HTC

Satisfaction With Smartphones Nearly Equal Between Apple, Samsung

The more consumers use a smartphone to operate connected home services like smart appliances and thermostats, the better they like their smartphones. The highest ratings were reported by consumers who ...
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Galaxy S4

In HTC, Apple and Samsung Claim Another Victim

HTC, once viewed as a real contender against Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone franchise and the Galaxy line built by Samsung, lost money last quarter. Its potential, which was so ...
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Galaxy S4

A Samsung “iWatch”

According to several press sources, Samsung will introduce the equivalent of a smartwatch that can surf the Web, make phone calls and even tell time. At first, the news would ...
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LG Agrees to Meet Microsoft’s Royalty Demand (MSFT, GOOG, AAPL, MMI, ORCL, NOK)

Korea’s LG Electronics has agreed to pay a licensing fee to Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) for the right to use Microsoft claims it owns and that is required for all ...
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Apple Trumps HTC In Court Case

Continuing a long list of battles among smartphone companies, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) won a case against Taiwan's HTC. The ITC said HTC violated one Apple patent. HTC should have enough time to change the ...
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HTC Takes U.S. Smartphone Industry by Storm

HTC, the Taiwan-based smartphone company, was barely known in the U.S. three years ago. It is now the number one manufacturer of the devices sold in America because of its ...
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A New Age of Patent Lending

Asia-based smartphone company HTC is locked in several patent battles with Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL). Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) has offered aid to HTC by “loaning” it patents that should help counter ...
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Does Android Matter?

Google's (NASDAQ: GOOG) Android mobile OS continued to gain market share in the U.S. during the second quarter. But that may not matter. The operating system is free because it ...
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Apple May Build 4G iPhone Soon, Dominate New Market

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) may be in the midst of the development of a 4G iPhone. It is not clear when the product will be released, but if it is in ...
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Android Begins to Seize Tablets, First Challenge to iPad

It is more difficult by the day to determine whether Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) Android powered devices have gained some edge against Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL). New ABI Research information shows that ...
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Short Sellers Prey On The Weak Once Again

The trend among short sellers for the last two months is that they gamble against shares in the weakest public companies. Perhaps they sense that an economic downturn or U.S. ...
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24/7 Wall St. Ten Brands That Will Disappear In 2012

24/7 Wall St. has created a new list of brands that will disappear, which includes Sears (NASDAQ:SHLD), Sony Pictures (NYSE:SNE), American Apparel (NYSE:APP), Nokia (NYSE:NOK), Saab, A&W All-American Foods Restaurants, ...
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Nokia Launches Windows Phone Into Smartphone Storms, With Aid From Microsoft

Nokia (NYSE: NOK) will launch its new N9 Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) Windows-powered smartphone later this year. It does so as the entire industry faces slowing sales and a dizzying number ...
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Apple May Beat Back Android With A 4G iPhone

The state of the smartphone industry is based largely on the public's perception of how well the Apple iPhone does against the legions of Android handsets.  Some Apple fans are ...
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Among The Apple Announcements, No Move Toward 4G

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced its new iCloud multimedia storage system and a new version of its OS called Lion. Nothing was said about updated versions of the iPad or iPhone ...
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