A Tantalizing Glimpse at the Future of Tech

It's pretty easy to say that, over the last month, technology stocks have been on a tear. Facebook (FB) and Twitter (TWTR) were the big movers, but we saw good gains from Intel (INTC), Yahoo! (YHOO) and Google (GOOG). Even Blackberry (BBRY), the company I think is in for a lot of long-term pain, did well. Not all technology stocks were on fire over the last four weeks: Apple (AAPL), Qualcomm (QCOM), Microsoft (MSFT) were all essentially flat over that period.

Now, I know that many have been focused on smartphone and tablet sales during the all-important holiday shopping season. Did you get an iPad, iPhone, Galaxy or Amazon's (AMZN) Kindle Fire? There have been many conversations about that over the last few days, but as we look forward into 2014, it means we need to look to where technology will go in the coming year. We'll get an eyeful, as well as a ton of press releases, next week when the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) holds its annual technology extravaganza -- the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) -- from Jan. 7 to Jan. 10....379 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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