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Wearable device maker Fitbit to shift manufacturing from China

Wearable device maker Fitbit said it will manufacture all its trackers and smart watches outside China from January as the U.S. company is looking...
Global semiconductor market forecast for 2020

How 5G investments will propel semiconductor market revenue

The latest report from IHS Markit | Technology indicates that 5G investments will propel the global semiconductor market revenue in 2020. The global semiconductor market...
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Samsung revenue may drop 5.3% to $52 bn in third quarter

Samsung Electronics is expecting that its revenue will drop 5.3 percent to 62 trillion won or $51.93 billion during the third quarter of 2019. Samsung,...
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5G smartphones did not shine due to slow 5G network growth

5G smartphones will account for less than 1 percent of all handsets sold globally in 2019. 5G phone sales will take off in 2020....
Samsung Galaxy A8+ in India

Samsung ends mobile phone production in China, impacting job

Samsung Electronics said on Wednesday that it has ended mobile phone production in China – impacting job at its manufacturing centers. Samsung declined to specify...
A staff member poses with a mock oversized Vodafone Secure SIM card at the Vodafone booth at the CeBit computer fair in Hanover, March, 5, 2012. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/Files

SIM card market to drop by 0.1% as phone buyers delay purchases

SIM card market will drop by 0.1 percent in 2019 from 5.53 billion SIM cards shipped in 2018, according to ABI Research. Removeable SIM card...
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Verizon buys some assets of VR video start-up Jaunt XR

Verizon has purchased some assets of virtual reality video start-up Jaunt XR, the company announced Monday. Verizon will own Jaunt’s software and technology, among other assets....
Galaxy S10 5G at MWC 2019

Samsung to attract Indian smartphone buyers with Samsung Finance+

Samsung today announced the launch of Samsung Finance+, a digital lending platform that provides financing opportunity to purchase Galaxy smartphones in India. Nearly all consumers...
Samsung Galaxy A8+ in India

Samsung Display to spend $11 bn in LCD plant in South Korea

Samsung Display plans to spend 13 trillion won or $11 billion to upgrade a South Korean liquid crystal display (LCD) plant in order to...
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Apple to invest $1 bn in India with Foxconn as a major partner

A major accomplishment in Make in India initiative, Apple is planning to invest $1 billion in India, according to The Times of India. The investment...
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Apple grants $250mn from Advanced Manufacturing Fund to Corning

Apple has awarded an additional $250 million from its Advanced Manufacturing Fund to Corning to further support research and development, and support manufacturing innovations. Today’s...
Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X

Foldable smartphones to grab 3% share by 2024: Strategy Analytics

Less than 0.1 percent of smartphones will have foldable displays this year and share will grow to more than 3 percent by 2024, Strategy...
Samsung Galaxy A50s India

Galaxy A50s and Galaxy A30s offers for Airtel, Jio and Vodafone

Samsung is offering special plans on Galaxy A50s and Galaxy A30s, the refreshed variants of the Galaxy A50 and Galaxy A30 launched in India...
Tim Cook at Apple event in March 2019

Apple brings iPhone 11 without 5G capability as it shifts focus to services

Apple today made several announcements on the innovative Apple iPhone 11, Watch Series 5, price of its streaming TV service, price of its video game...
IDC report on 5G smartphone growth

Global 5G smartphones to reach 123.5 mn despite weak push from Apple

The latest IDC report indicates that demand for 5G smartphones will gain momentum in 2020 when more mobile operators start rolling out 5G services. 5G...
Apple iPhone in Japan

Apple confirms it relies on temporary workers for making iPhones

Apple and manufacturing partner Foxconn Technology on Monday confirmed that they are employing a significant number of temporary workers for making iPhones for global...

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