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  • Apple tops Chinese smartphone market for the first time

    Apple beat out domestic and foreign competitors to become the top phone vendor in China in the final quarter of 2014 - the first time it's led the Chinese market, according to Canalys, a company that tracks global smartphone sales.

    Written by Martyn Williams28 Jan. 15 05:22
  • The phablet-isation of the smartphone

    The trend toward large-touchscreen smartphones - 5-inch and above - reached its highest level yet in the third quarter, as they accounted for 22 per cent of all smartphones shipped worldwide.

    Written by Matt Hamblen05 Nov. 13 21:23
  • Wall Street Beat: Mixed news for chips as Groupon IPO soars

    There was mixed news on PC and microprocessor market growth this week, while the Groupon initial public offering Friday showed that there are plenty of people betting that social media will continue to drive technology trends.

    Written by Marc Ferranti05 Nov. 11 08:14
  • Apple fourth-largest PC vendor with iPad, Canalys says

    Research firm Canalys on Thursday said Apple was the world's fourth-largest PC maker during the first quarter, after adding the computer maker's iPad in worldwide PC shipments.

    Written by Agam Shah29 April 11 05:20
  • RIM posts revenue gains on BlackBerry sales

    Research In Motion reported revenue gains of nine per cent in its latest financial quarter, driven by Blackberry subscriber gains and record device sales, the company said Thursday.

    Written by Grant Gross17 Sept. 10 07:56
  • Canalys: Android takes the lead in the US

    Android took the top U.S. spot among smartphones shipped in the second quarter, according to new research from Canalys.

    Written by Nancy Gohring03 Aug. 10 05:58