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Consumer and Gaming Segments

Infographic: Electronics Consumers Excited by New Tech

Electronics purchases are a popular choice among American buyers, with three out of four reporting plans for spending in the coming year. Online outlets and brick-and-mortar sellers both remain popular choices, but those that flock to online options are often looking for a deal, the survey found.

: Computer, Consumer, Telecom, Trends

Amazon shares tank as losses widen to $437 million

Amazon’s stock tanked in after-hours trading Thursday after the online retailer reported a third-quarter net loss of $437 million. That’s more than 10 times its loss of the same quarter last year, which was $41 million.

: Computer, Consumer

Sonos sues Denon for allegedly copying its wireless speaker tech

If you thought Denon’s Heos wireless speakers were a little too similar in purpose to Sonos’ range, you’re not alone. Sonos has sued D&M Holdings (the company that owns Denon) for allegedly violating “at least” four patents.

: Consumer

Koss Corp. 1Q earnings continue slump as European sales sag

European sales took a hit of about $1 million, driving a nearly 20 percent slump in sales as Koss Corp. continued to struggle in the first quarter.

: Consumer

IRobot shares up after company reports boom in home robot sales

Shares of Bedford-based iRobot (Nasdaq: IRBT) were up 17 percent Wednesday after the company reported stronger-than-expected revenue for the third quarter this year as sales of its home robots exceeded forecasts.

: Consumer, Industrial, Mil/Aero |

Electrolux Third Quarter Profits Jump 42 Percent

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Growth in the U.S. and efficiency gains in Europe helped Swedish home-appliance maker Electrolux post a 42 percent jump in third-quarter profits.

: Consumer

Home Automation Market to Surge to US$16.4B by 2019

Transparency Market Research published a new report titled “Home Automation Market (Lighting, Safety and Security, Entertainment, HVAC, Energy Management) – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2013 – 2019″, which is an extensive research study on the home automation and controls market.

: Consumer, Data, Industrial