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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Autorita Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato, Italy's antitrust body, said on Thursday it had opened a probe into allegations that Apple and Samsung Electronics used software updates to slow their mobile phones and push clients into buying new handsets.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Meizu has just announced the M6s, a smartphone featuring a The Exynos 5 7872 SoC, a 5.7-inch 1440 x 720 and a 16MP rear camera.

With less than a month to-go until the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, Samsung Electronics today unveiled the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Games Limited Edition.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Samsung is helping Galaxy Note8 owners find balance in turning off their tech to devote time to other activities such as connecting with important people in their lives.

A Chinese consumer group has asked Apple for information about the slowing of older iPhones after operating system updates, demanding a reply before Friday.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Sharp will be the first Japanese company to have the capability to produce OLED displays for smartphones, and plans to supply OLED displays to Hon Hai this summer.

HTC has unveiled its new U11 Eyes smartphone, featuring dual front cameras and coming in Hong Kong and China markets later this month.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Samsung's highly hyped flagship foldable smartphone was reportedly demonstrated to select clients at a private meeting during CES.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Honor announced at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that the AI-powered Honor View10 would go on sale in overseas markets from January 8th, 2018 and released a limited edition Honor 7X Red.

LG Electronics' chief said during CES 2018 it will no longer regularly launch smartphones as it has done over the past years, in a strategic move to help its struggling smartphone business.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Samsung confirmed previous reports that its next flagship smartphone (Galaxy S9 and S9+) will be unveiled at the MWC held in February in Barcelona, Spain.

Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Huawei Technologies's planned deal with U.S. carrier AT&T to sell its smartphones in the United States has reportedly collapsed.

Budget phone maker TCL, which licenses the BlackBerry name, plans to release at least two new keyboard phones this year.

Samsung's mobile chief Koh Dong-jin stepped back from his earlier comments on foldable phones during a press briefing in Las Vegas prior to the Consumer Electronics Show.

Monday, January 08, 2018

Garmin is showing the Speak Plus with Amazon Alexa dash camera along with the Forerunner 645 Music GPS running watch at CES 2018.

Sony today unveiled Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra - the latest additions to its mid-range line, with Sony camera technology, elegant designs and powerful performance.

Friday, January 05, 2018

Nokia has released an upgraded version of the Nokia 6 smartphone in China. The device is featuring a better processor, USB-C, and more RAM at 4GB.

Thursday, January 04, 2018

Analysts predict that 80 Percent of smartphones shipped Will have on-device Artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities by 2022, and AI solutions running on smartphones will become an essential part of vendor roadmaps over the next two years.

AT&T expects to be the first U.S. company to introduce mobile 5G service in a dozen markets by late 2018.

Samsung's new Exynos 9810 application processor (AP), currently in production, brings premium features with a 2.9GHz custom CPU, a 6CA LTE modem and deep learning processing capabilities.

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Nokia, T-Mobile and Intel are collaborating to bring a 28 GHz outdoor 5G commercial radio system on air in the downtown corridor of Bellevue in Washington state.

Tuesday, January 02, 2018

LG Display will to supply OLED panels to Apple this year for Apple's upcoming new iPhones, according to a report.

Monday, January 01, 2018

Qualcomm achieved once led the smartphone chipset market during the third quarter of 2017, being responsible for about 42 percent of the revenue generated by the chipsets made for smartphones.

Friday, December 29, 2017

The profit Apple makes by selling an iPhone is about five times the profit Samsung makes by selling a Galaxy smartphone, according to market research firm Counterpoint Research.

Apple apologized for secretly slowing down older iPhones, a move it said was necessary to avoid unexpected shutdowns related to chemically aging batteries.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Cellular data usage among consumers with unlimited plans is 67 percent higher than those with limited plans, according to NPD Group.

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Apple looks like it's having a not-so Merry Christmas, as analysts have lowered iPhone X shipment projections for the first quarter of next year.

Friday, December 22, 2017

For a product that was criticized by many only a short time ago, the smartwatch has regained momentum in the U.S. market, according to NPD.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Samsung and Korean telecom firm KT announced today that the LTE-Railway (LTE-R) network for the new Wonju-Gangneung high-speed train line is now live.

Nokia has signed a multi-year patent license agreement with Huawei, completing its list of agreements with the world's largest handset makers.

Today the 3GPP TSG RAN Plenary Meeting in Lisbon completed the first implementable 5G NR specification, and baseband chips are now on their own accelerated path to hit the market before July.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Apple has confirmed that it intentionally slows down older phones equipped with oldel batteries, a strategy that has been considered as Apple's pressure to users to upgrade their devices.

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Samsung Electronics has officially announced the latest additions to the Galaxy A series: the Galaxy A8(2018) and A8+(2018).

Monday, December 18, 2017

Uber is now available on BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) in some countries where the service is still popular.

The Samsung Galaxy S9 is expected to debut this February with no groundbreaking features besides a stronger processor and more internal memory.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics plan to introduce their new low-end Smartphones at January's 'CES 2018', showcasing the Galaxy A8 /A8+ devices and the next K series phone, respectively.

BlackBerry on Friday said that it will end monthly security updates for its Android-powered handset Priv and outlined the future of BB10.

Google on Friday said it will stop supporting Project Tango, its first augmented reality platform for developers, on March 1, 2018.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Synaptics has started mass production of its new Clear ID FS9500 family of optical in-display fingerprint sensors, which can be installed under the surface of an OLED screen.

MediaTek unveiled MediaTek Sensio, a 6-in-1 smartphone biosensor module which tracks heart rate information, blood pressure trends, peripheral oxygen saturation levels and more.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

T-Mobile US, Inc. president and CEO John Legere unveiled the next phase in the Un-carrier's mobile video strategy, announcing plans to launch a new TV service in 2018.

Samsung may be working on a "double-sided" smartphone in which the display covers almost half of the back of the device.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Google has announced three new photography applications: Storyboard, Selfissimo! and Scrubbies.

LG Electronics Inc. has filed a patent related to iris-scanner technology to the World Intellectual Property Organization agency, an indication that the South Korean smartphone maker may adopt an iris scanner for its next flagship smartphones.

Thursday, December 07, 2017

Facebook's Instagram is testing a standalone messaging app called Direct, making it the company's third chat tool alongside WhatsApp and Messenger.

Samsung Electronics will release latest this month in China the premium W2018 flip phone, estimated to be worth 3 million won ($2,760).

Apple may return to the metal back for a new iPhone model that will have an LCD display, according to a report.

LG Electronics will start the sales of its first luxury smartphone featuring a zirconium ceramic back in South Korea.

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Qualcomm has announced the Snapdragon 845, a new 10nm mobile processor that brings new features like 4K HDR video capture on smartphones, better battery life and improved AI processing.

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Google has released Android Go (Oreo edition), a version of Android custom-designed for low-end devices, which has been made available for device manufacturers and developers.

Samsung Electronics has begun mass production of the first 512-gigabyte (GB) embedded Universal Flash Storage (eUFS) solution for use in next-generation mobile devices.

Monday, December 04, 2017

Western Digital today introduced a new portfolio of iNAND embedded flash drives (EFDs) for smartphone users.

Friday, December 01, 2017

BlackBerry Ltd will pay Nokia $137 million, according to a ruling by the International Court of Arbitration.

Google Play, Google's app distribution service operated and developed by Google, has shared the list of the best and most popular apps, games, music, movies, TV shows and books in 2017.

KDDI and Samsung Electronics have completed the first 5G demonstration on a moving train traveling at over 100 km/hour (over 60 mph).

Qualcomm filed three more patent infringement complaints against Apple, just one day after Apple turned the tables and accused Qualcomm of infringing patents held by Apple.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Apple today launched the Apple Heart Study app, a research study using Apple Watch's heart rate sensor to collect data on irregular heart rhythms and notify users who may be experiencing atrial fibrillation (AFib).

Microsoft has removed the "preview" label from the Edge app for Android and iOS.

Google was sued by a group of U.K. consumers called "Google You Owe Us" over claims that the company collected personal data from millions of users of Apple's iPhone.

Apple is underway in developing its own in-house power management chips for its iPhone models in order to better compete in emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence applications, according a report.

Google has developed Datally, an app that helps you understand, control and save data.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Phablets (smartphones with a screen size of 5.5 inches to <7 inches) will far outpace total smartphone market growth by climbing from 611 million units in 2017 to 1 billion units in 2021, according to IDC.

Snap on Wednesday unveiled a redesign of its mobile photo-sharing application on Wednesday, which centers on separating posts from a user's social circle from those sent by publishers and content creators, hoping to lure more users and advertisers.

Apple on Wednesday filed a countersuit against Qualcomm, alleging that Qualcomm's Snapdragon mobile phone chips infringe on Apple's patents.

South Korea-based CrucialTec has developed a micro-sized thermometer sensor module that can be built into smartphones.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Honor's newest flagship is the V10, which comes with a nearly bezel-free display and is currently available for pre-orders in China.

RealNetworks, Inc. today announced Kontxt, a product that offers management of text messaging on mobile networks.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Both LG and Samsung are expected to respond to the launch of the iPhone X with announcements of their Galaxy S9 and the Galaxy S9 Plus and LG G7 smartphones in January.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

The US Patent & Trademark Office today published an Apple patent application filed by the U.S. company in September 22, 2016, for a foldable display.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Broadcom Ltd is considering raising its offer to buy rival Qualcomm by offering more of its own stock, Reuters reports.

Apple and its manufacturing partner Hon Hai Precision Co Ltd on Wednesday said that a small number of students were discovered working overtime in its Chinese factory, violating local labor laws.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

People can now send and receive photos in Messenger at 4K resolution - or up to 4,096 x 4,096 pixels per image - the highest quality many smartphones support.

The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) has launched a suit against AT&T, arguing that the telecom carrier would use Time Warner's content to force rival pay-TV companies to pay much more for Time Warner's networks.

No matter if you turn off location services and you haven't used any apps n your Android smartphone, it will send Google your locations data based on cell-towers.

Monday, November 20, 2017

Huawei's latest phone is the new Honor 7X, a device featuring a 5.93-inch FullView display aimed at those of you who don't want to splash the cash on elite handsets.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Verizon Communications is close to a new deal with the National Football League for digital streaming rights, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

OnePlus today officially announced the OnePlus 5T its latest premium flagship device.

Intel today announced advances in its wireless product roadmap to accelerate the adoption of 5G, as it plans to release 5G and advanced LTE chips in order to close the gap with its rival Qualcomm.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Sprint is collaborating with TV streaming service Hulu to combine its Unlimited service with the content Hulu has to offer.

The iPhone 8's swelling battery problem has appeared in South Korea for the first time and the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards (KATS) plans to officially investigate the issue.

The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has voted to initiate an investigation into possible patent infringement by Apple products, including iPhones, iPads and Macs.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Apple retook the lead in the wearable band market in Q3 2017, with shipments of 3.9 million, according to Canalys.

Apple is reportedly working on a rear-facing 3-D sensor system for the iPhone in 2019, as the company is trying to turn the handset into an augmented-reality device.

Monday, November 13, 2017

Qualcomm on Monday officially rejected rival Broadcom's $103 billion takeover bid, saying the offer "dramatically" undervalued the U.S. company.

Qualcomm plans to reject rival Broadcom's $103 billion bid as early as this week, setting the stage for one of the biggest-ever takeover battles.

Following consumers' complains about abnormal green lines appearing on the edges of the latest iPhone X, Apple is reportedly offering to exchange the faulty phones for new ones.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

There are reports that Xiaomi, Oppo, as well as Samsung, are working in conjunction with Qualcomm for the use of 3D Facial recognition on their flagship smartphones.

Friday, November 10, 2017

The screen of the new iPhone X might not work properly in cold temperatures, and Apple knows it.

Thursday, November 09, 2017

Apple is updating Clips, the free app for iOS that makes it easy to create and share videos using iPhone or iPad, adding Selfie Scenes, artistic style transfer effects and a redesigned interface.

A significant data exposure vulnerability affects almost 700 apps in enterprise environments, and millions of smart phone owners are at risk of having some of their text messages and calls intercepted by hackers.

In a symbolic move as part of President Donald Trump's visit in China, Qualcomm Technologies has signed three non-binding memoranda of understanding (MoU) wherein Xiaomi, OPPO and vivo each expresses a nonbinding interest in the purchase of components with an aggregate value of no less than $12 billion over the next three years.

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Apple's new flagship iPhone X costs $357.50 to make and sells for $999, giving it a gross margin of 64 percent, according to TechInsights.

Monday, November 06, 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to step back into the feud over patents between Samsung and Apple, declining to hear Samsung's appeal of a lower court ruling that reinstated a jury award of about $120 million in favor of Apple.

Broadcom offered $130 billion for Qualcomm, kicking off an ambitious attempt at the largest technology takeover ever in a deal that would shake up the electronics industry.

While the smartphone market saw a flat -1% YoY growth in 2017Q3 compared to the same period last year, the share of the top five smartphone companies grew from 65.2% in 2016Q3 to 76.0% in 2017Q3.

Altice USA has struck a deal with Sprint that will allow the cable operator to sell wireless service using Sprint's network. SoftBank Group, Sprint's parent, also plans to raise its stake.

Sunday, November 05, 2017

LG is bringing features typically met in its high-end smartphone devices to the new mid-range LG X401 model set for launch in South Korea this week.

Saturday, November 04, 2017

T-Mobile and Sprint (have officially announced that they have ceased talks to merge as the companies were unable to find mutually agreeable terms.

Friday, November 03, 2017

Apple's iPhone X has been officially released and iFixit has taken the new device apart to unveil its internal components, including the dual camera module and and TrueDepth camera system.

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