India continues to be one of the rare growth markets for the global smartphone industry after it lodged a 17 percent year-on-year increase in unit shipments in the second quarter of 2016, according to a new report from IDC. That growth came off the back of two successive quarters of shipment declines, …

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In a suit filed with the district court in southern Florida, BlackBerry alleges Blu infringes upon several of its patents relating to cellular connectivity and smartphone user interface elements. “As a result of its infringement, BLU has earned substantial revenue selling 2G, 3G, and LTE-compliant products that use BlackBerry’s technology. …

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IFA 2016 is just a few days away, and companies have started sending out Invites about their respective launches. Every September, tech firms from across the globe descend on Berlin, Germany, for the IFA consumer electronics show. This year is no different, so here’s what to look forward to at …

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According to a study by Gartner, while global smartphone sales rose 4.3% year-over-year in the second quarter to 344 million units, Apple’s iPhone is lagging the competition badly. Apple has now seen three consecutive quarters of negative smartphone sales growth, with Q2 sales falling 7.7% from last year. On the …

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IFA is coming, and one company that’s known for its longtime presence at the German trade show is Sony. The invitation that Sony sent out to the press for its September 1 IFA event points to a wide range of consumer electronics. Everything from smartphones, to consumer audio, VR, and of …

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Mobile World is organizing a three day  “India Mobile Diwali Expo” & Summit from  October 22-24, 2016 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The event is aimed at improving India’s pattern of the mobile phone industry chain to establish a robust Mobile Manufacturing Eco-System in India. This is going to be first of its kind Mobile …

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Mobile Based Payment systems have been on the rise in the last couple of years, with Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Android Pay betting largely on this new segment. Though adoption rates have been disappointing in a few countries, these companies have been trying their best to make users start …

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Apple plans to release its next-generation iPhone in the fall of 2016, and with a launch date fast approaching, details about the new device have been leaking out at a rapid pace. It could be a big change this year, as the iPhone 6S is underwhelming because it doesn’t bring …

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IFA 2016 will officially begin on Sept. 4th, but like usual, we can expect the big names to kick it off a couple days prior. And like clockwork, Samsung has just dropped a teaser with its event schedule – Sept. 1st from 11-12pm. Despite running Samsung’s own Tizen OS, the …

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Samsung has been criticized in the past for not updating its Android devices in a timely manner. The South Korean electronics giant, however, may be looking to change that starting with the new Galaxy Note 7. According to the Korea Times, Samsung Mobile president Koh Dong-jin said the company is …

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