| Oct 9, 2014
| 4:24 AM
Weeks before Apple Inc unveiled its latest iPhone, a British company was advertising a gold-plated version on its website.
"We have some good sources. They gave us an idea of what the phone would look like," said Laban Roomes, founder of Goldgenie, which...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:18 AM
Samsung Electronics Co., after years of cutting into rival Apple's sales of smartphones and tablets, is about to report a whopping 60% decline in third-quarter profit.
The South Korean electronics giant released a weak guidance Tuesday, revealing that...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Move over, Elsa.
Apple's iPad is the No. 1 brand among children 6-12, beating out Disney, Nickelodeon, YouTube, Netflix, Toys 'R' Us, McDonald's, and multiple snack-food brands, according to a new survey.
Kids see the iPad as the all-in-one digital...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 4:30 PM
BUSAN - Korean filmmakers Friday held a press conference in the margins of the Busan festival calling on the government to allow a high-level government investigation into the Sewol ferry disaster in April.
Prominent among the protesters were veteran...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 10:05 PM
When popular Chinese handset maker Xiaomi Inc admitted that its devices were sending users' personal information back to a server in China, it prompted howls of protest and an investigation by Taiwan's government.
The affair has also drawn attention to...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Virtual reality headset maker Oculus VR unveiled a new prototype Saturday that brings the company closer to releasing its first device to consumers.
Lighter and more believable than predecessors over the last two years, Oculus Crescent Bay “is not...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:57 AM
Google Inc has selected HTC Corp to make its upcoming 9-inch Nexus tablet, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
Google had been mulling HTC as a potential Nexus tablet partner since last year and HTC engineers have...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:29 AM
The best solution to help the Connecticut economy grow would be to attract foreign investments. In the coming year, many U.S. governors will visit Asia, specifically South Korea and China. Governors will be visiting Korea's Hyundai Motors, Kia Motors,...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Broadcom Corp Chief Executive Scott McGregor said on Wednesday he is confident that high-end smartphone makers will keep using his company's wifi chips even though it is no longer pursuing 4G cellphone technology.
Broadcom said in July it was winding...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 6:04 AM
Despite its ecosystem of products, Apple's business relies heavily on the sales of iPhones. In the third quarter results reported on Tuesday, iPhone sales were 52.7% of revenue.
But what's the second most important business? That's harder to answer, and...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Under Armour might start collaborating with smartphone maker Samsung Electronics Co. on wearable fitness devices, according to a South Korean news report.
Yonhap News Agency cited market sources in a Wednesday report that said the de facto heir of the...