"Fortnite" is roughly as popular as "Apple" right now, according to Google Trends

Epic Games "Fortnite Battle Royale" is the hottest game in the world right now. Need proof? Just look at the graph below, courtesy of Google Trends. It shows how there is more search volume on Google for "Fortnite" than the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Google goes global with 10 events for new Pixel phones

Alphabet Inc's Google will unveil the third edition of its Pixel smartphone at 10 media events across the world on Tuesday, a hint that it is prepared to expand geographic distribution of a device it hopes someday is as popular as Apple Inc's iPhone......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2018

Fear of October is creeping into money flows in 11 popular tech stocks

Smart-money flows have turned neutral in Facebook, Apple, Amazon and Google parent Alphabet......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 26th, 2018

Few Ways Around App Store, More Around Google Play

Two of the iPhone's most popular app makers are testing ways to get around paying Apple for new in-app subscription purchases. Gene Munster of Loup Ventures discusses how that could affect Apple's........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 24th, 2018

‘Fortnite’ for Android Will Skip the Play Store. Should Google Be Worried?

A huge number of users are about to be introduced to the world outside Google's ecosystem. Epic Games, makers of the uber-popular Fortnite: Battle Royale, have confirmed that the game's.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 5th, 2018

The uproar over how "Fortnite" is being released for Android shows how much we have acquiesced to Apple"s way of doing business (AAPL, GOOGL)

Epic Games Epic Games announced Friday that it won't distribute the upcoming Android version of its "Fortnite: Battle Royale" game through Google's Play Store. The decision caused a stir, because it was so unusual and potentially opens Android "Fo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 4th, 2018

Siri owns 46% of the mobile voice assistant market — one and half times Google Assistant"s share of the market (AAPL)

Apple's Siri is apparently the market leader for mobile voice assistants, beating out popular players like Google's Assistant. This may come as a surprise to some, since Android has a much larger share of the market and Siri.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 29th, 2018

Breakingviews TV: Female factor

The workforces of Apple, Google and Facebook are lopsided in men’s favor. Males make up roughly 70 percent. To get to gender parity will take up to 15 years. Richard Beales and Jennifer Saba discuss the various necessary targets to get there......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 17th, 2018

Dissecting Google Parent Alphabet (GOOGL) Ahead of Q3 Earnings

Shares of Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) have slipped roughly 9% over the past three months as investors worry that more government intervention could be headed Goo.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nyt20 hr. 47 min. ago

Dow Drops 325 Points as Tech Gets Crushed

Popular stocks like Apple, Microsoft, Netflix and Facebook are getting hit harder than the overall market......»»

Category: topSource: barrons22 hr. 31 min. ago

How To Download All Your Apple Data In Simple Steps

Almost every technology company collects data about their users. Facebook and Google are user data-hungry monsters. Apple has been advocating user privacy for a long time, but that doesn’t mean it knows nothing about you. Are you curious w.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytOct 18th, 2018

"Enough excuses!" France"s Le Maire grows impatient over GAFA tax

Europe has talked long enough about whether to make internet giants like Google , Apple and Facebook pay more taxes and it is time for a decision, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2018

Google to charge smartphone makers for Google Play in Europe

U.S. tech giant Google will charge smartphone makers a licensing fee for using its popular Google Play app store and also allow them to use rival versions of its Android mobile operating system to comply with an EU antitrust order......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 16th, 2018

Apple Design Chief Jony Ive Talks Smartphone Addiction with Vogue’s Anna Wintour

Apple design head Jony Ive discusses smartphone addiction and creativity with Condé Nast artistic director Anna Wintour. Apple chief designer Jony Ive acknowledged that some of the most popular tech pr.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 15th, 2018

Google ex-CEO, Apple founder are putting money into Chicago companies. Here’s why.

Ask Farmer’s Fridge CEO Luke Saunders about raising .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 12th, 2018

Kanye West Pitches Idea Of An Apple-Designed ‘iPlane One’ For Trump

Apple is still struggling to design electric cars. But popular musician Kanye West wants the tech giant to design and build.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 12th, 2018

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) earnings will indicate pricing going forward

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) earnings will indicate pricing going forward The unlikeliest of the FAANG stocks — Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google — even got an upgrade from CFRA yesterday, after a session of volatility. Scott.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 12th, 2018

Apple Music Lyrics Smarten Up With Genius

Apple Music will now display lyrics from popular online music encyclopedia Genius, and will become its exclusive Web player, in a deal that could help drive more subscribers to the service......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 11th, 2018

AppleInsider rates Apple, Google and Microsoft News

Dear Apple News Team, please add that Full Coverage feature that we so love. .....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 11th, 2018

Calling all gamers, you're going to want the Razer 2

Apple, Samsung and Google may currently be dominating phone buyers' attention with their latest updated smartphones, but they're far from the only options. .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 11th, 2018

Tech gets demolished: The 5 hottest tech stocks just lost $172 billion in market value (AMZN, FB, AAPL, GOOGL, NFLX)

Jack Taylor/Getty Images The stock market decline Wednesday hit the biggest tech stocks particularly hard. Together, the FAANG companies — Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google — lost a collective $172 billion .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 10th, 2018