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  • Nokia Grabs More Market Share from Motorola [View article]
    Motorola's share of the pie was sliced by 7.3% to 14.6%, still good enough for second best, but increasing the likelihood of being surpassed by Samsung, which actually shipped more handsets. and
    Mar 3 08:09 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Nokia Grabs More Market Share from Motorola [View article]
    Samsung, which actually shipped more handsets. Samsung's market share rose 2.2% to 13.4%, as it was said to have "aggressively" built inventory in order to exploit Motorola's woes. This is a test of commenting in a really old article. Therefore, research director Carolina Milanesi said Nokia's market share could reach 40%, as it registered Q2 expansion in every region except North America. Overall industry sales increased 17% to 270.9 million units in Q2. Gartner lowered its full-year growth forecast to 14%, or 1.13B units.
    Jan 27 12:22 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Apple (AAPL) rumor mill is in full swing: 1) Bloomberg and The Verge report Apple is hoping to release an iWatch this year. Sources tell The Verge Jony Ive is spearheading the project, that a modified version of iOS will be used, and that battery life remains a challenge. Bloomberg reports the device will allow users to make calls and feature health sensors, while pointing out the watch industry is worth $60B and has a 60% gross margin. 2) iMore reports an iPhone 5S with a design similar to the iPhone 5 is slated for August, and a 5th-gen regular iPad might arrive in April. [View news story]
    Is the battery technology good enough to make a compelling useful iwatch that will not be dead as a doornail at 2PM every day ? They would have to limit features so much to account for battery life, I would not be an early adopter.
    Mar 5 03:19 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment