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  1. Sony sees its anemic smartphone business as ‘indispensable’

    Sony Corp sees the smartphone business as indispensable to its brand portfolio…

  2. Piper Jaffray: 86 percent of U.S. teens plan to choose iPhone as next smartphone

    A newly-published survey of 8,600 U.S. teens found that a higher number than ever are hoping to make Apple’s iPhone their next smartphone….

  3. ACLU files complaint with U.S. DHS over unwarranted interrogation of Apple employee and attempted device search

    Today the ACLU Foundation of Northern California (ACLU-NC) filed a complaint with the Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on behalf of Apple employee…

  4. Ming-Chi Kuo: Apple’s next-gen iPhones will have significantly larger batteries

    Apple’s 2019 iPhone lineup could include new iPhone models with significantly more battery capacity…

  5. New adware with destructive capabilities infects hundreds of Android apps in Google Play store

    Researchers have uncovered a new adware strain that was running rampant on the Google Play Store…

  6. Energizer’s new Android phone has an 18,000 mAh battery. Yes, it’s a wee bit thick

    The Energizer Power Max P18K Pop promises up to fifty days of standby time between charges

  7. Cringely: ‘Everything is changing and nothing will ever be the same again’

    This is, I believe, my 22nd and possibly last year of looking ahead…

  8. Premium smartphones continue to fuel sales growth

    Although global smartphone demand declined three percent in 2018 to 1.44 billion, sales remain strong and reached $522 billion…

  9. When Apple’s iPhone doesn’t change, knock off-happy Android phone peddlers don’t know what to do

    Things are about to get weird…

  10. Analyst: Smartphone sales will stabilize or even rebound slightly in 2020

    Despite the chatter around flattening smartphone sales, sales of devices…

  11. Gartner: Apple’s iPhone unit sales suffered worst quarterly decline since first quarter of 2016

    Global sales of smartphones to end users stalled in the fourth quarter of 2018…

  12. IDC: Samsung edges Apple as smartphone woes continue with worldwide shipments down 4.9% in holiday quarter

    Smartphone vendors shipped a total of 375.4 million units during the fourth quarter of 2018…

  13. China’s smartphone market dropped 14% in 2018, with just under 400 million units shipped

    In 2018, smartphone shipments in China fell to their lowest level since 2013…

  14. Analyst: Apple may be headed for ‘serious ramifications’ from ‘superapps’ like WeChat in China

    A recent update of the WeChat app from Chinese tech juggernaut Tencent…

  15. 2019 iPhone could deliver big upgrades where it matters most

    This year’s iPhone refresh will bring big upgrades for some of the handset’s most important features…

  16. Smartphone production will plummet 19% this quarter – Credit Suisse

    A couple of weeks after Apple announced that its holiday quarter earnings would be dramatically lower…

  17. The maturing of the smartphone industry is cause for celebration

    Analysts reckon that the number of smartphones sold in 2018 will be slightly lower than in 2017…

  18. Is Apple at risk of becoming the next BlackBerry?

    BlackBerry once ruled the smartphone world…

  19. Apple’s revolutionary iPhone continues to own the premium smartphone market

    According to Counterpoint Research’s Market Monitor Q3 2018, the global premium smartphone segment…

  20. Beware: Some smartphone apps collect location data to sell to advertisers, retailers, and more

    The millions of dots on the map trace highways, side streets and bike trails…

  21. Can never be too thin? Battery-life of iPhones getting worse with each generation

    It’s not a problem specific to iPhones, but something seen with Android flagships too…

  22. Apple’s 6.5-inch iPhone Xs Max is making me neglect my iPad Pro

    I haven’t used my iPad Pro in days…

  23. This is what happens when you take away teenagers’ iPhones

    More than half of teens are worried they spend too much time on their iPhones…

  24. Apple’s 6.1-inch iPhone to feature A10 chip, DCI-P3 LCD display

    Details about Apple’s upcoming budget 6.1-inch LCD iPhone have leaked via the company’s own Xcode app…

  25. How global smartphone sales growth ground to a halt

    After years of rampant growth, the global smartphone market is slowing down as consumers wait…