Sunday, January 20th, 2013 at 6:28 am
Samsung and Apple pulled ahead in the global smartphone race last quarter, according to forecasts by analysts in a Reuters poll, while Nokia and others are expected to have fallen further behind.
Overall shipments of handsets are expected to have risen in the fourth quarter, with most of that growth dominated by Samsung. Analysts forecast the South Korean company shipped 61 million smart devices, up 71 percent from a year earlier.
Samsung forecast earlier this month that it expected to earn a quarterly profit of $8.3 billion on strong sales of its Galaxy handsets as well as solid demand for flat screens used in mobile devices. Samsung’s full results are due by Jan 25.Read more
Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 at 4:56 pm
In spite of the troubles its parent company is facing in the global markets, Research In Motion, the makers of the popular BlackBerry smartphones, today said it will top industry growth this year in India.
The parent Canadian company RIM, which has been fast losing its grip on the market of late to more agile players like Samsung and Apple, launched the BlackBerry Porsche, developed in association with Porsche Design, early this year globally. The phone is set to be launched here this evening.
Some of the specifications of P’9981 are the design by Porsche Design that comes with forged stainless steel frame, hand-wrapped leather back cover, sculpted QWERTY keyboard, and crystal clear touch display.Read more
Courtesy : articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com