Saturday, November 28, 2015

Week in review: HP, GameStop earnings

The following is a roundup of my stories from Investor’s Business Daily at

12 oddly specific dating websites to make you forget Match. (Nov. 25, 2015)

Virtual reality predicted to have breakout year. (Nov. 25, 2015)

HP Inc. Q4 earnings expose dark side of PC business. (Nov. 25, 2015)

HP Inc. guidance disappoints as PC, printer sales sag. (Nov. 24, 2015)

GameStop targeting pop culture geeks with new stores. (Nov. 24, 2015)

Apple iPhone prospects rise on upgrade plans, China momentum. (Nov. 24, 2015)

Apple predicted to gain smartphone share in 2016. (Nov. 24, 2015)

Microsoft tag team driving “new era” at software giant. (Nov. 23, 2015)

Apple car: Will it be more like Ferrari or Ford? (Nov. 23, 2015)

New “Star Wars” movie could aid Imax global expansion. (Nov. 23, 2015)

GameStop report sinks video game stocks, sparks debate. (Nov. 23, 2015)

GameStop craters on Q3 sales, earnings miss. (Nov. 23, 2015)

HP investors to see if they bet on the right horse. (Nov. 22, 2015)

Photo: GameStop’s ThinkGeek pop-culture store at the Florida Mall in Orlando, Fla.

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Week in review: Best Buy, Nuance earnings; EA ‘Star Wars’ game released

The following is a roundup of my stories from Investor’s Business Daily at

Fitbit, Apple Watch demand up ahead of holidays. (Nov. 20, 2015)

CIOs see Apple taking more enterprise business. (Nov. 20, 2015)

61% of U.S. iPhone users have 6 series models. (Nov. 20, 2015)

Square, Match rise in first-day trading after IPOs. (Nov. 19, 2015)

Best Buy down on cautious holiday sales guidance. (Nov. 19, 2015)

Square prices IPO below expected range, Match weak. (Nov. 18, 2015)

Drones ready for takeoff this holiday season. (Nov. 18, 2015)

GoPro hits new low on holiday sales concerns. (Nov. 18, 2015)

“Apple-as-a-Service” commands higher valuation. (Nov. 18, 2015)

Bulls charge back into Netflix stock. (Nov. 17, 2015)

Cable firms add broadband users as video users flee. (Nov. 17, 2015)

Nuance Communications stock surges to 2-year high. (Nov. 17, 2015)

EA’s new “Star Wars” game gets “disappointing” reviews. (Nov. 17, 2015)

Apple iPhone winning where it counts: profits. (Nov. 16, 2015)

Best Buy faces “deteriorating sales trends,” gets downgrade. (Nov. 16, 2015)

Photo: “Star Wars Battlefront” video game from Electronic Arts.

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Week in review: Apple iPad Pro launches; Fitbit, GoPro, GameStop tumble

The following is a roundup of my stories from Investor’s Business Daily at

Amazon, Microsoft tighten grip on cloud market. (Nov. 13, 2015)

Did Apple Watch give Fossil its “BlackBerry moment”? (Nov. 13, 2015)

GameStop weakness exposed by retail sales report. (Nov. 13, 2015)

Fitbit takes ill as secondary stock offer cuts value. (Nov. 13, 2015)

How low can GoPro stock go? Shares hit post-IPO nadir. (Nov. 12, 2015)

Apple ramps up hiring in Ireland ahead of tax ruling. (Nov. 12, 2015)

Apple iPad Pro launches, signals trouble for Intel. (Nov. 12, 2015)

Microsoft appeases EU with German data centers. (Nov. 11, 2015)

Apple makes enemy of PayPal with rumored service. (Nov. 11, 2015)

Activision’s “Black Ops 3” comes out with guns blazing. (Nov. 11, 2015)

Ultra HD TVs going mainstream this holiday season. (Nov. 11, 2015)

Apple 2016 predictions: Streaming TV service, car investments. (Nov. 9, 2015)

Apple iPad Pro aims to tap enterprise tablet market. (Nov. 9, 2015)

GoPro needs to attract more soccer moms, baseball dads. (Nov. 9, 2015)

Photo: Apple iPad Pro tablet with regular-size and mini iPads.

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Week in review: HP breakup; Fitbit, Activision earnings

The following is a roundup of my stories from Investor’s Business Daily at

Two top PC vendors predicted to exit the market soon. (Nov. 6, 2015)

LG gains U.S. smartphone share while Apple dips. (Nov. 6, 2015)

Glu Mobile needs helping hand from Katy Perry. (Nov. 6, 2015)

“Grand Theft Auto” maker steals record high on Q2 earnings. (Nov. 6, 2015)

Wearables, 3D printers to face major upheavals soon. (Nov. 6, 2015)

No girls allowed: New Apple TV a guy gadget. (Nov. 5, 2015)

Apple Watch dominates, but new competition coming. (Nov. 5, 2015)

Adobe Systems-ComScore deal bulks up Marketing Cloud. (Nov. 5, 2015)

Shakeout could eliminate 30% of today’s IT vendors. (Nov. 4, 2015)

Apple reportedly prepping new 4-inch iPhone. (Nov. 4, 2015)

Newborn HP gets its first haircut. (Nov. 4, 2015)

Apple iOS back on top for mobile ad revenue. (Nov. 3, 2015)

Fitbit tuckers out on news of follow-on stock offering. (Nov. 3, 2015)

Activision buys King with foreign cash. (Nov. 3, 2015)

Fitbit Q3 earnings shine, but stock falls on offering. (Nov. 2, 2015)

Old HP business more attractive than new HP spinoff. (Nov. 2, 2015)

Windows 10 usage climbs; Apple Mac share hits record. (Nov. 2, 2015)

Photo: HP Inc. headquarters (HP photo).