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Bosch Power Ready Wireless Charging System

MT. PROSPECT, ILL — Robert Bosch Tool Corporation has introduced the Bosch Power Ready Wireless Charging System — the world’s first for cordless power tools.

: Consumer, Industrial

Component Makers Caught in Apple’s Revolving Door of Suppliers

If you’re a component supplier to Apple Inc., you’ll probably have noticed by now that a troubling trend is emerging between Apple and those companies that supply critical parts to iPhones.

: Computer, Consumer, Manufacturers, Telecom

Panasonic to sell Sanyo’s North America TV business

TOKYO — Panasonic plans to sell subsidiary Sanyo’s North American television set business, sources said Saturday. Funai Electric is expected to purchase it by the end of March.

: Consumer

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