Category: Phone Business & Stocks

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Forecast: 315 million tablets to be shipped in 2014

Tablets to account for 65% of the mobile PC market in 2014 As expected, tablet sales overtook the PC shipments in 2013, as around 250 million tablets were sold last year. Now, NPD provides a forecast for 2014 and the next three years. According to the figures, tablet sales will continue to grow and by the end of the current...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 reported to feature an in-house swipe fingerprint sensor

The swipe fingerprint sensor is located beneath the display in order to offer a bigger area to swipe your finger on So far we’ve seen lots of report speculating the featuring of fingerprint sensors in the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5. Recently the Korean media tipped the hot topic fifth generation Galaxy S flagship device will include such sensors embedded into...

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Microsoft appoints Satya Nadella as its new CEO

Bill Gates with a new role as founder and technology adviser The speculations around the next Microsoft CEO are over as the company appoints the 46-year old “veteran” Satya Nadella who is taking over immediately replacing Steve Ballmer. Nadella had been number one is the list of potential candidates, despite rumors saying that Google’s Sundar Pichai was also in the...

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Ting lowers its rates across their service levels

Existing users will start seeing the savings on their monthly bill as soon as next month In honour of their second anniversary as a MVNO, Ting is inviting all US customers to the celebration by dropping their rates. The operator points out the lower rates across their service levels on their official blog, and focus on savings for heavy data...

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A new concept design for iPhone 6 surfaced with a wraparound display and innovative UI

The wraparound display allows having notifications, game controls and third party apps on the very edges Back to one of the most hot topic devices of 2014- the Apple iPhone 6. As much as everyone is hype about this one, everyone holds huge expectations of what the handset should be. At the same time, Apple knows what’s at stake and...

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Google sells Motorola to Lenovo for $2.91 billion

Lenovo becomes the third largest smartphone manufacturer Google confirms it’s selling Motorola’s hardware business to Lenovo for $2.91b. In its official blog, Google justified its decision describing the move as “important for all Android users”. Larry Page explains that the deal would let Google focus on innovations within the platform. At the same time, Lenovo would become the third largest...

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Samsung is ready to mass produce 8-10 inch AMOLED panels in February

Some tipsters even suggest 13.3-inches AMOLED displays The talk about Samsung working on tablets with AMOLED displays started back in November and became one of the hottest topics around. During the Analyst Day event, the Korean company revealed its plans for releasing more AMOLED tablets in 2014 and it seems that it’s a step closer for fulfilling its intentions. According...

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Samsung and Google gain access to each other’s patents in a 10 years cross-licensing deal

Both companies believe that the deal is a significant step for the whole technological industry The last thing to expect in a Sunday evening is some striking patent news. While there’s always wiser to join them if you can’t beat them, Samsung has joined forces with Google in a 10 years cross-licensing deal. The agreement between the two companies covers...

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Apple iPhone 6 enters production with a new Sapphire display technology

Apple is slowly but certainly moving away from the softer Corning Gorilla Glass material Few months ago the big bang of theories about the next generation iPhone hit the web and with that we already have several concepts and leaks about the device. Back in November last year, it came clear that Apple will be extending the use of the...