I don’t know if the readers of this website are big fans of Windows Phone OS, however I must tell you that Microsoft only managed to sell 1.2 million Lumias in the last quarter, i.e. from April to June of 2016.
If you’re a (former) Warcraft (or Starcraft) player, you probably know what “Samsung Gosu” means. Gosu is a Korean term used by hardcore keyboard warriors with regard to a highly skilled player which dominates the game. And speaking about dominating the “game”, the Korean tech giant Samsung managed to ship over 80 million smartphones in the second quarter of 2016, dominating (as in “pwning) “the big game” authoritatively.
If you remember that old hubbub from 2012, i.e. the suits and counter-suits between Apple and Samsung, today’s piece of news will make you smile, as Samsung just took Huawei to court over a claimed patent infringement.
If you own a mobile device, you have probably purchased something by mistake at some point. It’s not hard to do, especially if a kid gets a hold of your handset. Amazon’s walled garden is no different than the App Store or Google Play when it comes to IAP’s and soon they will have to pay the piper…
There’s big news today regarding the Indian smartphone market and which maker has become the leading supplier. Home grown company Micromax has overtaken Samsung for an India smartphone sales victory, at a time when the market is seeing a huge boom. In fact India now takes second spot after China for mobile phone accounts, while […]
Earlier today we reported on the news that UK retailer Phones 4u had gone into administration. This leaves thousands of jobs on the line as well as customers wondering where they stand with pre-orders. However, there’s now a glimmer of hope on the horizon that Phones 4U jobs will be saved by Carphone Warehouse. In […]
There’s a new development today with Sprint’s attempts to acquire T-Mobile. The value of T-Mobile could rise to $32 billion if the sale goes through, as Sprint is now negotiating a payment of $40 a share for T-Mobile. That payment represents 17% more than the current market value. As you might expect this news has […]
While we have seen a massive increase in consumers taking to the Internet to purchase all types of products, there are still many that like to go to a brick and mortar store. Now there is news that the Apple Store customer satisfaction slips down the table quite a bit. It seems if the UK […]
The retail market has changed dramatically over the last few years with a number of household names disappearing from the high street, and now more change is on the cards as the Carphone Warehouse and Dixons Retail join forces. It was beck in February that we first heard that the two retail giants were in […]
It is not unusual for large electronics companies to be taken over by other larger organisations, and now there are rumours that Apple is about to buy up some Beats music. It has been reported that Apple is looking to buy up Beats Electronics in a deal reportedly worth $3.2 billion, and this deal is […]