All posts tagged "consumer electronics"
Electronics Giant Philips Falls to 4th Quarter Loss
AMSTERDAM – Dutch electronics giant Philips says it fell to a fourth-quarter net loss of 39 million euros ($42 million) as it paid off pension risks and had higher tax and other expenses, down from a net...
- Posted January 26, 2016
Best Buy Reports Weak Holiday Shopping Results, Outlook
NEW YORK – Best Buy’s shares sank Thursday after the nation’s largest consumer electronics chain reduced its sales outlook for the fourth-quarter as it reported weak holiday business in mobile phones and personal devices. The Minneapolis-based company...
- Posted January 14, 2016
From the High-Flying to the Practical: CES 2016 in Brief
LAS VEGAS – This year’s CES gadget show, like ones before it, showed off a mix of the dreamy and the practical in technology. Gadget prototypes promised us fully autonomous vehicles carrying commuters on the streets and...
- Posted January 8, 2016
Apple Stock Slumps amid iPhone Sales Worries
SAN FRANCISCO – Apple fans keep buying iPhones, but Wall Street keeps worrying the company won’t be able to match last year’s blistering sales pace. Shares in the world’s most valuable company have fallen more than 15...
- Posted January 6, 2016
The Smart-Tech Future Beckons to us from the CES Gadget Show
LAS VEGAS – Look around. How many computing devices do you see? Your phone, probably; maybe a tablet or a laptop. Your car, the TV set, the microwave, bedside alarm clock, possibly the thermostat, and others you’ve...
- Posted January 4, 2016