Research conducted by IDC shows a decline in Samsung’s global smartphone shipments in Q2 2014, as emerging markets show a preference for lower-cost Chinese vendors.
What does Apple’s deal with IBM mean for the enterprise? Can Android for Work make a splash? We take a look at the battle for business affections driven by the BYOD trend and size up Android’s prospects of victory.
In a new ad, Samsung pokes fun at the iPhone 6′s promise of a bigger display.
Games in the Play Store that feature in-app purchases (IAPs) won’t be labeled as free anymore, as part of a set of measures that Google agreed to implement at the request of European authorities.
According to Radio Free Mobile analyst Richard Windsor, revenue generated by the Google Play Store is expected to surpass that of Apple’s App Store by 2018.
The eight-month old iPhone 5S significantly outpaced the Galaxy S5 in May 2014, the second full month of availability for Samsung’s flagship.
On Friday, China’s state run China Central Television (CCTV) deemed Apple’s iPhone a national security threat. The threat is due to Apple’s “Frequent Location” feature that is a part of Location Services on the iPhone. According to the Wall Street Journal, the fear is based around the information contained within this feature that would, in essence, enable anyone who had this information to know of China’s secrets. Apple has not commented on the report, but according to their support page, the feature can be customized or turned off in the device settings. Apple also claims that the information collected is only…
After Apple gets targeted by FTC over its in-app purchases, its top lawyer tips FTC about Google’s in-app purchase mechanism. Is Apple playing dirty?
Time to reset that “134 days without a Samsung ad attacking Apple” counter. To its defense, Samsung is still trailing Apple in the United States, the market where the commercial will be aired, so, hey, at least they take on the big guy…
Reports are coming out stating that Samsung is likely to have disappointing earnings for the second quarter of 2014. The earnings are expected to decrease due to smaller-than-expected shipments of mobile devices due to increased competition from global rivals.