- News tagged "smartphones"
Monday, 20 Jul 2015
Xiaomi international head Hugo Barra recently said at a conference that the company is looking to build up its patent "war chest" ahead of a planned launch in the United States.
Thursday, 9 Jul 2015
Microsoft has announced that it will be laying off up to 7,800 workers and that it will also be taking a US$7.6 billion write-down on Nokia.
Friday, 3 Jul 2015
Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun announced on his Weibo account that the company has sold more than 34.7 million smartphones in the first half of the year. This marks an increase of 33% compared to the same period last year.
Saturday, 20 Jun 2015
South Korean publication INews24 reports that Samsung and LG are preparing to launch smartphones with iris-based authentication systems as early as next year. Could this mean that the Galaxy S7 and G5 will integrate the new biometric login systems?
Saturday, 13 Jun 2015
Sony reportedly admits that its Xperia Z3+ and Xperia Z4 smartphones have overheating issues. The company also said that a software update is coming soon to fix the issue.
Wednesday, 13 May 2015
China's largest smartphone maker Xiaomi has just announced the launch of its own money market fund, signaling the company's intentions to enter finance.
Thursday, 7 May 2015
Announced earlier this year, Xiaomi has just finalized the specifications of its new Mi Note Pro phablet. It also said that it will go on sale in China next week for just 2999 yuan.
The U.S. market for phablets, smartphones that are a cross between regular phones and tablets, reported grew four times in size in 2015, thanks to stellar products like the iPhone 6 Plus.
Wednesday, 6 May 2015
NVIDIA has just announced that it will be giving up on its own modem efforts and that they are also open to selling its Icera modem unit.
Saturday, 2 May 2015
Fresh from its recent Mi 4i launch, rumors are pointing that Xiaomi would be launching two new flagship smartphones, the Mi 5 and Mi 5 Plus, sometime in July.