Micromax overtakes Samsung for India smartphone sales victory

Micromax top smartphone sales

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 […]

Phones 4U jobs saved by Carphone Warehouse

Phones 4U jobs saved

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 […]

Sprint acquisition of T-Mobile latest news sees shares rise

Sprint acquisition of T-Mobile latest news sees shares rise

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 […]

Apple Store customer satisfaction slips

Apple Store customer satisfaction slips

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 […]

Carphone Warehouse and Dixons Retail join forces

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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 […]

Apple rumoured to buy up some Beats music

Apple rumoured to buy up some Beats music

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 […]

OnePlus clears up ownership speculation

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The official launch of the OnePlus One smartphone last week has given the Android market a bit of a wakeup call as we have a high specification handset but available at a more affordable off contract price. Now OnePlus have moved to clear up speculation about its ownership. A couple of days ago we heard […]

Oppo believed to be owners of OnePlus

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The recently launched OnePlus One smartphone looks to shake up the Android market by offering consumers a lot of specs for their money, but it is now believed that Oppo are the main owners of OnePlus. It has been discovered that OnePlus has one major institutional stockholder which turns out to be Oppo, which may […]

LG phone sales rising nicely before G3 release

LG phone sales rising nicely before G3 release

LG hasn’t always enjoyed the most successful of times in its mobile division but it seems as if the company’s phone sales are rising nicely ahead of the release of the LG G3 in the coming months. While over the last couple of years the company has enjoyed success with the Nexus 4 and Nexus […]

Samsung Q1 guidance estimates operating profit fall

Samsung Q1 guidance estimates operating profit fall

Samsung has just released Q1 guidance for operating profit and sales, and somewhat surprisingly the giant tech company’s operating profit is 4.3% down. This is after a big increase in operating profit last year and the news comes ahead of the Q1 report due on April 25. For the January to March period Samsung’s operating […]