Virtual Reality

  1. Facebook Buys Facial Recognition Firm FacioMetrics (FB)

    In an effort to enhance its photo and video special effects, Facebook has acquired facial recognition startup FacioMetrics.
  2. Qualcomm, Tencent Join for AR, VR Venture (QCOM)

    Qualcomm is teaming up with Tencent of China to grow the augmented and virtual reality markets.
  3. Facebook's Backpack: Threat to Cisco, Juniper? (FB, CSCO)

    Facebook wants to make sure it has enough network capacity to keep up with bandwidth demand.
  4. Fitbit: Lack of Innovation Hurting Growth Rate (FIT)

    Fitbit need to innovate in the wearable fitness market in order to regain its past growth rate.
  5. Game on for Electronic Arts (EA)

    A strong Electronic Arts post-earnings rally is likely to fade under the pressure of growing technical headwinds.
  6. 2 Hot Tech Stocks This Earnings Season (VMW, INVN)

    This network virtualization leader and U.S. chip maker are positioned to gain long-term from positive growth in emerging ...
  7. Qualcomm to Buy NXP for $47 Billion

    In the one of the largest tech deals in history -- and the biggest ever in semiconductors -- smartphone processor and modem ...
  8. Google Acquires Eye-Tracking Technology Startup (GOOG)

    Eyefluence could help the Mountain View company radically reimagine its VR/AR interface.
  9. How Fast Is Netgear's "World's Fastest Router"?

    Serious gamers are well known for buying advanced gear. NVIDIA's success has been all but built on the backs of gamers' ...
  10. Motorola Unveils Command Center of the Future (MSI)

    Motorola Solutions is showcasing what the command center of the future can look like using virtual reality and eye tracking ...
  11. Alibaba Pictures Acquires Minority Stake In Spielberg's Amblin (BABA, DIS)

    The deal between Alibaba Pictures and Amblin is expected to bring "more of China to America and more of America into China." ...
  12. Google Launches Pixel Phone (GOOG, NFLX)

    Google marked its first foray into designing a smartphone with Pixel.
  13. Two Key Factors Driving InvenSense Stock (INVN)

    The wearable-tech company will develop products for new emerging industries in light of declining smartphone demand and lack ...
  14. EA CEO: Virtual Reality Not Ready For Prime Time (EA)

    Virtual and augmented reality may be all the rage but Electronic Art's CEO says it won't be adopted by the masses just yet. ...
  15. Orange Is First Telecom to Test AT&T’s ECOMP (T)

    AT&T announced Orange will be the first telecom to test its ECOMP platform.
  16. Is Apple Making An Augmented Reality Product? (AAPL)

    Apple CEO Tim Cook said in an ABC interview this morning that he prefers AR to VR. Does this mean Apple is making an AR product? ...
  17. Google's Cardboard Camera App Now Available on iOS (GOOG)

    Google's free app allows users to take 3-D panorama-style photos.
  18. Investing in Virtual Reality: The Case for InvenSense Inc. (INVN)

    Despite slowed growth, investors bullish on InvenSense stock see the wearable technology maker riding the upcoming rise of ...
  19. Snapchat May File for an IPO Next Year (FB, TWTR)

    The Venice Beach-based company has taken out a line of credit and is talking to bankers.
  20. AMD Sinks on Stock and Convertible Debt Offering

    Shares of AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) fell almost 7% on Wednesday after the company announced new offerings of $600 million common ...
  21. Understanding Facebook's Capital Structure (FB)

    Facebook's strong revenue and earnings have allowed solid expansion of the company's equity capitalization, resulting in ...
  22. Nokia Loses Head Of Profitable Patent Unit (NOK)

    Nokia is losing the head of its profitable technology unit charged with it's future growth.
  23. NVIDIA Unveils New Processor for Autonomous Cars

    At the Computer Electronics Show early this year, NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) took the wraps off its Drive PX 2 Platform, designed ...
  24. Will There Be a 4.5G Network Before a 5G?

    Learn about the potential arrival of 4.5G LTE network technology to the world's major telecommunication networks, and see ...
  25. Top 6 Companies Owned by Dell (INTC)

    Dell Computers combated a declining PC market by acquiring companies with the intent of creating a large service and software-oriented ...
  26. Will Anyone Buy GoPro's $5,000 Omni Rig?

    GoPro's (NASDAQ: GPRO) six-camera Omni rig recently went on sale for $5,000. The package includes six Hero 4 Black cameras, ...
  27. Top 4 Shareholders of Nokia (NOK)

    Nokia's products link mobile broadband, fixed access, IP routing and optical technologies and cloud computing services. Here ...
  28. Tim Cook Confirms Apple Working on Augmented Reality (AAPL)

    Tim Cook confirmed in an interview that Apple Inc, (AAPL) has been working intensively on Augmented Reality (AR).
  29. FBGRX: Fidelity Blue Chip Fund Top 5 Holdings Analysis

    Learn about the Fidelity Blue Chip Growth mutual fund, its portfolio makeup, and read a complete analysis of the fund's top ...
  30. GoPro: 5 Secrets You Didn't Know (GPRO)

    Little-known facts behind the GoPro story.
  31. How Pokemon Go Uses Augmented Reality (NTDOY)

    Pokemon Go made it that much easier to illustrate a use case for augmented reality.
  32. A Look at AMD Ahead of Q2 Earnings (AMD)

    With its shares soaring almost 90% year-to-date and 202% over the past year, there's a lot riding on AMD's second quarter ...
  33. Nokia Stock Jumps Following New Samsung Deal

    Many analysts and investors were not impressed with the deal Nokia (NYSE: NOK) negotiated with Samsung (NASDAQOTH: SSNLF) ...
  34. Fidelity Magellan Fund Top Holdings Studies (FMAGX)

    Learn which companies are among the top 5 holdings of the Fidelity® Magellan® Fund and get an overview of each company's ...
  35. What to Know about Alternative Finance Platforms

    From crowdfunding to P2P lending, this rundown tells you what you should know about some of the more popular types of online ...
  36. Himax Technologies' CTO Steps Down -- and Up

    Taiwan-based semiconductor specialist Himax Technologies (NASDAQ: HIMX) now has no one occupying its chief technology officer's ...
  37. Top Performers in the S&P 500 This Year (NEM, RRC)

    It has been a mixed bag for S&P stocks this year with mining stocks reaching new highs as the tech stock juggernaut slows ...
  38. Facebook to Go “All Video” Within Five Years (FB)

    Facebook follows suit of the many social media and networking apps, i.e. Snapchat, focusing on promoting video content over ...
  39. Is This the End of Apple's Growth Era? (AAPL)

    Find out why Berkshire Hathaway made an uncharacteristic purchase of Apple stock and whether it implies Apple is no longer ...
  40. Research And Development (R&D) Expenses

    Any expenses associated with the research and development of a company's goods or services. R&D expenses are a type of ...
  41. The Top Three Tech Stocks Favored by Hedge Funds (GS, FB)

    In its weekly kickstart report, investment bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc. revealed the three tech stocks favored by hedge ...
  42. The Top 5 Hardware Penny Stocks for 2016 (KOPN, ESIO)

    Learn about the top five hardware penny stocks that could provide higher-than-average rates of return in the hardware sector ...
  43. Facebook Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (FB)

    Discover how Facebook came to dominate social networking and how the company utilizes key suppliers to remain a global powerhouse.
  44. Can Nokia Make A Comeback? (NOK)

    Many investors are looking at Nokia and wondering if it has the chemistry and the luck to pull off a comeback in the competitive ...
  45. Facebook Stock Lower Ahead of Earnings (FB)

    Technology stocks have gotten punished so far this earnings season thanks to weak revenue, profits and brutal guidance. Can ...
  46. Has Gamestop Found a Sustainable Business Model?

    Gamestop (NYSE: GME), a company many thought would go the way of national record store chains, seems to have found a way ...
  47. These Retailers are Embracing V-Commerce Trend

    V-commerce, now in its infant stages, has the potential to steal significant market share.
  48. Facebook Reiterated With $140 Target on VR Prospects (FB)

    About $7 billion in Facebook's annual revenue may come from the VR market by 2020. Facebook spent only $2 billion of Oculus ...
  49. FB's Oculus Rift Could Soon be 10% of its Revenue (FB)

    Facebook's much-hyped Oculus Rift has begun shipping to customers. For the VR world, the future is now, and it's worth as ...
  50. What to Watch at Microsoft Build 2016 (MSFT)

    The Microsoft Build conference offers the firm the chance to court developers and showcase its latest technology advancements. ...
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