With the launch of its Surface tablet computer, Microsoft is becoming a genuine "frenemy" _ part friend, part enemy _ to its longtime manufacturing partners.
Apple's stock reached $700 for the first time Tuesday, the day after the company announced that orders for its iPhone 5 topped 2 million in the first 24 hours.
He calls himself an "Apple fanboy," owns four iPads and two iPhones, follows the company obsessively and predicts it will keep turning blockbuster profits. But whether you should own the stock is another matter.
U.S. retail sales of video game hardware, software and accessories fell 25 percent in March from a year earlier to $1.1 billion. It marked the fourth month of decline as Sony Corp.'s new PS Vita handheld failed to spark a turnaround.
"Battleship" steams into movie theaters overseas this week, giving international audiences the first chance to decide whether a board game-based movie is seaworthy.
"Battleship" steams into movie theaters overseas this week, giving international audiences the first chance to decide whether a board game-based movie is sea-worthy.
The stock market lost ground Tuesday but still appeared headed for its best January finish in more than a decade. An unexpected drop in consumer confidence dragged stocks down after a strong opening.