5 overlooked CES announcements that actually matter

You’re probably not going to have a 146-inch TV on your wall in 2018, but these low-key CES 2018 announcements, from Bluetooth chips to new processors, will almost certainly reshape the tech landscape — and soon.

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AMD Beats Q2 2017 Expectations on Strong Ryzen, Epyc Sales


AMD beat Wall Street expectations for Q2 2017 and is on track to deliver a strong Q3 and Q4, with Vega and Threadripper both debuting in August.

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Report: Siri Hobbled by Apple’s Obsession with User Privacy


A new report from The Wall Street Journal blames Apple’s lack of progress on equal parts hubris and an excessive concern with privacy.

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Paige Jennings, Wall Street intern turned porn star, is now trying her hand at YouTube

It’s not everyday that someone leaves a dream job on Wall Street for a career in the adult film industry. It’s not everyday that someone decides to leave the adult film industry and try their hand at becoming a self-described YouTube personality.

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Apple Goes on Record-Breaking Spree

Apple stunned Wall Street Tuesday afternoon, with Q1 earnings that set new quarterly unit and revenue records in key product segments, and its highest-ever earnings per share. Apple CEO Tim Cook told analysts that the company set all-time revenue and unit records for its iPhone and Apple Watch brands, all-time revenue records for its Mac and Services businesses, and all-time revenue records for four of its five geographic sectors. The company sold a record 78.3 million iPhones during the quarter, up 5 percent from the year-ago period.

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WSJ: iPhone 8 with curved OLED display may launch next year

The Wall Street Journal published a lengthy report on Monday morning suggesting that Apple might launch a new iPhone in 2017 with a curved OLED display.

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Zuckerberg's Hawaii neighbors dislike rock wall surrounding property

Neighbors of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Hawaii aren’t too happy about the rock wall he’s having built on his property on the north shore island of Kauai.

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'iPhone SE' rumors spark hopes that Apple will continue to sell iPhone 5s at $350 or less

Article Image Analysts on Wall Street expect the new 4-inch “iPhone SE” may be priced at $450, taking the place of the entry-level iPhone 5s. But if Apple were to keep the iPhone 5s around at a cheaper price, it could allow the company to tap into new markets.

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Google surpasses Apple as world's most valuable company

Article Image After beating Wall Street expectations for the fourth quarter of 2015, Google umbrella company Alphabet usurped Apple as the most valuable company in the world on Monday in after hours trading.

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Apple recalls some AC adapters, world travel kits in parts of South America, Europe, Asia, and Oceania

Article Image Apple on Thursday issued a recall for two-pronged AC wall plug adapters designed for Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Continental Europe, New Zealand and South Korea over a potential risk for electric shock.

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Apple shares open below $100 for first time since 2014

Article Image Wall Street’s pessimistic view of the iPhone’s future continues to drag Apple stock downward, as shares of the Cupertino company opened trading below $100 for the first time in more than a year on Thursday.

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FBR is latest firm to cut iPhone 6s estimates, but expects 'mega product cycle' for 'iPhone 7'

Article Image Concerns over iPhone 6s sales continue to grow on Wall Street, as FBR & Co. became the latest firm to revise its estimates downward, calling on Apple to sell 75.5 million total iPhones in the current December quarter and cutting its price target to $150.

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Target's Website Misses the Mark on Cyber Monday

Target’s website traffic hit a wall when a record number of shoppers showed up in search of Cyber Monday bargains. Having offered a 15 percent discount for any purchase made through the site, Target began to experience problems shortly after 10 a.m. It then placed customers in a virtual queue that effectively held their place in line so they would not lose their purchase orders after refreshing their page. The company posted an apology to customers on its Twitter page, noting that traffic was twice as heavy as its busiest single prior day.

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Tim Cook highlights iPad's key role in Apple ecosystem as investors shrug

Article Image In response to sliding iPad sales, investors on Wall Street have shown little interest in the market leading tablet. Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook took offense to that this week.

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Amazon Rides High on Profit Stunner

Amazon last week stunned Wall Street by releasing third-quarter earnings that blazed past consensus estimates on the strength of its growing cloud services business and surprisingly strong response to its efforts to boost membership in its Prime program. Shares were up almost 7 percent to $601.72 in late trading Friday, after reaching as high as $619.94 for the day. Net income was $79 million in the quarter, or 17 cents a share, compared with a net loss of $437 million, or 95 cents a share, in the year-ago quarter.

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Apple tapped Hermes for Apple Watch collaboration before announcing device

In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, Apple design chief Jony Ive revealed the company reached out to Hermes over a potential Apple Watch partnership before the device was unveiled last year, a project ultimately undertaken by the French luxury brand’s artistic director Pierre-Alexis Dumas.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook to appear at WSJD Live in October

The Wall Street Journal on Thursday announced that Apple CEO Tim Cook will return as a guest speaker at the publication’s WSJD Live conference in October, an event that promises engaging discussions from top tech luminaries.

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Wells Fargo says low expectations for Apple's Sept. 9 event could work to stock's advantage

There’s a feeling on Wall Street that everything is already known and expected heading into Apple’s “Hey Siri” event, investment firm Wells Fargo said on Friday, suggesting that any potential surprises could help push the company’s stock higher.

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