. If Mr. Icahn’s thesis that day was right, Apple’s stock and market cap has a long way to run. 3 Kim Jong Un Points Rhetorical Gun at Terrapin Farmers Twitter Facebook Email Comments 4 11/25/2014 - 3:43 am | View Link
Apple shares down again Apple stock ... making the darling stock a loser on a day the rest of the market is attempting to find its footing after this week’s selloff. The Standard & Poor’s is essentially flat. Investors were hoping the unveiling of a new iPad would ... 10/16/2014 - 1:59 pm | View Link
Were Apple's iPad sales really as bad as they looked? Throw in an additional $30 billion that the company plans to spend on stock buybacks and dividends, and shareholders ended the day with big grins. Perhaps the only blemish on an otherwise big day for Apple were sales of iPads. Analysts were expecting iPad ... 04/25/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
VideoBack in March, I shared a remarkable study from the International Monetary Fund which explained that spending caps are the only truly effective way to achieve good fiscal policy. And earlier this month, I discussed another good IMF study that showed how deficit and debt rules in Europe have been a 
ZDNetSplunk posts strong revenue growth but wider lossMarketWatchBig-data software company Splunk Inc. on Thursday reported another period of strong revenue growth, though higher expenses led to a wider loss for the April quarter. Shares fell 2.35% to $69.40 in after-hours trading. For the second time in as many quarters,
CBS LocalAutomakers, Gov't Reveal Models in Expanded Takata RecallABC NewsCar owners are beginning to find out if their cars or trucks are included in a big expansion of a recall of air bags made by Takata Corp. Automakers, as well as Canadian and U. S. safety regulators, are posting documents that spell out the vehicles being
Enterprise companies tackle mobile marketing automation slightly differently—and that's why they're on top. Register today for this free VB Insight webinar with AEG's VP of Social and Marketing on May 28th. Google today announced at its I/O developer conference a special place for children and parents in the Google Play Store.
At its I/O 2015 developer conference today, Google launched Polymer 1.0. The Web app toolkit is designed to help developers bring high-quality app-like experiences to the browser, across both desktop and mobile. Polymer is Google’s library for the Web that leverages Web Components and is “designed to leverage the evolving Web platform on modern browsers.” In short, Polymer helps developers create desktop and mobile Web applications faster.