Apple still remains king of the hill when it comes to tablets. Sales figures show that Motorola Mobility has sold 100,000 Xoom’s, which was one of the first serious challengers to the iPad. In comparison, Apple sold 300,000 iPad’s on its day of release.
A group of about 15 armed robbers raided a high-tech company in Fremont, tying up employees and stealing computer components.
Hewlett-Packard’s earnings jumped 16 percent as the company benefited from expanded efforts to sell technology to businesses. But its revenue growth fell short of Wall Street’s targets, raising questions about the momentum of the company’s massive transformation.
Two days after school officials in Belmont discovered that more than $50,000 of equipment went missing from Carlmont High School over the holiday weekend, Wells Fargo announced it would donate $5,000 to help replace the stolen equipment.
Police in Belmont are reviewing video footage from security cameras at Carlmont High School where suspects broke into a classroom during the holiday weekend and stole thousands of dollars worth of equipment.
Its processor works 1,000 times slower than the Apple iPad, but the first ever Apple computer has sold for 425 times the price.
Apple, which reports fiscal fourth-quarter earnings on Monday, has been on a tear lately, with sales of the iPad tablet surpassing expectations.