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Nokia Finland

Nokia Technologies to slash 310 jobs, to downsize VR business

Nokia Technologies will slash 310 jobs as part of its strategy to reduce investments and focus more on technology licensing opportunities in VR market. The...

COMIO starts assembling of smartphones in India

COMIO has started assembling of smartphones through contract manufacturers -- V-Sun and Hipad Technology – in India. New Delhi-based COMIO said the two facilities will be...
Top selling smartphones in H1 2017

Apple iPhone 7 becomes the top selling smartphone in H1

Technology analyst firm IHS Markit has revealed the top selling smartphones during the first six months of 2017. Apple iPhone 7 has emerged as the...
JioPhone launch

Reliance Jio adds more critical conditions to JioPhone buyers

Reliance Jio has surprised many in the last 12 months with their free offers to attract 130 million subscribers. The latest surprise from Reliance Jio...
Apple iPhone 8 Plus Cost

The material cost for making Apple iPhone 8 Plus analyzed

Research agency IHS Markit has analyzed the total cost of materials for producing Apple iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone 8. The bill of materials (BOM)...
HTC Google deal

Google inks $1.1 bn cash deal with HTC for Pixel team and IP

The US-based Google has offered $1.1 billion cash to HTC Corporation, for buying the team that is working on Pixel premium smartphone and IP. HTC...
iPhone X in India

Why Apple launched two distinct models — iPhone 8 and iPhone X?

Devices major Apple has unveiled two distinct iPhone models -- iPhone 8, iPhone 8+ and the costly iPhone X for ensuring its own future. Apple...
Apple iPhone 8

Why Apple iPhone 8 will be a trend setter for Indian and China phone...

Apple will launch its latest iPhone 8 smartphone today -- ahead of the festival season in several key telecom markets. Globally, all the major operators...
Apple iOS 8 features

Apple generated $760 bn revenue from 1.2 bn iPhones in 10 years

Apple has shipped 1.2 billion iPhones cumulatively between 2007 and the most recent quarter of Q2 2017 and generated $760 billion of global revenue,...
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Is Google buying HTC’s smartphone business?

Google is reportedly considering to acquire the struggling Taiwan-based smartphone maker HTC's smartphone business. Google is considering two options to seal the deal with HTC...
Huawei

Huawei surpasses Apple in global smartphone sales

As Apple prepares to launch its next flagship device - probably iPhone 8 - on September 12, Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has surpassed Apple...
Apple Watch

Apple smartwatch share will drop to 25% due to competition

Share of Apple in the global smartwatch market will decrease from approximately a third in 2016 to a quarter in 2021, according to Gartner. However,...
apple-ipod-technology

Apple to invest $1.3 bn to build data center in Iowa

Apple said it will make an investment of $1.3 billion to build a 400,000-square-foot data center in Waukee, Iowa. The strategy of Apple is to...
Samsung smartphone share India 2017

Will Xiaomi overtake Samsung in India smartphone market?

China-based smartphones -- led by Xiaomi -- will be giving tough competition to Samsung in India in 2017. But the Korean phone maker will continue...
Galaxy Note 8 cost

Galaxy Note 8 launch and business gains for Samsung

Wayne Lam, principal analyst, mobile devices & networks for IHS Markit, estimates that Samsung is spending more money to make Galaxy Note 8 --...
Micromax smartphone

Micromax to ‘massify’ premium technology in India

At a time when Chinese smartphone makers have taken a lead in the Indian market, domestic handset major Micromax is betting big on value...

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