Ad agencies, film producers and photo editors have sustained Apple's Mac business for decades. But sensing Apple's eye is off the ball, Dell is pushing hard to attract those lucrative buyers.
Thanks to the success of the iPhone, Apple has nearly $203 billion in cash. That could go a long way.
Along with eBay, Dell and HP, the tech giants have filed a legal brief arguing that if the current court decision stands -- particularly, the damages -- it could have a "devastating impact" on the industry.
Without warning, the exchange said it was "temporarily suspended trading" across the board because of an internal technical issue -- not a cyber breach. It has yet to offer a fuller explanation.
Hewlett-Packard is redesigning the computer from the ground up. That includes an overhaul of operating system techology, which it believes has been "stagnant" for decades. Android is a major focus.
It's not just products and services that can color a company's reputation. How it handles sensitive issues can also affect public perception.
Such a network could ensure speedier delivery of iTunes content and other data and reduce some of Apple's reliance on third-party network providers.
The search giant will offer ways for developers to more closely connect apps with its Chromecast television streaming device.
The combination continues the consolidation in the chips business, as firms bulk up to better supply components to more connected gadgets.
A creative fan pays tribute to "Twin Peaks" using nothing but paper. Agent Cooper would be impressed. Just don't tell the Log Lady, she might take the choice of material personally.