Daily Freeman : Mobile & Gadgets http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman en urn:article:12992635 Semiconductor Stocks: A Year in Review and Where the Chips Will Fall in 2015 http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/semiconductor-stocks-a-year-in-review-and-where-the-chips-will-fall-in-2015/12992635  NEW YORK (TheStreet) – Of all of the groups that have been discussed in this series of articles so far, the 38% year-to-date gain posted by the… Mon, 22 Dec 2014 14:46:00 EST urn:article:12992323 Twitter's Promise of Big Audience Is Doomed to Disappoint http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/twitters-promise-of-big-audience-is-doomed-to-disappoint/12992323 SAN DIEGO, CALIF (TheStreet) -- A little more than a month after Twitter's  first analyst day where management rattled off a host of really big numbers,… Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:36:00 EST urn:article:12993129 BlackBerry Is Finally Realizing Smartphones Aren't the Answer http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/blackberry-is-finally-realizing-smartphones-arent-the-answer/12993129   NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Besides announcing a new Classic smartphone, BlackBerry  says it's focused on selling secure communications as the company embarks on a revamped business… Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:27:00 EST http://www.thestreet.com/story/12992120/1/abbvies-hep-c-regimen-approved-marketing-battle-with-gilead-up-next.html Abbvie's Hep C Regimen Approved, Marketing Battle With Gilead Up Next http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/abbvies-hep-c-regimen-approved-marketing-battle-gilead-next/1 U.S. regulators approved a new hepatitis C therapy from Abbvie , heralding a new era of market competition with Gilead Sciences .  … Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:16:00 EST urn:article:12991996 Facebook's Instagram Is Worth So Many Billions You Won't Believe It http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/facebooks-instagram-is-worth-so-many-billions-you-wont-believe-it/12991996 SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (TheStreet) -- The law of truly large numbers seems to apply to Facebook -owned photo social network Instagram, which announced last… Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:36:00 EST urn:article:12991500 Mobile Hacking on Increase as More Consumers Leave Their Phones Unprotected http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/mobile-hacking-on-increase-as-more-consumers-leave-their-phones-unprotected/12991500 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Millions of smartphone owners are unknowingly leaving themselves vulnerable to hackers and malware attacks leading to the loss of sensitive data… Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:13:00 EST urn:article:12991765 HP Stream 13 Notebook Review: A Super-Affordable Windows Laptop http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/hp-stream-13-notebook-review-a-super-affordable-windows-laptop/12991765 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Is the world ready for another round of inexpensive Windows laptops? Remember those cheap, slow, under-powered "netbooks" from a few years… Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:13:00 EST urn:article:12991717 Why BlackBerry Shares Are Falling, Despite a Surprise Profit http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/why-blackberry-shares-are-falling-despite-a-surprise-profit/12991717 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- BlackBerry  shares are taking a pounding Friday, down nearly 6%, after the struggling smartphone maker missed Wall Street's revenue estimates. Investors… Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:44:00 EST urn:article:12991808 Red Hat Shares Hit 52-Week High on Earnings: What Wall Street's Saying http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/red-hat-shares-hit-52-week-high-on-earnings-what-wall-streets-saying/12991808 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Red Hat , an open-source software company, surged on Friday after earnings for its latest fiscal quarter topped… Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:24:00 EST urn:article:12991751 3 Biggest Takeaways From BlackBerry's Befuddling Third Quarter http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-freeman/story/3-biggest-takeaways-from-blackberrys-befuddling-third-quarter/12991751 SAN DIEGO (TheStreet) -- BlackBerry  reported results from its November quarter on Friday that showed its turnaround initiative is working to cut costs and… Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:01:00 EST