Former Apple CEO weighing up Blackberry acquisition Thursday, 24th October 2013
Former chief executive of Apple, John Sculley, is reportedly considering a move for smartphone rivals BlackBerry, according to the Globe and Mail. Speaking to the Canadian newspaper, Sculley said: “The only thing I would say is, I think there’s a lot of future value in Blackberry”.
Apple unveils iPad Air and new Macs ahead of holidays Wednesday, 23rd October 2013
Apple Inc. unveiled the new, sleeker and thinner “iPad Air” on Tuesday, as the company bids to combat its eroding market share ahead of the holiday season.
Samsung edges Apple in US mobile phone sales Friday, 18th October 2013
Smartphone rivals Apple and Samsung had a close run finish to see who would out-sell who in the highly-competitive US smartphone market last quarter, with Samsung just edging it in front of their Californian adversary. According to a report obtained by Fortune, Samsung mobile phone sales accounted for 38 per cent of all sales in the quarter ending September 30, just ahead of Apple’s 34 per cent.
Samsung's Galaxy Round marks change of gear for high-end smartphone market Wednesday, 9th October 2013
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Wednesday launched the Galaxy Round – the world’s first smartphone with a curved display. Samsung are hoping that the innovation will one day become flexible enough to make it unbreakable, making it ideal for the next phase of wearable technology. Curved screens have been at the forefront of Samsung’s bid to win the innovation war with Apple, who just last month, released the new iPhone 5S.
Apple sell 9 million iPhones during its opening weekend Tuesday, 24th September 2013
Apple said on Monday that it has already sold nine million new iPhones since the launch of the new iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C- nearly double the sales of previous releases.
Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 in the pipeline, according to sources Tuesday, 17th September 2013
Samsung are keen to carry on their wearable technology expanse as rumours surface that the technology giants already have another model in the pipeline. The long-awaited Galaxy Gear smartwatch launched a fortnight ago, but Korean news site Daum has reported that a new model of the watch could hit shelves as soon as January 2014.
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