Daily Local News : Mobile & Gadgets http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news en urn:article:12851730 Intel Seen Acquiring MediaTek Within Three Years http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/intel-seen-acquiring-mediatek-within-three-years/12851730 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- RBC Capital Markets analyst Doug Freedman says Intel can pay around $27 billion to buy wireless chipmaker MediaTek, in a… Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:59:00 EDT urn:article:12851468 Steve Ballmer's Mixed Legacy at Microsoft http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/steve-ballmers-mixed-legacy-at-microsoft/12851468 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Steve Ballmer was employee number thirty at Microsoft , hired as the company's first business manager who would later become… Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:45:00 EDT urn:article:12849355 Why the Wired World Isn't Worth a Cup of Dog Pee http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/why-the-wired-world-isnt-worth-a-cup-of-dog-pee/12849355 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Lately, I've been thinking a lot about how it feels, at least to me, that we, as a society, have allowed… Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:00:00 EDT http://www.thestreet.com/story/12849355/1/why-the-wired-world-isnt-worth-a-cup-of-dog-pee.html Why the Wired World Isn't Worth a Cup of Dog Pee http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/why-the-wired-world-isnt-worth-cup-dog-pee-0/1 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Lately, I've been thinking a lot about how it feels, at least to me, that we, as a society, have allowed… Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:00:00 EDT urn:article:12850759 Microsoft Won’t Imminently Replace Steve Ballmer on Board http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/microsoft-wont-imminently-replace-steve-ballmer-on-board/12850759 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Microsoft won't imminently announce a board replacement to Steve Ballmer, according to a source familiar with the company's thinking. The… Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:43:00 EDT urn:article:12850729 Jim Cramer: Google's the NFL of Brains http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/jim-cramer-googles-the-nfl-of-brains/12850729 NEW YORK (Real Money) -- Ten years ago today, Google launched its initial public offering at the equivalent of $42.50 a share and it's… Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:23:00 EDT urn:article:12848120 HP Preview: What Wall Street's Saying http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/hp-preview-what-wall-streets-saying/12848120 NEW YORK (TheStreet) –– HP continues to remake itself under CEO Meg Whitman, slashing costs and boosting sales of personal computers, so it can… Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:00:00 EDT http://www.thestreet.com/story/12850561/1/some-materially-strong-stocks.html Some Materially Strong Stocks http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/some-materially-strong-stocks-1/1 One of my favorite themes headed into this year was the expected recovery in residential and non-residential construction demand. I keep track of a number… Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:31:00 EDT urn:article:12850139 How Sprint Is Planning to Turn Things Around http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/how-sprint-is-planning-to-turn-things-around/12850139 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Sprint has announced a new, lower-cost family service plan to begin helping it to regain market share versus rivals Verizon… Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:17:00 EDT http://www.thestreet.com/story/12849680/1/how-tesla-stretches-earnings-quality.html How Tesla Stretches Earnings Quality http://business-news.thestreet.com/daily-local-news/story/how-tesla-stretches-earnings-quality/1 This article appeared Monday, Aug. 18 on RealMoney. SAN DIEGO (RealMoney) -- After the market closed Friday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk posted an… Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:12:00 EDT