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TiVo revenue rises 7.2 pct

May 26 Digital video recorder maker TiVo Inc’s quarterly revenue rose about 7.2 percent, helped by higher subscriptions.

: Consumer

HP Strikes China Deal, Sales Slump

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Hewlett-Packard reported declining revenues and profits amid a slumping PC market in which it is gaining some share. The news came the same day it announced a deal to roll its server and networking business in China into a joint venture aiming to take on China’s Lenovo.

: Computer, Consumer, Data, Industrial, Telecom

VTech Announces FY2015 Annual Results

VTech Holdings Limited (HKSE: 303) today announced its results for the year ended 31 March 2015, reporting a decline in revenue and profit.

: Consumer

Apple shelved its HDTV plans last year

Ever wondered what happened to that Apple HDTV we’ve been hearing rumors about for years ? According to The Wall Street Journal, those rumors weren’t baseless speculation, as the company did work on a television set for nearly a decade.

: Consumer

Let’s Call Apple’s Supply Chain What it Really Is

What makes one supply chain superior to another? That’s a question that I’ve been mulling over since Apple Inc. announced that the launch of the Apple Watch has been delayed. Once again, Apple is missing a product release because of an alleged faulty component.

: Articles, Computer, Consumer, Telecom

Automotive, electronics spark Japan to record profits

TOKYO — Manufacturers’ resurgent earnings have propelled corporate Japan to its most profitable year ever, surpassing the high-water mark reached just before the global financial crisis.

: Auto/Trans, Consumer, Telecom, Wearables

Mobile First, But What’s Next?

The ascendance of mobile devices, cloud computing and big data is having a profound impact on the lives of workers. Yet many of the business applications that run on their smartphones and tablets still fail miserably to take full advantage of this revolutionary shift. Even services that tout themselves as “mobile first” often fall short of delivering novel functionality that boosts productivity and profit.

: Computer, Consumer, Telecom