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Chinese Smartphone Vendors Gain Market Share as Apple, Samsung Lose

Worldwide smartphone sales in the third quarter of 2016 rose 5.4% year over year to 373.3 million units. Overall sales of mobile phones, however, dropped by 1.3% compared with the ...
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Global Smartphone Shipments Surge to 375 Million in Q3

The flagging global smartphone industry got a bump in the third quarter as global shipments jumped 6% to 375 million. Samsung shipments dropped 10% during the same period, according to ...
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Can Apple Sell 50 Million iPhones?

When Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares fourth-quarter and fiscal-year 2016 results after markets close on Tuesday, analysts are expecting the company to report iPhone sales of 45 million for the quarter ...
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Q3 Smartphone Production Reaches Yearly High

Global smartphone production volumes rose 10.4% sequentially in the third quarter to approximately 350 million units, according to research firm Trendforce. Chinese brands get the credit for the strong quarterly ...
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Apple, Samsung to Tangle Tuesday in US Supreme Court

In 2011, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) filed a lawsuit against Samsung Electronics, charging the Korean smartphone maker of infringing on Apple design patents. The patents do not include any copyright ...
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Exploding Samsung Washing Machines Add to Company’s Woes

When it rains, it pours. At least that's how Korean consumer products maker Samsung must be feeling. The company recently recalled millions of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to replace ...
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American Consumers Liking Their Electronic Devices More This Year

Following a three-year slide in satisfaction with personal computers, U.S. consumers have reversed field in 2016. PCs improved their customer satisfaction rating by 1.3% on the most recent American Customer ...
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Buying a Galaxy Note 5 Instead of Note 7

As Samsung tries to recover from the Galaxy Note 7 battery fire recall, some consumers may want to consider the Galaxy Note 5. Released in mid-2015, it remains a highly ...
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35% of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Owners Want Refund, 26% Want iPhone 7: Survey Monkey

Survey Monkey recently reported than only 5% of consumers are extremely likely to buy and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 7. All of them must be disgruntled Samsung Galaxy Note ...
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Even With Note 7 Recall, Samsung Is 23% of South Korean Economy

The recall of its Galaxy Note 7 has rocked Samsung. The disaster has pushed the company's shares down. However, it is not it is not in any financial trouble. Parent ...
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Apple iPhone 7 To Benefit From Samsung Galaxy Note7 Disaster

Apple's iPhone 7 was a gamble by the company that a phone slightly better than the iPhone 6 would sell well. The jury will be out for weeks. The collapse ...
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Samsung Warns Consumers To Stop Use Of Galaxy Note7, Offers Exchanges

It is over for the Samsung Galaxy Note7, at least for now. The South Korean company told owners to stop using the device, and offered a trade in program. It ...
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Apple Introduces iPhone 7, Watch Series 2, Investors Yawn

Wednesday's Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) in San Francisco did not have many surprises. The latest model of the company's smartphone is called the iPhone 7, as everyone expected, and the ...
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Apple iPhone 6s Was the World’s Top-Selling Smartphone in Q2 2016

Global shipments of smartphones grew 1% year-over-year in the second quarter of 2016 to a total of 341.5 million units. In the same quarter last year shipments totaled 338 million ...
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What the iPhone 8 Will Be Like

As analysts, Wall Street and consumers struggle to guess the features and price of the new Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), a few press outlets believe they have captured the features ...
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