Tag: market

Gadgets, Products

Best Wireless Headphones for 2023: Bluetooth and More

April 3, 2023


Picking out the best wireless headphones to suit your needs in no small task. With hundreds of wireless headphones on the market, searching through all of them to find the features you want can take a while. From full-size headphones, […]

News and Press

Huawei’s market share in China has halved in under a year

April 30, 2021

Via: Phone Arena

Huawei’s European smartphone business has been in freefall ever since it stopped releasing new devices with Google services support. Now, the latest market data shows that this freefall has spread to China. Huawei is no longer the biggest smartphone brand […]

Android Phone, Products

Samsung US talks up early Galaxy S8/S8+ demand as Korean pre-order scores are updated

April 12, 2017

Via: Pocket Now

Samsung has every right to be proud of the early consumer interest generated by the Galaxy S8 and S8+, both in Korea and the US, especially after last fall’s Note 7 debacle that many analysts expected to leave a mark […]

Android Phone

Huawei, LG, Nokia Challenge Smartphone Leaders

February 28, 2017

Via: MobilityTechZone

Samsung is at Mobile World Congress this week. But the smartphone market share leader is focused on introducing tablets as opposed to phones. Meanwhile, No. 2 smart phone player Apple has foregone the Barcelona event altogether, true to its style […]


Federated Identity, Wi-Fi Market Consolidation And Other Networking Trends To Watch For In 2017

January 18, 2017

Via: Wireless Xirrus Blog

2016 was quite a year for not only Wi-Fi technology, but also the Wi-Fi industry at large. From an unprecedented DNS outage that temporarily paralyzed the entire internet, to the evolution of federated identity for simple, secure access to Wi-Fi […]

Android Phone

Samsung Galaxy A series goes on sale ahead of schedule

January 13, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

Samsung kicked off this year’s smartphone announcements by introducing the Galaxy A3 (2017), Galaxy A5 (2017) and Galaxy A7 (2017) earlier this month. Disappointingly, the new A series doesn’t appear as though it’ll reach the United States any time soon, […]


Containers will be a $2.6B market by 2020, research firm says

January 13, 2017

Via: Networkworld Cloud Computing

The market for containers – which are used by developers to package applications – is “exploding” with a slew of startups looking to compete with legacy vendors who are increasingly prioritizing the technology. 451 Research is out with a new […]

News and Press

Facebook Reportedly Built a Censorship Tool for China

November 23, 2016

Via: Gizmodo

Facebook is building a censorship tool so that the company can return to the Chinese market in a move that has angered employees and caused some to leave, The New York Times reports. Facebook was banned from China in 2009. […]


Best Laptops: Holiday 2016

November 17, 2016

Via: Anandtech

It’s time for our latest look at the laptop market for the holiday season. Overall, there haven’t been a lot of changes since the last update, but there are some new additions to the list, and some venerable favorites have […]

Gadgets, News and Press

Smartwatch Shipments Nosedive In Q3 2016

October 26, 2016

Via: InformationWeek

Despite the launch of a new Apple Watch line, smartwatch shipments plunged more than 50% between the third quarter of 2015 and the third quarter of this year. The latest numbers from IDC appears to show a market in need […]


People really like their Apple Watches, customer satisfaction survey finds

July 13, 2016

Via: Boy Genius

J.D. Power is a well-regarded market research company that has been compiling customer satisfaction reports for all sorts of products for years. You’ve probably seen its surveys used to hate on Land Rovers, but the most recent results are about […]

Android Phone, News and Press

HTC Desire 10 may represent a cleanse in company’s mid-range strategy

July 11, 2016

Via: Pocket Now

While some of its best work comes at a high price, HTC does not want to leave any of its customers wanting. Given how the HTC 10 isn’t doing favors for the company, we think it’s a sore sign that […]

iOS, iPhone

Here comes the iPhone apocalypse and the end of Apple as we know it

March 21, 2016

Via: ZDnet

What Apple has is its brand — and customer loyalty to that brand. It sustains them, but it only lasts one innovation cycle at a time. An extinction event always comes at the end of that innovation cycle and they […]


How is Wi-Fi changing? What you need to know about Wave 2 and Google WiFi

August 27, 2015

Via: Timothy Liedel

As more consumers look for faster Wi-Fi speeds and technologies improve, there are more capable products hitting the market. For example, there is now a new Wi-Fi alternative available called Wave 2, which comes with an 802.11ac standard. This new […]

Gadgets, Tech

Beyond the smartwatch: The future of smart clothing

July 27, 2015

Via: itCurated

How many pieces of technology do you carry? As technology has proliferated so has the need to safely transport these devices. A whole industry has sprung up around this issue with cases and bags now available for every gadget from […]


​When does storage give way to the cloud, software?

July 27, 2015

Via: itCurated

Is EMC the canary in the enterprise storage coal mine as the cloud becomes more of an option? Perhaps. EMC’s second quarter earnings and 2015 revised outlook noted what could be construed as a turning point for the traditional storage […]

News and Press

PayPal to acquire money transfer service Xoom for $890M

July 2, 2015

Via: itCurated

PayPal is acquiring Xoom, an international money transfer service, in a deal that lets PayPal break into a new market worth an estimated $600 billion a year, the companies said Wednesday. PayPal is paying $25 per share in cash for […]


Android Lollipop market share closing in on the 10% mark, latest Google numbers show

May 5, 2015

Via: itCurated

Google just released its weekly Android version distribution numbers, and the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop is going for the 10% milestone, with a tiny help from the bleeding edge Android 5.1 update. That is almost six months after Lollipop launched […]

News and Press

Nokia denies plans to re-enter the consumer smartphone market

April 26, 2015

Via: itCurated

Nokia has just published a statement on its official company website claiming that it has “no intention to manufacture or sell consumer handsets”. Furthermore, the company also deemed as false recent reports that quoted a Nokia executive as confirming the […]


Did you know that the first phone with a 3D display was launched in 2002?

April 6, 2015

Via: itCurated

Remember the HTC EVO 3D and the LG Optimus 3D? We won’t blame you if you don’t. Back in 2011, they made headlines for being the first two globally-available smartphones rocking 3D displays, but they didn’t quite spark enough consumer […]