This piece comes to us courtesy of EdSource, where it was originally published. If parents want to help their babies learn to talk, they need to ditch the chattering electronic toys and bring back the books and blocks. That’s the conclusion of Anna V. Show More Summary
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As expected Samsung Electronic Co. Ltd.’s latest […]
(Reuters) - Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Co Ltd has raised its offer for troubled Japanese electronics maker Sharp Corp to 659 billion yen ($5.44 billion), a deal that would dilute existing stockholders, the Wall Street Journal reported citing people familiar with the matter. Show More Summary
On Thursday, Samsung Electronics Co. announced a sharp slowdown in semiconductor earnings growth in the fourth quarter, which helped weigh down the South Korean tech giant's overall profit picture. Here are five takeaways from the company's earnings call.
SEOUL (Se Young Lee for Reuters) — Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday warned of possible weaker earnings this year compared with 2015 due to softer sales of gadgets such as smartphones, a trend that is also hurting rival Apple Inc and major chipmakers. The South Korean firm’s warning came a day after Apple […]
SEOUL (Reuters) - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will consider all possible options to grow its home appliances business including mergers or acquisitions, a senior company executive said on Monday. Suh Byung-sam, head of Samsung's...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp said on Thursday it bought Ustream Inc, an online video streaming service provider, to boost its cloud offerings for businesses. Ustream, which counts NASA, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd,...Show More Summary
SEOUL (Reuters) - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd held talks with General Electric Co about buying the U.S. company's appliances businesses but negotiations broke down on antitrust issues, South Korea's Yonhap News agency reported on Saturday. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - China's Haier Electronics Group Co Ltd is nearing a deal to buy General Electric Co's appliances business for more than $4 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Haier beat other foreign corporate bidders vying to buy GE's Louisville, Kentucky-based business, the WSJ said. Show More Summary
Best Buy Co.’s holiday sales declined as the retailer sold fewer smartphones than expected, another sign of soft demand for the latest models from Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co.
(Reuters) - Best Buy Co Inc, the largest U.S. consumer electronics retailer, reported a 3.6 percent fall in sales during the holiday shopping season, mainly due to lower demand for mobile phones. The company said on Thursday that comparable sales, excluding the impact of installment billing plans, fell 1.4 percent in the nine weeks ended Jan. Show More Summary
SEOUL (By Se Young Lee, Reuters) – Qualcomm Inc said on Thursday Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will become the sole manufacturer of its new flagship mobile chip, a major boost for the South Korean tech giant as it vies for deals with bigger rival TSMC. The deal, which some analysts estimate is worth over $1 […]
One-wheeled electronic skateboards from China’s Changzhou First International Trade Co. have been seized by US marshals at CES after an emergency court order was filed by Silicon Valley’s Future Motion for patent infringement. The dispute centers on the Chinese company’s Trotter, which works in a similar way to the Onewheel electric skateboard. Show More Summary
OPINION: After a week of product announcements from the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, I find the only notable one that has left an impression on me is the Hack Harassment campaign. Yesterday, Intel, Vox Media, Re/code and Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation said they had launched a Hack Harassment organization that would hold a series of […]
SEOUL (Reuters) - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Friday said its fourth-quarter operating profit was likely 6.1 trillion won ($5.10 billion), up 15 percent from a year earlier but falling short of expectations. The October-December...Show More Summary
Analysts have been filing dispatches of what they’re seeing in Las Vegas this week at the Consumer Electronics Show. One of those this morning is Daniel Ives with FBR & Co. sees an “inflection point” coming in virtual reality, afterShow More Summary
The Consumer Electronics Show isn’t really a place we see niche brands such as McLaren make major announcements, but this year the British brand was out in force with a new concept based on its limited edition 675LT supercar. The concept was built to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the partnership between the McLaren Formula One team and...
Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. took to the stage at the C […]
“We’re giving every Star Wars fan the power of the Force,” said Sphero CEO Paul Berberian. He stopped by the TechCrunch stage at the Consumer Electronics Show today to show off the company’s Force Band, which will allow people to control the company’s BB-8 robotic toy with gestures. When pressed on how it worked, Berberian first said that “the Force works… Read More